Emily Ratajkowski is a variety of issues: a mannequin, an creator, a podcast host. After fastidiously observing her road model over the previous month, I am beginning to suspect that she can also be a sneakerhead.
Ratajkowski’s informal outfits have sometimes included a buzzy sneaker (just like the Adidas Samba), or been a number of the first to revive a pair that had beforehand been caught within the archives (the New Steadiness 550). Strolling round New York Metropolis this summer time, she’s performed each to a barely extra frequent diploma. A lot of the pairs she’s worn have proven an affinity for classic kinds, just like the Reebok Membership C 85 Classic or the Puma Palermo. She’s additionally dipped into kinds that rose to sudden recognition amongst trend insiders, like Salomon’s outdoorsy pairs. Alongside the best way, Ratajkowski has additionally supplied some inspiration for summer time outfits that may even make errands or strolling the canine really feel like a second—even when, and particularly as a result of, they revolve round sneakers.
The White Tennis Shoe
The pair Emily Ratajkowski has worn greater than another this summer time by my tally are probably the most basic: the white sneaker. Particularly, she laces up in Reebok’s Membership C 85 Classic mannequin.
Reebok lately introduced this model impressed by ’80s tennis sneakers again from the archives. Ratajkowski treats it extra like a minimalist, goes-with-everything strolling shoe than a workout-only pair. She’s worn it this summer time with every thing from denim cutoff shorts and a black tank high to saggy cargo pants and an outsized T-shirt.
The ’80s Revival Sneaker
Emily Rajakowski is not exempt from celebrities’ latest obsession with New Steadiness sneakers. As an alternative of the absolutely-everywhere 550s, she’s as a substitute spent the summer time within the low-top 574. (Hailey Bieber is one other notable fan of the identical model.) New Steadiness first launched this mannequin in 1988; the sneaker’s design hasn’t modified a lot since then, however its styling with a side-cutout uneven sundress for an informal stroll is totally new.
The Classic Colorblock Sneaker
Multiple ’80s sneaker has made it out of the archives and into rotation with Emily Ratajkowski’s informal day attire. She opted for this pair of mint and orchid Puma low-tops twice up to now month: first with a Danielle Guizio mesh mini gown and Loewe leather-based tote, then with a Wolford tube gown and Telfar jelly tote bag.
The Gorpcore Sneaker
Salomon’s XT-6 Superior sneakers have been designed for ultramarathoners competing in “harsh circumstances.” They’ve since been remixed via sold-out collaborations with Sandy Liang and MM6 Maison Margiela—the latter making all of it the best way to the 2023 Tremendous Bowl and onto Rihanna’s ft—and worn by Emily Ratajkowski as yet one more on a regular basis dog-walking sneaker. The thrice Ratajkowski wore her Salomons up to now month (that I’ve seen, no less than), she used them to finish one in all 2023’s most prevalent Y2k outfit formulation: a tight-fitting ribbed tank high or child T-shirt and a low-rise saggy jean.
Vogue Commerce Editor
Halie LeSavage is the style commerce editor at Harper’s BAZAAR. Her model reporting covers every thing from reviewing one of the best designer merchandise to profiling rising manufacturers and designers. Beforehand, she was the founding retail author at Morning Brew and a trend affiliate at Glamour.