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17 Street Style-Approved Ways to Wear White Sneakers

If the white sneaker trend is right up your alley, you have one person to thank: Phoebe Philo. In 2010, the British designer took her bow at the Celine Spring 2011 show wearing white Adidas Stan Smiths and just like that, the return of the classic lo-fi trainers was sealed. 

In the four years to follow, white sneakers have been spotted on just about every street style star, stylist and fashion editor known to man — and the trend isn’t slowing down anytime soon. The reissued Adidas Stan Smiths are a crowd favorite. Ditto for Air Force 1 high-tops, Saint Laurent SL/06ers, Nike’s Racquettes and K-Swiss classics. The only question is: Can you kick it?

Click on the slideshow above for 17 different ways to wear the white sneakers trend.