While fashion trends tend to come and go like a revolving door, very few prove to have the staying power to last more than a season or two at a time. Atop the short list of fads that have actually transitioned into "a way of life," though, is everyday athleisure style — activewear meets street fashion. It's cool, casual, comfortable, and convenient. And unlike the trends that require tricky styling maneuvers (like culottes or crop tops), nailing the sporty-girl aesthetic comes down to just one essential clothing item: proper footwear.
We've gone ahead and scoped out nine sneakers from activewear retailer SIX:02 that we’re pumped to add to our wardrobes in the months ahead. Whether you’re in for the subtle sundress-with-joggers ensemble or a maximized live-at-the-gym getup, check out the array of rubber-soled kicks that bring the sporty-chic look together. Let's step things up, shall we?