The running shoe used to be about running. With their functional soles, big panels and OTT detailing they scored pretty low in the style stakes. Shoes you don't mind wearing in the park but want to keep well away from the rest of your wardrobe.

But that was then. Thanks to the latest lightweight technology, the simpler free running shoes and the never-going-to-go-away taste for vintage running shoe design and it's no surprise that running brands are offering more wearable styles that people want to wear when they've no intention of breaking into a sweat.

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