Desire March 2019
Glam appeal is heightened by gleaming holographic-inspired accents, mixed stripes, and cone studs in this sporty-chic sneaker kicked up on a chunky Christian Louboutin red sole. $1,195. Christian Louboutin, Shops at Crystals, 3720 S. Las Vegas Blvd., Las Vegas. 702-418-3035.
Quite an unexpected mashup combines the graceful silhouette of a lace-up ballerina flat with the exaggerated, technically crafted sole of a sporty runner. Made from soft suede, this feminine hybrid keeps you light on your toes. $295. Coach, Forum Shops at Caesars, 3500 S. Las Vegas Blvd., Las Vegas. 702-651-0363.
Give a punchy, finishing touch to casual outfits with Ted Baker’s Astrias trainers. The suede and leather combo comes with eye-catching ruffle detailing and metallic touches for an oh-so-pretty take on sports luxe. $160. Ted Baker, The Forum Shops at Caesars, 3500 S. Las Vegas Blvd., Las Vegas. 702-369-4755.
These sportswear-inspired mountain trainers are distinguished by a perfectly balanced combination of materials and vibrant French blue colors. Available for men and women, they can be worn with a midi skirt or jeans to play with contrasts and bring charm to an urban look. Black, Midnight or Cobalt (shown). $475. KENZO, Wynn Las Vegas, 3131 S. Las Vegas Blvd., Las Vegas. 702-737-1010.
Love conquers all, including streets and walkways, with the embroidered “Loved” Gucci sneaker featuring the unmistakable signature blue/red/blue webbing at the sides. $670. Neiman Marcus, Fashion Show, 3200 S. Las Vegas Blvd., Las Vegas. 702-731-3636.
It’s all heart-and-eyes with the collaboration between Comme des Garçons and Converse’s canvas Chuck Taylor 1970s sneakers. These popular high-tops showcase the avant-garde brand’s signature motif, designed by New York artist Filip Pagowski. $135. Nordstrom, Fashion Show, 3200 S. Las Vegas Blvd., Las Vegas. 702-862-2525.