Let us hazard a guess: If there’s one style of shoe you wore on repeat this year, it was sneakers. Whether running errands or heading into the office, it seems that nothing can unseat the style staple. In part, because they’re comfortable, but also because many designs feel more fashionable than ever before. And while we don’t want to play favorites, there are plenty of great styles out there, we know certain sneakers were must-buys for many of us.
Wonder which pairs of sneakers took the top spots in 2016? We decided to take a dive into the data. When we took a look at the styles you liked best from our stories over the past year, a few styles stood out as particularly popular. From the classics to a few newer styles, these sneakers were the ones that won your affection.
Read on to check out which pairs made the cut, and if you haven’t yet, grab a pair for yourself!
Just slide ’em on and go.
Sporty-cool trainers are great for weekends or workouts.
The perfect pick for the sporty-cool girl.
There’s a reason we always go back to the classics.
It’s safe to say, Stan Smiths are timeless.
A little dash of leopard print adds the right amount of cool.
High-tops you’ll want to wear for years to come.
When it comes to high-fashion sneakers, these take the top spot.
Curious to learn more about all things sneakers? See the trend no one saw coming in 2016!
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