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Stylish Sneakers You Can Rock Up To Work In

Get away with wearing these lace-ups, even if you work in a corporate environment. The trick is to avoid looking like you’re headed for the gym (no graphic designs or bright colours) and keep it sleek, a monochromatic palette and with special, subtle details.
Sneaker, $79.90, Zara
The sneaker gets the grown-up treatment with laser cut detailing. Veja sneakers, $185, Rue Madame
Make a statement with ecological sneakers that are a hit with celebrities like Emma Watson and Marion Cotillard. Common Projects sneakers, $516, www.matchesfashion.com
For a pared-down, minimalist aesthetic, look no further than Common Projects. SBTG sneakers, $300, Surplus
Gold detailing and a hand-painted camo swoosh from this Singaporean sneaker customizer add subtle touches to the classic Nike Air. Onitsuka Tiger sneaker, $159, Zalora
With a slim sole and white-on-white design, this Onitsuka Tiger sneaker is great to wear with an immaculate shirtdress. Valentino sneakers, about $680, www.netaporter.com
Embellished with sequins and crystals, these are not your everyday running shoes. Sneaker, $54.95, H&M
Black ankle-high trainers are fashionable and functional, especially when paired with wide-leg pants and an architectural top. Dune sneakers, $62, ASOS
A flash of metallic gold and silver will add polish to a pantsuit ensemble. Guess sneakers, $199, Zalora
Velcro and platform soles may sound casual, but this is office-appropriate thanks to the black neoprene material and embellished buckles. Sneakers, $305, M.Gemi
Handmade in Italy, these comfortable leather sneakers are great to wear with a midi-length wrap dress.