Forget Basic Chucks and Vintage Nike, We’re Craving Statement Sneakers for Fall

Sneakers have become a wardrobe must-have thanks to the popularity of sports-inspired style, not to mention their functionality and ability to transform basics into something cool and casual. We know you’ve got your slip-ons and your Chucks, your old-school Keds and your vintage Nikes — and we’re still fans of them all — but the one sneaker we’re coveting most for fall is the unexpected twist on classic style. 

Whether it boasts a metallic upper, a few spikes or an interesting print, the statement sneaker might be the only new fall shoe you need to buy. Check out our picks below, from high-fashion iterations to affordable styles.