Sensational Soles for Ladies

The original retro Gucci Ace sneaker from the 70s is constantly being reinvented and this version is given a touch of shine and dusting of sparkles.

A great pair of kicks instantly ups your street cred and designers worldwide are hot on each others heels in the quest to deliver the most energetic, sometimes outrageous, mixes of colours, textures and silhouettes.

This metallic version is made from quilted silver leather, has the unmistakable Gucci red and green web detail and embroidered gold bee, set on crystal-studded platform soles for that extra bit of height.

R16 586.28 excl. tax

www.farfetch.com

Martine Rose leopard-print basketball boots

Haul out your fierce animal instinct with these cotton leopard-print basketball boots from Martine Rose, which feature lace-up fastening, a textured leopard-print upper, raised orange platform soles and rubber toe caps.

R4 892.76 excl. tax

www.farfetch.com

Balenciaga Triple S sneakers

The perfect storm of cutting-edge glam and hardcore hip-hop culture. These sneakers balance clean, modern silhouettes with strong shapes and no-nonsense fluorescent pink, dark grey and white. The ridged rubber sole and contrasting panels are distinctive of this hugely popular ladies' shoe.

R11 150.44 excl. tax

www.ssense.com

Jimmy Choo gold sneakers

For the ultimate glamazon! You don’t really get more kick-ass glam than these dazzling gold woven Jimmy's. These lambskin sneakers feature an almond toe and a geometric three-dimensional platform sole – just for control. 

R12 920 excl. tax

www.jimmychoo.com

CHLOÉ Sonnie raised-sole trainers

Always effortlessly chic and sophisticated, Chloé’s sneaker designs are exciting but feminine. These magnificent beige leather colour block trainers with raised soles feature a lizard-skin effect, leather panels, a platform sole and grosgrain laces.

R8 219.35 excl. tax

www.chloe.com

Alexander McQueen glitter sneakers

Go glitterati with these leather, oversized glitter numbers made sporty-casual with their round toe, subtle silver branding and thick white rubber sole. Available in light blue and pink.

R5 533.98 excl. tax

www.ssense.com

Gravel Grazers for Gents

Fendi logo-trim sock sneakers

Sports luxe is perfectly crafted with these black Fendi sneaks. True to the brand’s DNA, they feature the FF-jacquard logo, this time on the stretch-knit sock upper. The chunky white rubber soles add just the right amount of street cred.

R12 545.55 excl. tax

www.farfetch.com

Nike Air Fear of God 1 sneakers

The ultra-clean, high-end silhouette of the Nike Air Fear of God 1 “Sail” brings urban sophistication to the street. The shoe screams “basketball performance model” crossed with luxury streetwear with its clean Sail (cream white) shade and mesh upper.

R14 455.26 excl. tax

www.farfetch.com

Nike Jordan ‘Why Not?’ Zer0.2

The Jordan 'Why Not?' Zer0.2 Basketball Shoe celebrates calculated chaos by combining materials and colours that shouldn’t, but do, work in perfect harmony. These come in four different colour variants.

R2 099.95 excl. tax

www.nike.com

Burberry leopard-print and leather sneakers 

A clash of smooth leather, suede and leopard-print cotton come together in this panelled Burberry sneaker. The logo-tagged Velcro strap and accentuated tread add just a touch of grit and attitude.

R7 902.87 ex tax

www.farfetch.com

Philipp Plein hi-top crystal sneakers

These rocking black hi-top sneakers are crafted from calf leather on the uppers and rubber on the soles. The all-over crystal embellishment and patent leather insets give the ultimate ghetto edge.

R24 518.50 ex tax

www.plein.com

Gucci Ace sneaker with Gucci Blade

This version of the classic Ace comes in distressed white leather with the Gucci Blade print along the side of the shoe in the brand’s red and green. The back of each shoe features a different-coloured leather accent, which is a distinctive Ace feature.

R11 030.53 excl. tax

www.gucci.com

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