Let’s be honest: the sneaker is the highly-coveted glass slipper of today’s generation – whether that may be snaking queues outside of footwear retailers or waiting rooms in the online space, there’s definitely a global sneakerhead crowd out there willing to cash out for a shiny pair of new kicks.
And thanks to the pandemic, sneakers have become our answer to comfort footwear, making these easy kicks even more desirable today.
Pre-Corona days, a projection by investment bank Cowen & Co. predicted that the global sneaker market valued at US$2 billion (S$2.72 billion) in 2019 would triple by 2025. In a recent study by premium sneaker marketplace Ox Street, Southeast Asia is expected to account for 40 per cent of global growth in the athletic footwear market.
Understanding the huge demand for sneakers these days, we’re here to help you find the perfect fit with the new drops this season. Scroll on below for some of the potential investment sneakers that you can fashionably zoom about it in IRL.