When it comes to footwear, it doesn't get more classic than a pair of Converse. They're one of the few kicks everyone and their mother can rock. But when we think of what to wear with our Chuck Taylors, our minds usually get stuck in a jeans-and-T-shirt rut. And while the sneakers really do add the perfect effortless touch to that tried-and-true combo, there is a lot more to be done with such a style staple, especially in the summer months.
Ahead, we'll show you how to shake things up so you can wear your favorites all summer long. Step one? Go for an all-white pair to lighten up your look. (Bonus: Worn-in white shoes look doper the dirtier they get.) Step two? Click on the slideshow and see for yourself.