Fashion sneakers are the perfect mix of style and comfort. Made for jeans & super cute with dresses and skirts, every girl needs a pair in her wardrobe. If you shy away from sneakers because they're too chunky, sporty or scruffy, think again. There are plenty of dress sneakers that will take you from day to night. You may never want to wear anything else! Here's a selection of stylish sneakers for big feet, with options for all budgets. Most go up to at least size 12 us (10 uk) & there's cute sneakers for size 13-15 us (11-13 uk) too.
Classic white sneakers go with everything & are always in style. Even better, this unisex style is available in all shoe sizes. Bored of basic white sneakers? Many popular styles feature stripe, heel or tongue accents. A subtle sneaker with a color pop is an easy way to brighten & elevate your look. Perfect with jeans, dresses & skirts, these sneakers go with everything.
You can't go wrong with these iconic adidas sneakers that have stood the test of time. The subtle perforated 3 stripes add interest to this flattering, streamlined shoe. All white too boring? There are 40 unisex color accents to choose from. If you're 11 us (9.5 uk), there's 17 more women's options too - including gold bling.$95 from Adidas →
Cult brand Veja's v motif sneakers are everywhere. Celeb fans include Kate Middleton, Katie Holmes & Meghan Markle. Good news: many styles are unisex, with some going right up to 48 eu! The sunny yellow Campo sneakers shown here are new out, go up to size 46 & will cheer up any outfit. TIP: I recently bought Veja Campos & recommend sizing down if in doubt. I'm a 42 rather than my usual 43.£120 at La Redoute UK →
Keep it old skool with these vintage inspired colorblock sneakers. As well as looking cool, mixing colors and textures is a clever way to minimise big feet. Check out more expert tips for flattering shoes here.
How cute are these? Hush Puppies have just relaunched their classic 70s sneaker for 2022 & I'm all in. Available in a range of bright & neutral colorways, they combine retro styling with modern materials & their unique Bounce footbed. What's not to love?$59.95 at Hush Puppies USA →
For a different take on the retro vibe, how about these cute beige print sneakers from Journee Collection. The mix of materials and colors is still neutral overall. Tres chic indeed.Reduced to $43 at Journee Collection →
These colorful sneakers from European brand Zivaano are designed especially for larger sizes & feature a flattering slightly wedged heel. They also come in a beige/rust mix for a more neutral look.€139.95 at Zivaano →
J Crew's funky colorful trainers are a best seller. Some colorways are sold out in large sizes right now due to an April promo, but this understated ivory gold version still has 11s & 12s as I write.$98 at J.Crew →
Want fashion sneakers that are more smart than casual? Metallic accents bring some bling & take you from day to night. Step up your sneaker game with these stylish looks:
Bronze accents elevate these sleek leather sneakers, which are at a good price point. The zipper adds interest & makes them easy on/off. Great if you're lazy about laces like me.€70/$75 at Cinderella Shoes →
The eye catching hot pink details make these luxe sneakers really pop. They come in several colorways, including a sophisticated gold, but some large sizes are sold out as of 25 April.£165 at Sante + Wade →
The criss cross woven leather pattern & gold accents make these Gabor trainers a little bit special. Even the laces have gold detailing. Dress these up or down for an effortlessly chic look.€145/$155 at Cinderella Shoes →
Pantone's color of the year for 2022 is very-peri, a pretty purple shade. So lovely lilac fashion sneakers are everywhere this season which makes a nice change. Choose pastel shades for a fresh, feminine look, or richer purple tones for a yummy color pop.
These mock-croc sneakers are a perfect pastel pop for Spring/Summer. I love that the laces are lilac too, for a subtle, streamlined look. Some find ASOS large sizes run small & they can sell out fast, so maybe order 2 sizes if you love these & are new to asos, as they offer free returns for most countries.£18 at ASOS →
Instantly brighten up your look with these stretch knit slip-ons from Torrid. The fresh lilac shade really shows off the textured knit pattern & they've a cushioned footbed for extra comfort. Torrid often run promos, so you may get a good deal too.Reduced to $27 at Torrid →
Brighten up your wardrobe Allbirds new limited edition lux purple colorway. These sustainable, lightweight sneakers are super soft and machine washable. Best of all, there's a 30 day trial so you can return them even after wearing them. Like most Allbirds, the Piper style is unisex. So, if your shoe size is bigger than 11 us (8.5 uk), order via the men's collection. Tip: if you use US sizing, your men's size is 1-1.5 size smaller.$105 at Allbirds →
Fitflop have just dropped new canvas seasonal shades of their popular Rally sneakers including this sweet soft lilac. I've these in suede & find them a roomy fit (full review here), so they may fit if you're size 9.5 uk / 11.5 us.£70/$85 at Fitflop →
For an ultra feminine take on fashion sneakers, ribbon ties instead of traditional laces are super cute. Ribbon sneakers are also popular with brides as reception shoes or for other special occasions, where you want to be comfy on your feet while you're dressed up to the nines. TIP: if you can't find ribbon tie sneakers you like in your size, you can get some fancy ribbon & replace laces in any sneakers with it. Coat the ends with a little clear nail polish to stop them fraying.
These gorgeous suede sneakers are made in Germany by premium brand Semler. Wide fitting, they come with a light cushioned insole. The neutral beige goes with everything and the ribbon ties are oh so pretty.€175/$190 at Cinderella Shoes →
These beautiful sequin sneakers with ribbon ties are from bridal shoe brand Perfect. They would also look gorgeous with summer dresses for any special occasion. Sold out in smaller sizes, 43 & 44 are still available as of 25 April 2022.£100 at Simply Be →
Who doesn't love a star motif? Bonus points for glitter too. A star doesn't just add a fun touch to your fashion sneakers - it's great for breaking up a longer foot too. Shine like the star you are in these cute kicks.
The silver heel accent & glittery star bring a bit of bling to these sleek white sneakers. An extra wide fit, they're a steal in the sale as I write.Reduced to $24 at Avenue →
These Alysia sneakers from Aussie brand Ziera look tres chic in this soft pink complete with a rose gold star. They also come in white, black & silver mixes with all styles featuring a special comfort footbed. Ziera do have US & UK websites, but they only seem to sell up to 43 eu outside Australia.$220 AUD at Styletread →
Slip-on sneakers are super convenient. Easy on, easy off - what's not to love? Well, some slip-ons won't win any style awards. I'll admit my super comfy Skechers slip-ons look a bit like slippers! But dressy slip-on sneakers do exist, even in large sizes:
Also available in a peachy rose gold, there's no mistaking these Sal slip-ons for slippers! A girl can never have too many sequins and these glam sneakers are a bargain at 60% off at time of writing.Reduced to $24 at Avenue →
Large sizes are sold out as of 25 April, but you can sign up to get an alert when your size is back in stock. NB LTS shoes run small, so order your EU size or go a size up from your usual UK/US size.Reduced to £36 at Long Tall Sally →
This slip on style does have a side zip, but there's an elastic side panel for easy on off too. The ornate floral pattern in the leather elevates the look & flatters long feet. They come in a range of colours as well as this versatile off-white.$118.95 at Shoebacca →