You don’t have to be a hype bae or be into streetwear to know that fashion is head over heels for sneakers. You just need to type the word “sneakers” into our archive search in the past year alone to see how brands are rolling out design after design and in the most flamboyant and over-the-top ways.

So much so that we’re dubbing these designer sneakers as the new “It bags” and status symbols. As a teaser to the compendium of kicks that we have compiled for our October issue, we roped in dancer Stefanie Koh to bust some moves in them with her own original choreography.