These trainers are all you need on your feet this season to look effortlessly cool and will up your street-cred significantly. These aren't the trainers you wear to the gym; you’ll need another pair entirely for that.

From retro designs to high tops, express your style with these 6 winning pairs to keep you cool in 2016. Just check that there isn't a 'NO TRAINERS ALLOWED' policy on the door before heading out!



Go plush with lux suede

Adidas Stan Smith TrainersAdidas Stan Smith, Onix Mono Suede, £71.99, Office


The classic Stan Smith design in plush grey suede. The Stan Smith by Adidas made its debut as a tennis shoe in the 70s and is now an Adidas bestseller. This pair features a grey mono suede upper, leather collar, premium rubber sole and Stan Smith's face on the embroidered tongue tab.

Go casual with leather hi-tops

Vans Sk8 Hi Reissue Leather TrainersVans Sk8 Hi Reissue Leather Trainers, £70, Zalando


These Vans hi-tops are made for those wetter days with a 100% real leather upper. With lace-up front, chunky sole and signature branding you will never want to wear brogues again. These shoes need and deserve regular brushing with a leather protector. Style with mid-wash straight cut jeans and a checked shirt for an easy-going look.

Go clean cut in white pumps

Lacoste Endliner Gum Sole TrainersLacoste Endliner Gum Sole Trainers £79.99, Surfdome


It's too wet outside for white plimsolls but you might be able to get away with these if you avoid puddles. Keep it clean-cut and opt for bright white, simple design with the Lacoste gum sole trainers. The contrasting signature green padded cuff and logo and contrasting tan gum sole add serious style points.

Go retro with style icons

adidas Originals Hamburg Trainersadidas Originals Hamburg Trainers in Orange, £72, JD Sports


These iconic trainers inspired by football trainers of the 70s use a nubuck upper for premium comfort and support. The legendary three stripes take centre stage and the gum outsole will make sure your feet stay cosy and dry.

Available in a choice of colours they'll add some retro chic to any outfit, with a solid nod back to the mods. Style with a pair or skinny jeans and slim-fit tee to complete the look.

Go indie-cool with prints 

Nike Roshe One Winter TrainersNike Roshe One Winter Trainers, £75, Schuh


The Nike Roshe One Winter Men's Shoe is made with a cosy knitted upper inspired by aprés-ski jumpers, not only does the pattern look uber cool it keeps your feet warm too. The Solarsoft sockliner adds extra comfort.

Inspired by the practice of meditation and the concept of Zen, the Nike Roshe One epitomises simplicity. Style with grey skinny denim and an oversized woollen roll neck for an indie-cool look this season.

Go urban with unique detailing

Paul Smith Jeans Allegra Spot Hi Top TrainersPaul Smith Jeans Allegra Spot Hi Top Trainers, £145, ASOS


These unique Paul Smith hi-tops are something a bit different for your collection. Style with black skinny jeans and a black and white print t-shirt to create a quirky monochrome look.