With Pantone’s latest reveal of 2019’s colour of the year, people are on the hunt for pieces with shades of Living Coral in their wardrobe. Described as “vibrant yet mellow”, next year’s color is “an animating and life-affirming coral hue with a golden undertone that energizes and enlivens with a softer edge”.
We’ve rounded up a selection of coral hued and accented footwear to make all your outfits fresh and on-trend for 2019. From city strolls to nature getaways, find the perfect shoe to make 2019 your best year yet!
Sneaker for the Fashion Girl
Keds Studio Leap Jersey (P3,495.00); Keds Champion Mini Brights (P2795)
Count on Keds to create sneakers for every leading lady.
Meet the Studio Leap, Keds’ answer to every on-the-go moment. Special attention was taken to ensure every component—from perforated footbeds to ventilated foam outsoles, provides superior breathability and flexibility in this incredibly lightweight and shoe.
Dress like a style champ with this sun-ready version of Keds’ most iconic style, the Champion sneaker. 100% cotton uppers keep things breezy and light, while braided rope-like laces lend a cool, coastal vibe in the Champion Mini Brights.
Merrell Solo AC+ (P_____); Sperry Sayel Away Washed (P3095); Saucony Originals DXN Trainer
The Merrell Solo AC+ is the shoe to wear to keep styling for the white sneaker trend. An ’80s classic reimagined, this shoe boasts vibrant coral accent on the heel for just the right pop, running shoe comfort, and Air Cushion + for heel-to-toe support. Every time you discover a new city, be sure to slip on this comfy pair to cover more miles in effortlessly.
For easy-to-wear slip ons in a worn and washed light coral tone, opt for the Sayel Away sneaker from iconic shoe brand Sperry. This go-to pair is the epitome of easygoing style, whereits lightweight cotton upper ensures comfort all day.
From Saucony Original’s Vintage Collection, the DXN Trainer was named after and designed with running legend and NYC Marathon champion, Rod Dixon, embodying the best of running in its generation. Now relaunched and decked with current day’s most stylish materials and colour way, the DXN has made its comeback from a running staple to a street classic in this awesome nude coral.
Complete your beachwear with the trendy style and comfort of the Skechers Cali Meditation Rock Crown sandal. It’s got a pretty rosegold rhinestone studded upper made of smooth synthetic nubuck in a slingback thong design. The soft upper texture, along with stretchable straps, and Yoga Foam foot bed guarantee you comfort for days!
Saucony Stretch and Go Breeze (P 3795);YOU By Skechers (P P3,995);
Saucony’s brand new Stretch & Go Breeze in peachy pink sports modern performance materials for all of your fitness needs. The elastic lacing system allows versatile fit while the FORM2U sock liner provides superior comfort and cushioning, an ideal shoe to kick off your style and fitness resolution in one shoe.
For a fresh take on a modern all-around shoe, meet YOU by Skechers, a footwear collection combining lifestyle and wellness. Designed for a diverse, on-the-go, this shoe features soft woven mesh fabric upper in a minimalist chic slip-on design. Catch it in this dainty neutral peach hue which has the subtlest satin shine.
Saucony Guide ISO (P 5995) ; Saucony Liteform Feel (P 3495)
If you’re on the hunt for a serious running shoe that looks great on and off track, the new Saucony Guide ISO is an excellent choice. The award winning Guide model has been setting the pace for stability running shoes for the past decade. Now the Guide ISO raises the bar again with an innovative ISOFIT design for a more refined fit. It also sports the EVERUNTopsole construction for enhanced energy return and continuous cushioning. Plus, coral accents from the shoelace, side logo and outsole add a touch of femininity!
For a more all around lifestyle sneaker, try on Saucony’s new Liteform Feel in a classy monotone nude coral shade. Visually dynamic performance meshmaterial offers a top shelf experience while providing an all day great look. Not to mention the FORM2U sockliner for comfort. This pair will go with almost anything!
Conquer new Heights
Merrell WaterproMaipo (P3,995); Merrell Agility Fusion Flex (P3995); Merrell Avian Light 2 Ventilator (P5095)
Make 2019 the year you explore. Add mountaineering to your bucket list and be sure to wear only trusted shoes to keep your hike safe. These hikers we’re featuring all have pops of coral to keep you looking cute as you conquer the outdoors!
Whether one is off to a mountain trail or chasing waterfalls, be sure they wear the newest WaterproMaipo, which allows one to thread fast on wet and dry terrain. It’s Vibram outsole and water-friendly non-marking siped sole makes it sturdy on wet or muddy surface, keeping any adventure safe and slip-protected.
Another great outdoor shoe from the Merrell line is the Agility Fusion Flex. If you’re off to try trail running, this shoe is equipped with FLEXconnect™ dual-directional flex-groove EVA midsole which flexes and protects for agility to excel from road to trail
For serious lady hikers, try theMerrell Avian Light 2 Ventilator in midcut boots style. This hiker is made for long days on the trail. The MSelect™ GRIP outsole offers great traction while its Air Cushion offers heel centered support and comfort.
The Saucony Stretch & Go Collection are now available at www.saucony.com.ph, Saucony stores in Glorietta 3 and Trinoma, Runnr stores in ATC and TriNoma, Olympic World ATC, Sports Central Megamall, SM Department Stores in SM North EDSA, SM Megamall, SM MOA, SM Cebu, SM Iloilo, SM Makati, SM Manila, SM Southmall in men’s sizes 7-12 and in women’s sizes 5-9.
For more gear made for city adventures, visit online at www.merrell.com.ph and Merrell stores at Glorietta 3, TriNoma, SM North EDSA Annex, Market! Market!, Robinsons Place Manila, Festival Mall, SM Dasmarinas, Marquee Mall, Harbor Point, SM City Cebu, SM Iloilo, SM City Davao, SM Lanang, Abreeza Mall, Gaisano Mall Davao, LimKetKai Mall, and Centrio Mall, select specialty & department stores.
Visit keds.com.ph and Keds stores located at Glorietta 3, U.P. Town Center, SM North Edsa – The Block, SM Megamall, Robinsons Magnolia, Robinsons Manila, Festival Alabang, SM City Baguio, Robinsons Ilocos, Ayala Center Cebu, SM City Bacolod, SM City Iloilo, Gaisano Mall Davao, and Centrio Cagayan De Oro. Also available in Complex Lifestyle Stores at Shangri-La Plaza Mall, TriNoma Mall, Eastwood Mall, Fairview Terraces, Uptown BGC, Glorietta 5, Alabang Town Center, Festival Supermall, Solenad-3 Nuvali, Marquee Mall, and Robinsons Galleria Cebu.
Sperry is available in Sperry stores located at Bonifacio High Street, SM Aura, Glorietta 3, SM Mall of Asia, Robinsons Place Manila, Estancia Mall, UP Town Center, Trinoma, Estancia Mall, Festival Mall, SM North Edsa The Block, Sperry SM Fairview, SM Southmall, SM Lipa, SM Baguio, Robinsons Place Ilocos, Ayala Center Cebu, SM Seaside Cebu, SM City Cebu, SM Iloilo, SM Bacolod, SM Lanang, Centrio Mall, and online at www.sperry.com.ph
Skechers is available at Glorietta 2, Trinoma, SM North Edsa The Annex, Ayala Malls Cloverleaf, Gateway Mall, Robinsons Galleria, Ayala Malls The 30th, SM East Ortigas, Market! Market!, SM Mall of Asia, Robinsons Place Manila, Lucky Chinatown, Alabang Town Center, Festival Mall, SM Southmall, SM Bacoor, SM Dasmarinas, Robinsons General Trias, SM Lipa, Fairview Terraces, SM Fairview, SM Pampanga, Marquee Mall, SM Clark, Vista Mall Bataan, SM Cabanatuan, Robinsons Place Ilocos, Ayala Malls Legazpi, Ayala Center Cebu, SM City Cebu, SM Seaside Cebu, SM Bacolod, SM Iloilo, SM Davao, Abreeza Mall, Gaisano Mall of Davao, Limketkai Mall and Centrio Mall.