I am conflicted by the wedge sneaker trend. When I first saw celebrities and fashionistas in the above Isabel Marant sneakers or the Ash version, I thought they were hideous. However, some of my favorite bloggers have been wearing them and look adorable.
(Photo from Cheetah is New Black)
(Photo from The Londoner)
I also saw them all over the place in NYC. I think my favorite look was black suede sneakers and leather leggings. I can't tell if I am just getting used to them or if I actually like them. I understand the appeal of comfortable and snow appropriate shoes in a place like NYC or London or another city where you need shoes with rubber soles (for snow/ice) and are sick of Hunters. If I ever bit the bullet, I would start with a neutral and budget friendly pair like these Steve Madden sneakers. Living in a place that is less receptive to trends, I don't think I could ever pull them off (i.e. my husband would make fun of me). I will stick to the duck boot if I get sick of my Hunters, just like my bestie, who was inspired by one of
(Photo from Shut Up I Love That Shirt On You)
Do you rock the wedge sneakers or do you stick to more traditional cold weather gear?