The humble sneaker is an always-on trend. Whether you’re wearing a midi dress, slouchy boyfriend jeans, or denim cut-offs, the sneaker is infinitely versatile. Over the years, we’ve definitely been through a rollercoaster of trends, from classic white adidas Stan Smiths, the timeless Dr Martens, to the retro dad kicks.
To celebrate summer, Remix and Hype DC handpicked three inspiring, young Kiwi women to kick on their favourite pair of Hype shoes and tell us a little about themselves.
Meet our Hype girls - Mera, Emma, and Sisi - each is an individual in their own right, but all share a common spirit that unites them. They all have a unique story, a strong sense of self and a genuine passion for sneakers.
Mera T. wears Nike footwear from Hype DC
Giving strong modern-day Matrix vibes in all black, our Hype girl Mera paired her Nike BLAZER MID ‘77 with a leather set. “I’m a Gemini, I love to wear black and these are my favourite Nikes” -Mera.
Emma Sofie wears Reebok footwear from Hype DC
A very sleek staple-wear. Emma has styled her Reebok Classic Club C 85 with a tartan, summery maxi dress perfect for the warmer weather. How divine does she look? “I love a good dad sneaker and I’m slowly building up my collection.” - Emma.
Sisi AKA Siposetu wears Dr. Martens from Hype DC
Going for that chill streetwear vibe, Sisi is wearing the classic black Dr Martens that never go out of fashion, styled with a black crop and casual sweats. It’s the perfect look for all the upcoming music festivals this summer!“I love my Docs because you can wear them with anything.” - Sisi
Sneakers have evolved a great deal, from the gym to the ultimate off-duty essential. Hype DC has got your back when it comes to the perfect pair of kicks tailored to your unique style. Whether you’re taking a step back in time with a classic style or opting for a modern sneaker interpretation, one thing’s for sure - Hype DC’s range of sneakers will instantly elevate your look. Head to your nearest Hype DC store or find your perfect pair online now!