Platform sneaker - the retro in a new look
If you're already sweating slightly, don't worry: the current platform sneakers are more understated, elegant and more in line with the spirit of the times. Nevertheless, we love the retro look of the platform kicks, which like the Ugly and Dad Sneaker bring a breath of fresh air to sneaker style.
The platform sole provides maximum comfort and cushions the steps. The height also makes the legs look narrower, with the chunky appearance creating an exciting contrast to light outfits. Whether worn with a chic dress or with casual jeans, the platform sneaker goes well with a wide variety of outfits and occasions.
High-Top Plateau Sneaker
Hardly any other brand is as well known for its High-Top Sneaker so well known as Converse. So it's no wonder that there are also platform sneakers from the American brand. They combine the classic canvas upper with a bulky midsole and a platform, which provides visual variety.
The special highlight of the Converse Run Star Hike Hi are the color accents, for example, on the grippy outsole or the pull-on loop. Thanks to the high-top, the model looks less clunky on the foot, which makes the kick easy to wear on different occasions. This platform shoe is the optimal choice for every sneakerhead who combines casual outfits and retro designs in his closet.
The classic platform sneaker
Whether with patterns, in bright colors or simply in black and white - the classic platform sneaker is an absolute go-to for every trendsetter who loves contrasts and wants to give his outfit that certain something (without having to sacrifice comfort). The Flatform Trainer is presented in different shapes and colorways, according to the motto: Wear the shoe that suits you best!
The classic platform sneaker cuts a fine figure with blue jeans and chinos as well as with a casual summer dress - in the truest sense of the word. The legs look slimmer, the shoes are in focus and give the outfit a casual touch. The adidas Triple Platform Low impress with an extra high platform heel. A must-have for every hypebeast.
Those who are concerned that the platform sneaker looks too clunky on the foot should take a closer look at the flatter flatform models. The Nike Wmns Blazer Low Platform are ideal leather platform sneakers for women with a classic sporty silhouette and a slightly thicker sole. These kicks have real potential to become your new beaters.
Platform footwear of a different kind: airy sandals and comfortable slip-ons
When it comes to making a fashion statement, these retros are hardly rivaled by any other shoe. Whether as a slip-on from Puma without laces or as a sandal from Nike - Shoes with platform convince with their versatile look. Here, the chunky platform heel forms a nice contrast to the otherwise rather summery look of the shoe.
The trainers with the high sole can be combined with skirts and dresses as well as with jeans or shorts. Eye-catching colorways and applications on the upper underline the special charm of the platform sneaker, which always offers the wearer maximum comfort - whether in summer or winter.