Five great... trainers

PUBLISHED : Monday, 05 February, 2007, 12:00am
UPDATED : Monday, 05 February, 2007, 12:00am

These vintage-inspired trainers may be modern, but they feature a trompe l'oeil pattern of a retro style on the sides. White leather trainers with rubber soles (HK$1,900) by Neil Barrett from Joyce, Queen's Road Central, Central, tel: 2810 1120

Old-school is back. These classic monochrome trainers have a glossy leather upper. Caramel Gazelle trainers (HK$650) by Adidas from Lane Crawford, IFC Mall, Central, tel: 2118 3388

Silver is spring's hottest colour and this pair of high-top trainers feature a bold stripe against white. White leather trainers (HK$4,100) from Dior Homme, 1 Peking Road, TST, tel: 3417 3002

Luxury and sportswear merge in this pair of leather trainers with tan calfskin colour-blocks, a red quarter (heel) and velcro strap over the laces. Black calfskin trainers with white rubber soles (HK$5,500) from Hermes, the Galleria, Central, tel: 2525 5900

These sculpted trainers have red-and-white trim and grommet lace holes. The laces are partly covered with a white flap, and there's a red-stitched logo on the side. Tan leather trainers with moulded white sole (HK$2,900) from Dolce & Gabbana, Alexandra House, Central, tel: 2877 5558