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Dresses and sneakers are one of those timeless combos that go together like peanut butter and jelly—especially during summer. Not only are the styles great on their own, but they’re proven to be even better together — working in harmony to create a sporty-chic ensemble that can take you from the airport and office to post-work cocktails and beyond. Time to keep you comfortable And Looking effortlessly cool while doing it.
Pairing a dress with sneakers is style versatility really Endless Also, thanks to the pandemic, we’ve all developed a greater affinity for more casual fashion — often opting to sport a pair of trainers on our weekly outings, rather than a steep set of heels. And let’s be real: that’s when life came back In most cases Back to normal, it’s still hard to let go of the cushioned comfort provided by a well-worn pair of tennis. Fortunately, with the dress and sneaker combo, you don’t have to.
With so many trendy fashion retailers like Free People, Zara, H&M and Nordstrom, it’s easier than ever to find a staple set of sneakers to go with an outfit – and vice versa. From maxi dress styles to bodycon slips, sleeveless frocks and more, you can pair almost any casual outfit with sneakers to create the perfect daytime, summer outfit.
To inspire some new outfits this season, we’ve searched for the best pieces to match your favorite sneakers, like minis (and high-tops), midis (plus slip-ons) and maxis (with classic canvas). Regardless of your style preference (we’re especially partial to pairing white sneakers with dresses for everyday wear), there’s an outfit combo that’s perfect for you to inspire summer. So, grab your favorite sneakers and check out our outfit picks.
— Additional reporting by Morgan Ashley Parker