Couture Sneakers! Will you wear it?

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Did Raf Simons and Karl Lagerfeld have tea together one day and decided that they should both use sneakers as the footwear for both their couture shows? While Dior only had a few pairs on the runway Chanel‘s show is entirely sneakers sneakers sneakers. You never see models that happy before hopping down the stairs and the collation feels extremely youthful with the sneakers. Sports shoes and couture, odd but that works. Fyi each pair of those Chanel couture sneakers reportedly took 30 hours to make.

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[Images: – top row: DIOR, bottom row: CHANEL]