3 Unique Ways College Girls Style Athletic Sneakers

Welcome to our new college girl style series! We partnered with our sister site College Fashionista to share the trends and styling tricks their fashionable contributors are spotting on campuses. Up next: How to style cool athletic sneakers.

There is no denying a certain shoe style is having a major fashion moment. From celebrities sporting them on the street to designer brands having them in their collections, sneakers are everywhere right now. The sneaker renaissance in the age of athleisure means looking good while being comfortable—the ultimate fashion win-win. While the classic styles by brands like Converse, Adidas, and Nike continue to reign supreme today, more daring fashion trends of late have made room for more eclectic sneakers to take to the streets.

The University of Toronto’s massive downtown campus warrants a pair of kicks that can get you from Point A to Point B quickly, but that doesn’t mean you need to forgo serving a killer look in order to make it to class (relatively) on time. Evidenced by these Toronto students, the sneaker styles we all know and love are perfect for anyone jetting around a big city. So, go ahead, and ditch your usual go-to flats this spring—making the switch to sneakers will be one sartorial choice you won’t regret.

Go on to check out three of our favorite ways to style athletic sneakers now—and shop must-have pairs, too.