Want to get your casual wardrobe right? You’re going to need a great pair of trainers. With so many new sneaks being unleashed into the world every week, finding the ones that are actually worth owning can be a proper chore. But don’t panic: the GQ fashion team are here to help with our weekly guide to the best trainers we’ve seen over the past seven days.
From the latest Vans collaborations to limited-edition Nike and Adidas trainers that have, you know, been made to actually run in, this feature is our ultimate guide to finding a brand-new pair of kicks. And if you’re still not sated after this lot? Check out our guide to all the greatest men's trainers of 2019 for even more.
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Puma x Ader Error Trailfox Overland
The next drop in Ader Error's hook up with Puma is about to arrive and it's perhaps the best yet. £135. At End Clothing. endclothing.com
Inspired by military training shoes from the Second World War, these might not be suitable for 6am army boot camp, but will definitely give you some serious street cred. £189. At End Clothing. endclothing.com
Li-Ning Furious Rider Ace 1.5
Just because it's autumn, it doesn't mean you need to bid farewell to the bright colours you've been rocking all summer. Our top pick to carry you into the cooler months? These kicks from Chinese brand Li-Ning. £175. At Offspring. offspring.co.uk
Christian Louboutin Aurelien trainers
Crafted in Italy, these are super luxe and will elevate your sneaker game to a whole new level. £1,010. At Browns. brownsfashion.com
Palm Angels trainers
These Palm Angels trainers will add serious heat to any look you rock this autumn. £265. At Browns. brownsfashion.com
Rick Owens x Veja trainers
Rick Owens’ collaborative collection with Veja has been supremely popular and these are our favourite kicks from the line-up. £230. At matchesfashion.com
7 Moncler Genius Hiroshi Fujiwara trainers
As part of its Genius Project, Moncler has teamed up with Hiroshi Fujiwara, the man behind Fragment. The best bit about these trainers? They're making a very strong case for Velcro, proving it's not just for children. £429. At End Clothing. endclothing.com
Converse All Star Hi 70s trainers
While patchwork might remind you of that blanket your grandmother made you when you were four years old, we're totally obsessed with these multicoloured corduroy trainers. £74.99. At Offspring. offspring.com
Dolce & Gabbana Portofino trainers
Not making it to Portofino this autumn? No, nor us. Instead, buy these trainers. £675. At Browns. brownsfashion.com
Ami Basket Basse trainers
Founded in 2011 by Alexandre Mattiussi, Ami has become one of the hottest catwalk collections on the Paris Fashion Week roster. Not only excellent for winter-warming oversized coats, it also does mega trainers. Case in point, these Basket Basse kicks, which are a wardrobe essential. £375. At matchesfashion.com