Trends come and go, but these styles are here to stay. 

In today’s sneaker market, amidst constant collaborations and new releases, finding the shoe for you can be hard. Once you find a silhouette that matches your style, shopping for sneakers becomes stress-free. 

In today’s busy world, keeping up with trends is a full-time job. Gone are the days of buying pieces for your year-round capsule wardrobe, we’re in the era of fast-fashion and mass production. 

But, what if, instead of buying into every new trend and filling your shoedrobe with everything from Crocs and UGGs to Jordans and Dunks, you found a silhouette that matched your style and stuck with it. In 2023, invest in yourself with a pair of timeless sneakers to go with everything you love. Whether that is the sporty Samba or a retro-inspired Air Jordan 1, find the style for you with Laced. 

adidas Samba OG White Black

First released in 1949, the adidas Samba OG White Black is the fashionable football-inspired icon that sits amongst a trio of Three Stripes legends, including the Superstar and Stan Smith. Designed by adidas founder Adi Dassler ahead of the Brazil World Cup, the easy-wearing icon has slid its way into stylish wardrobes worldwide, withstanding the test of time. A forever on-trend, low-profile leather design matches a neutral colour palette, suede overlays and textured branding, making the Samba the perfect addition to every rotation

Nike Air Max 95 OG Neon

Edging into the cultural conversation through its distinct design, the Air Max 95 has developed a loyal fanbase and some high-profile wearers, including Brazillian football legend Rhonaldhinio Gaucho and Bella Hadid. The 95 was the first Air Max design to feature Nike Air cushioning to the forefoot, providing practical and aesthetic appeal and cementing the shoe’s place in the Nike history books. Inspired by the human body, this anatomy-inspired sneaker was designed by Sergio Lozano and is perfect for all-round wear. Dressed in the original Neon colourway, the first to be associated with the ‘110’, a nod to the shoe’s original price tag, the Air Max 95 OG Neon sees durable suede overlays matched with mesh uppers. These textured design features gently contrast with a wave-like side panel crafted to mirror human muscle fibres. A recognisable Nike Swoosh features on the sneaker’s lateral in a subtler take on Nike branding. 

Air Jordan 4 Military Black

Prioritising performance and style, the Air Jordan 4 Military black channels the on-court prowess of a sporting legend. The silhouette offers the perfect balance between history and hype by keeping true to the original design, composed from a mix of smooth leather and textured nubuck. Underfoot, a Nike Air bubble provides cushioning and a grip-grabbing textured rubber sole. Black lace stays and mesh panelling provide a textured contrast to set the shoe apart. A popular style, the Air Jordan 4 has seen numerous collaborative iterations, capturing the attention of rap greats such as Eminem and Travis Scott. Add the easy-wearing Air Jordan 4 military black to your rotation for a neutral take on a legendary shoe. 

Air Jordan 1 High OG Chicago Lost and Found 

Start off where it all began. Dressed in the classic Chicago colourway, a nod to the basketball great’s time with the Chicago Bulls, the Air Jordan 1 OG Chicago Lost and Found is the perfect tribute to Michael Jordan’s legacy on and off the court. A cracked white leather base features a perforated toe box to provide ventilation, layered with red and black detailing to playfully reference the lasting appeal of the silhouette. A classic Wings logo adorns the collar to pair with a stand-out Swoosh on the side panel in a nostalgic dose of Nike branding, as effective today as it was in the ‘80s. Grab a hardwood legend with the Jordan 1 Lost and Found. 

adidas Gazelle Indoor Blue Fusion

Another low-profile winner from the Three Stripes, the adidas Gazelle Indoor Blue Fusion pairs athletic versatility with premium materials. The adidas Gazelle Indoor Blue Fusion blends leather accents with gold detailing to forge an instantly recognisable display of sneaker design. A translucent gum rubber sole offers comfort alongside a textured tread for traction. A favourite amongst football fans and fashionistas, the Gazelle goes well with everything from shorts to suits. 

Nike Air Max 1 86 OG Big Bubble Red

A modern take on the Air Max that started it all. Released as part of Nike’s 2023 Air Max Day celebrations, the Nike Air Max 1 86 OG Big Bubble Red uses retro University Red colour blocking and visible Nike Air technology to make a statement. Now an instantly recognisable silhouette, the initial design process required some difficult decisions from a then fresh-faced Tinker Hatfield, who fought for Nike to lift the veil on the famous Nike Air bubble. Pick up a piece of history with the timeless Air Max 1 Big Bubble.

New Balance 990v4 x JJJJound navy 

Hailed as the original ‘dad’ shoe, the New Balance 990 provides comfort that can stand the test time. The collaborative New Balance 990v4 JJJJound, adds a dose of USA-made quality to your wardrobe, courtesy of the Boston shoemaker and Montreal design studio. Despite being a co-branded silhouette, the JJJJound 990 comes in a muted navy colourway, perfect for everyday wear. A cushioned sole provides comfort and impact protection, working with suede overlays and breathable mesh to provide both fashion and function. A navy New Balance logo completes the sidewall, offering on-trend comfort with every wear.