The ever so popular chunky sneakers show no signs of slowing down as we enter a new decade. 2020 introduces a wealth of new designs, silhouettes and technical detailing in a bid to add fresh new energy to the oversaturated trend.
While the Balenciaga Triple S will always be on the top of my chunky sneaker wish list, my bank account has other plans for how I spend my money this year. Instead, I am opting for the cheaper alternative from the high street.
Where to buy the best chunky sneakers this season:
The new sneaker from Bershka features a mix of mesh and suede-like panelling. The trainer features a pronounced gel chamber, intricate lacing detail in a monochromatic sand colourway,
The new sneaker from Zara is a celebration of neutral colours. The style features a track sole, multi-fabric panels and eyelet detailing.
Chunky sneakers can be styled in a streetwear look or worn with tailoring for an unexpected style aesthetic.
The venture sneaker is Veja’s take on the popular sneaker trend with a mixture of rubber, leather and ripstock fabrication. It is detailed with the classic V and embossed logo at the back.
An evolution from the intruder, the raider sneaker style comes in a low profile with a trail grip rubber sole.
For the fall season, Zara has introduced a new sneaker silhouette made of a multi tonal coloured colour story.
This sneaker from Pull and Bear adds a technical edge to the chunky sneaker. Featuring intricate cut-out details framing the laces with exaggerated sole extending further past the back of the trainer.
The iconic converse all star is reimagined with a chunky gummed sole breathing new life into this classic footwear staple.
A seasonal interpretations of the chunky sneaker with contrast white stitching. The black colour scheme is interrupted with spots of colour for a neon like effect.
The Intruder from CAT is the embodiment of sturdy footwear with a workwear edge. The Intruder nods to a previous design from the ’90s updated to fit perfectly into the chunky sneaker trend in typical CAT fashion.
Available in 4 classic colourways, the chunky trainer from Selected celebrates texture. Boasting a mix of leather and suede to create a luxurious modern interpretation to the chunky sole sneaker.
The Marvin sneaker puts mesh at the centre of the sneaker design. They are detailed with an exaggerated two-tone rubber sole and a mix of suede and smooth leather.
What are your favourite chunky sneakers to wear?