As temperatures rise and the allure of getting outside becomes impossible to resist, we’ve rounded up the best new sneakers to see you transition into summer gear.

Just when it looked like the sun had gone on permanent vacation, leaving us all with skies grayer than George Clooney’s hair and the kind of gloomy weather that makes our daily routine one that revolves around the couch and the last Netflix documentary to watch in bursts, spring has finally arrived and with it, the rays of the sun. Although the imminent arrival of a third La Nina is only a few weeks away, it just means that when temperatures rise and the exterior proves inviting with lush, heady greenery demanding urgent attention, these are not not things to take for granted.

But as with everything in life, to really get the most out of an experience, you have to dress up and when it comes to enjoying nature in all its glory and glory, you have to dress your feet first. comfortable sneakers. When it comes to transitioning into the warmer months, we look for shoes that are still comfortable with adequate cushioning, but ultimately lightweight with greater breathability to avoid the dreaded sweaty sock situation that will leave your toes looking like wrinkled prunes.

Thankfully, top sportswear brands have continued to deliver sneakers that not only flaunt cutting-edge technology and innovations in design, but also make for a stylish pair. These are the shoes that will take you easily from the office to the gym or from the trail to the pub. Where it was once considered a fashion faux pas to be caught dead in joggers and jeans, think again – these are the shoes we’ll wear with everything.

So if you’re in need of a wardrobe refresh with sneakers that will see you through the summer months, look no further. Here is our selection of the best.

under protection

Under Armour, UA Flow Synchronicity running shoes


Let Under Armor seamlessly merge function and style. These shoes offer excellent support and a particularly comfortable lightweight design.


Ecco, Therap Women’s Trainers


With its ethos on sustainability, Ecco is a brand that seeks to make a positive change in the world, while ensuring you look good in the process. These sneakers have a soft inner lining for added comfort.


Nike, Air Zoom Pegasus 39


Loved by athletes and recreational joggers, the Air Zoom Pegasus 39 offers a lightweight design with underfoot cushioning and dual Zoom Air units to give you a spring in your step.

Hoka One One

Hoka One One, Bondi 8 for Women


With its ultra-cushioned sole that allows for a super comfortable glide, the HOKA Bondi 8 is a game changer when it comes to running shoes. The foam is soft and lightweight, making it a great summer staple.


Adidas, Stan Smith Shoes


Because how do you look beyond a classic? With its globally recognized silhouette, the Stan Smith has become a go-to choice for everyone, whatever the season.

New balance

New Balance, Fresh Foam X 1080v12


Although this sneaker offers incredible performance for those who love to run, its comfort and design also make it a great choice for all other activities. With incredible underfoot cushioning and foam applied to larger areas of the midsole, it allows for greater flexibility.