Six Essential Summer Sneakers

Updated: Aug 13, 2020


The sun has come and gone - in intervals - giving us a glimpse of what we can expect for the upcoming summer months, that is, if we actually get a summer here in the UK. Now's the time to stock up on some essential sneakers or experiment with whatever happens to be in your collection already. Let's get to it.


Nike Air Force 1 Lo White

1. Nike Air Force 1 Lo

The ultimate summer sneaker, you know when you see a handful of lads rocking them, summer hasMXLLS​ arrived. Everyone needs a simple, yet wavy pair of white sneakers for summer, and these are a great choice.

Adults: Footasylum - JD - Size - Nike - Zalando

Kids: Footasylum - JD - Nike - Pro: Direct Select

Fila Disruptor II White

2. Fila Disruptor II

If you want a dad shoe, this is where it's at. A chunky silhouette and body that is the perfect addition to any collection. Also, if you're a bit on the short side these are a great source of height.

Retailers: ASOS - FILA - JD


3. Nike Benassi Slide

Slides are definitely not sneakers, but it was inevitable that they'd end up on the list. The ideal footwear for a chill day or a holiday. They' both comfortable and student friendly, so if you do end up grabbing a pair, check out UNiDAYS to get a discount.

Retailers: Footasylum - Soletrader - JD - Nike

Reebok Workout Plus

4. Reebok Workout Plus

The Workout Plus is an alternative or better sneaker, depending on how you choose to look at it, when compared to the Yeezy Powerphase Calabasas. Take it back to basics with this sneaker, want 15% off? Head over to UNiDAYS to claim it when you cop them from the Reebok online store!

Retailers: Footasylum - Reebok - Schuh - Zalando - Pro: Direct Select

Converse All Star High Black & White

5. Converse All Star High

The only high top sneaker we will cosign for summer, an essential for any and ​​everybody. Converses will always be that one sneaker you either had when you were younger or copped in your later teenage years. Perfect for that festival look.

Retailers: Footasylum - Schuh - Office - ASOS

Nike Air Max Plus Black & Gold

6. Nike Air Max Plus

Since this is the twentieth birthday of the Air Max Plus, we've saved the best for last. Why not treat yourself to a pair this summer? To understand why we rate this particular sneaker so much click here. Take care of these properly, and they will last forever. If you do, they'll be a part of your summer sneaker rotation for many years to come.

Retailers: Nike - Foot Locker

One key thing to remember is to make use of UNiDAYS, especially if you have it. Save some coins this summer! Make sure you're summer ready with any of these sneakers above. Until next time.

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