As the invitations for office soirées start rolling in, it’s time to prepare your wardrobe for party season. Whether you’re heading to dinner or the dance floor, we’ve curated a selection of essentials you can reach for time after time. Long gone are the days of sparkles, sequins and suits — look to refined styles that transcend the ever-changing trends. Including options from the industry leaders, here’s five smart sneakers for office parties and beyond.

Nike Air Force 1 Low 07 White

A timeless style that’ll slip effortlessly into your rotation, the Nike Air Force 1 Low 07 White finds the balance between smart and classic. With a clean white design, it’s crafted with supple leather and signature Nike branding. To finish, advanced Air cushioning provides the ultimate comfort for day-to-night wear.

Air Jordan 1 Mid Smoke Grey Black

A lesson in versatile styling, the Air Jordan 1 Mid Smoke Grey Black is a must-have for the festive season. Adorned with exposed stitching and neutral shades, a mid-top collar provides extra coverage. Complete with functional laces that put you in control of the fit, wear yours with anything from jumpers to jeans.

adidas Samba OG Black White Gum

One of the most in-demand silhouettes from 2023, the Samba takes on an elevated aesthetic with the adidas Samba OG Black White Gum. Staying true to the original design, it comes with Three Stripes branding and gold-tone lettering. Fitted with a gum sole that offers endless durability, make room in your wardrobe for this sought-after style.

Air Jordan 4 Retro Frozen Moments

Boasting subdued hues throughout, the Air Jordan 4 Retro Frozen Moments promises to pair with everything in your collection. Putting a premium spin on the basketball icon, suede, leather and breathable netting decorate the upper. Topped with instantly recognisable logos, this AJ4 is a fail-safe option for Christmas parties. 

Yeezy Boost 350 v2 Onyx

Mastering minimalism and simplicity, the Yeezy Boost 350 v2 Onyx is suitable for every inclination. Made with flexible Primeknit, a mesh stripe graces the sidewall and a practical pull tab updates the heel. Underfoot, a Boost-cushioned sole and textured tread deliver guaranteed support.