How to Wear Converse Sneakers in 2020

If there's one sneaker brand in the world that has achieved total stardom, it's Converse. There's something about being able to say you've worn the same sneaker style your whole life that just warms the heart. Although Converse shoes haven't changed for years, the trends from the time you started wearing them to now definitely have. That's why the best way to wear these sneakers right now is by pairing them with the most forward and fashionable styles that have made their mark on 2020.

Wear Converse with trends that make people stop and stare, such as faux-fur coats over sweatpants, zip turtlenecks with vinyl pants, and corset belts galore. These outfit ideas came to us through the street style elite, each of whom wears Converse in the most inventive of ways. Let their continual evolution of these timeless shoes inspire you to get creative when it comes to those other classic pieces in your wardrobe as well. Keep reading to see the most current ways to style Converse.


Casual Neon Pieces + Converse
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Floral Maxi Dress + Converse
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Tie-Dye Shirt + Wide-Leg Trousers + Converse
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Sweater + Long Shorts + Converse
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Long Faux-Fur Coat + Poplin Blouse + Sweatpants + Converse
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Trench Coat + Trousers + Converse
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Belted Jacket + White T-Shirt + Printed Skirt + Converse
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Graphic T-Shirt + Lace-Up Corset + Tapered Pants + Converse
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Blazer + Cargo Pants + Net Bag + Converse
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Chunky Knit + Vinyl Pants + Converse
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Stripe Dress + Colorful Converse
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Shearling Jacket + White Jeans + Converse
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Bra Top + Plaid Pants + Converse
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Gingham Crop Top + Sailor Pants + Leather Belt + Converse
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Lauren Eggertsen is currently the editorial director of Who What Wear and has worked at the company for over eight years, where she started as an associate editor and has since worked her way up. Lauren has over 10 years of experience in the fashion editorial space, starting her career with internships at Marc Jacobs, Marie Claire, and The Zoe Report, where she was later hired as their editorial assistant. Lauren has worked in the Los Angeles and New York Who What Wear offices but currently calls L.A. home. It is here where she leads and manages Who What Wear's fashion team and oversees all day-to-day editorial content and large tentpole moments. This includes all of the runway, trend, and shopping-driven content that ultimately helps to build a strong brand reputation within the industry. Lauren's role also includes helping to set the fashion direction for all original photo shoots and often styles many of the celebrity cover shoots, including big names like Kaia Gerber, Normani, and Kristen Stewart.

She has also attended multiple fashion weeks, including New York, London, Milan, and Paris, where her personal style has been featured on sites such as Vogue, Harpers Bazaar, and Elle. She prides herself on discovering and supporting small brands and on her knack for a good vintage shopping find. When she isn't working, she enjoys researching and dining at reputable restaurants around both her neighborhood and the globe.