SAVOIR FLAIR: The Sole DXB Edit

SAVOIR FLAIR: The Sole DXB Edit

Sole DXB, Dubai’s leading urban and sneaker-culture event, is just around the corner, which means that nailing the athleisure look has never been so crucial. Savoir Flair, the Middle East’s leading online fashion magazine, breaks down the look, highlighting the key pieces you need to buy and the best sneakers to wear with them. 

The Bomber Jacket

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An easy way to work the athleisure trend at Sole DXB is by adding a bomber jacket to your look. Think outside the box and pair a printed or colorful jacket with a plain dress.

JADED LONDON//Colour Block Printed Bomber Jacket//595 AED/SAR

JADED LONDON//Colour Block Printed Bomber Jacket//595 AED/SAR

GLAMOROUS//Bomber Jacket//255 AED/SAR

GLAMOROUS//Bomber Jacket//255 AED/SAR

GINGER//Embroidered Bomber Jacket//189 AED/SAR

GINGER//Embroidered Bomber Jacket//189 AED/SAR

Hoodies & Sweaters

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To make this look more feminine and interesting, opt for an unexpected design and add a pair of statement earrings.

ADIDAS ORIGINALS//Trefoil Sweatshirt//270 AED/SAR

ADIDAS ORIGINALS//Trefoil Sweatshirt//270 AED/SAR

TOPSHOP//Cropped Slogan Hoodie//170 AED/SAR

TOPSHOP//Cropped Slogan Hoodie//170 AED/SAR

MANGO//Slogan Sweatshirt//159 AED/SAR

MANGO//Slogan Sweatshirt//159 AED/SAR

Track Pants

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For a cool, fashion-girl approach, wear your track pants with heels instead of sneakers. Make sure you choose a pair that you can walk around in comfortably.

ADIDAS ORIGINALS//Cirandeira Sweatpants//270 AED/SAR

ADIDAS ORIGINALS//Cirandeira Sweatpants//270 AED/SAR

ADIDAS ORIGINALS//Superstar Sweatpants//255 AED/SAR

ADIDAS ORIGINALS//Superstar Sweatpants//255 AED/SAR

MISSGUIDED//Tie Waist Satin Joggers//120 AED/SAR

MISSGUIDED//Tie Waist Satin Joggers//120 AED/SAR

Feminine Sneakers

If you describe your style as “ladylike” and admit to only wearing sneakers to the gym, these easy-to-wear, feminine pieces will be a good starting point for your Sole DXB look. 

ADIDAS ORIGINALS//Gazelle//375 AED/SAR

ADIDAS ORIGINALS//Gazelle//375 AED/SAR

BLINK//Strap-on Sneakers//130 AED/SAR

BLINK//Strap-on Sneakers//130 AED/SAR

COCO//Metallic Lace Up Sneakers//160 AED/SAR

COCO//Metallic Lace Up Sneakers//160 AED/SAR

Classic Sneakers

You just can’t go wrong with a pair of timeless, classic sneakers. These styles will look cool with just about any look, from tailored pieces to romantic dresses.

NIKE//Genicco//299 AED/SAR

NIKE//Genicco//299 AED/SAR

VANS//Old Skool Sneakers//289 AED/SAR

VANS//Old Skool Sneakers//289 AED/SAR

REEBOK//Cl Lthr Crepe Neutral Pop//375 AED/SAR

REEBOK//Cl Lthr Crepe Neutral Pop//375 AED/SAR

Sneakers for the Extrovert

A pop of color, like Nike’s highlighter hue, is guaranteed to look cool when paired with an all-black look. For a bolder outfit, the ‘Gazelle’ is a great option to keep your look tame but still cool.

ADIDAS ORIGINALS//Gazelle//375 AED/SAR

ADIDAS ORIGINALS//Gazelle//375 AED/SAR

NIKE//Air Huarache Run Ultra BR//649 AED/SAR

NIKE//Air Huarache Run Ultra BR//649 AED/SAR

NIKE//Genicco//299 AED/SAR

NIKE//Genicco//299 AED/SAR

Fashion-Girl Sneakers

An experienced fashion girl can incorporate all of the season’s trends into a single sneaker look. Whether you opt for velvet, a light-up sole, or tweed, your outfit will be both on point and on trend for Fall/Winter 2016.

DOROTHY PERKINS//Casual Sneakers//150 AED/SAR

DOROTHY PERKINS//Casual Sneakers//150 AED/SAR

REEBOK//Cl Lthr Quilted//365 AED/SAR

REEBOK//Cl Lthr Quilted//365 AED/SAR

COCO//Light Up Sole Sneakers//150 AED/SAR

COCO//Light Up Sole Sneakers//150 AED/SAR

Sneaker-Head Styles

A true sneaker head needs to keep up appearances and make a statement with her footwear. Classic high-tops or new releases will give out the in-the-know vibes you’re looking for. 

NIKE//Recreation Mid//369 AED/SAR

NIKE//Recreation Mid//369 AED/SAR

NIKE//Kwazi//499 AED/SAR

NIKE//Kwazi//499 AED/SAR

REEBOK//Hayasu//425 AED/SAR

REEBOK//Hayasu//425 AED/SAR

LABEL LOWDOWN: LAZY OAF

LABEL LOWDOWN: LAZY OAF

AROUND TOWN: Sole DXB is coming

AROUND TOWN: Sole DXB is coming