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Styles To Take You From Campus to the Club

Keeping the balance between classes, coursework and maintaining a social life can sometimes feel impossible. If you regularly find yourself in a last minute panic choosing which shoes to wear for your night out, panic no more, we’re here to save you time and the stress. Take a look at our guide on the footwear you need to take you from campus to club. Whether you prefer the comfort of a trainer, chic style of boots or love to wear a statement heel, AllSole have all the styles to make sure you find your sole-mate that will walk you from day to night.

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TRAINERS

Everyone has a pair of go-to trainers that never let them down. These popular brands provide statement styles that you can wear any season, with any outfit! As a student, trainers are the easiest way to take your looks from seminar to the street.

Vans

Since the 60’s Vans have been an iconic trainer. Worn in everyone’s own unique way, these statement skater shoes have never left the scene. Some prefer the colourful, vibrant styles and others like to keep it monochrome. However you wear these shoes, they are sure to give your look an effortless vibe. The classic Old Skool Vans can be found on all of your favourite style icons. The practicality, comfort and style of these trainers is what makes them perfect for all day and all night wear.

Veja

A new sleek silhouette for those who want to spend their student loan on something that is going to put them ahead of the crowd. This sustainable brand have lined their trainers with organic cotton, and are experimenting with chrome-free suede, leathers and wild rubber – perfect for the fashion and planet conscious. Pair these with your favourite casual look and stand out from the crowd. New to the scene but making a statement, these shoes are the latest flats to add to your ever growing collection.

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Converse

At some point in their life, everyone should own a pair of classic Converse. The diverse, reliable brand can be used to add a stylish edge to any look. Whether you like high tops or low cut, Converse has you covered. Dance the night away in the comfort of these OG’s. The traditional All Stars have been key pieces of street wear for generations, and Converse now also offer their modern One Star and One Star platform styles, giving you endless options.

BOOTS

Boots, boots and more boots, you can never have too many. No matter the style, boots can be worn to any event. You’re just a step away from chic, stand out style. If you prefer a chunky leather pair or a heeled pair, you can always up your outfit game with the perfect boot. Whatever the weather, strut your new look through the halls and straight into the party.

Boots

Dr.Martens

One of 2019’s biggest styles, these iconic boots were originally created as a comfortable replacement for military boots. With their soft leather exterior and rubber sole made from tyres, you’re sure to be set from morning till night in a pair of these. Their strong identity continues to be popular amongst every generation as new styles are regularly updated. No matter what your vibe is, these are a boot that is guaranteed to never go out of style, seeing you through your degree and beyond.

Ankle boots

Ankle boots can be whatever you want them to be. Heeled, flat, chunky or dainty, dress them up or dress them down – you can make them your own. No one can wear the same pair of boots the same, so take your style into your own hands and start your collection of killer boots now. Brands such as Kurt Geiger, Clarks, and Dune all offer ankle boots that are perfect for the fashion forward student, ready to strut their way through their degree. Shop for yours here on Allsole.

Chelsea boots

Your new best friend, chelsea boots can be added to any outfit. Take the smart casual vibe to the next level and invest in your new holy grail flats. Chelsea boots have a sleek, subtle silhouette, typically in black, beige or brown; you can take your pick! The boots for any occasions, covering all your footwear wants-  no matter where you go, these boots are suitable. 

CASUAL HEELS AND SANDALS

Whether you want something light and breezy to embrace the end of summer, or a statement heel, we have the perfect pieces ready for your first steps on campus. Transform your casual street style and keep up with the hottest trends by adding some height to your outfit. Following in the footsteps of some of the hottest fashion influencers across the globe, show that a statement shoe isn’t just for dancing in the moonlight.

Slingback low heel

These sleek slingback heels have been spotted on all the runways throughout this year. A killer statement shoe from the 80’s that matches any style, not only do they have a unique silhouette but you can wear these low heels everywhere you go. Pair with your favourite jeans to nail the perfect casual, cool vibe or with your favourite skirt to add some sass to your step.

Wedge espadrilles

Wedge espadrilles are your summer shoe must haves. There isn’t an outfit these shoes won’t complete. They are perfect for those after class beer garden trips or style them with your favourite relaxed summer dress and see where the night takes you. Embrace the sun and enjoy your freshers fun.

Heeled mules

Heeled mules have been seen on all of the hottest celebrities in 2019 and it doesn’t look like they will be disappearing from our look books anytime soon. Simple but effective, this statement shoe is the perfect option for when you can’t decide between a flat and a heel. Unsure on the dress code? Rise to the occasion and be on the best dressed list when wearing a pair of these. Cohesive with the ugly sandal trend, heeled mules are a super hot product right now.

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