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4 NEW SHOES FOR 2019

By Steven Potter, 24 January 2019

New year, new shoes, right? Step into 2019 with our edit of the four freshest footwear styles available on ASOS now. For all you sneakerheads out there, expect an archive-inspired offering from Nike that ranks highly on the coveted, chunky-soled spectrum. Meanwhile, your summer steez is sorted with a warm-weather pick from the iconic Dr. Martens.
A pair of black loafers with a gold buckle from River Island, available on ASOS.

River Island snaffle loafers

First up, it’s these slick black loafers from high-street heroes, River Island. Step up your 2019 workwear look by matching the loafers to the accents of a check suit – et voila, you'll be in the running for that promotion in no time. Alternatively, team smart joggers with a tucked-in tee or Oxford shirt for a steezy-but-comfortable date-night look. Handy, considering Valentine's Day is just around the corner...
A picture of a pair of Nike Zoom 2K trainers in a white and blue colourway. Available at ASOS.

Nike Zoom 2K

If you’re fully into the chunky trainer movement, the Nike Zoom 2K is about as chunky as it gets. Taking inspiration from the M2K Tekno, another standout release from last year, the Zoom 2K also benefits from Nike's extensive basketball archive – hence the overblown silhouetteThe branded lace loops and massive sole unit are paired with an inner bootie that gives you a sock-like fit for snug comfort. In terms of fresh starts for 2019, you can't go wrong with this blue, white and gold-trim colourway.
Dr. Marten black sandals available at ASOS | ASOS Style Feed

Dr. Martens Gryphon sandals

First launched in 1960 as a purveyor of sturdy shoes and boots to work in, Dr. Martens is now a cult footwear icon. Proving they're not all about the winter months, this summer-ready pair is well worth investing in. Pioneers of the chunky footwear trend, the cleated soles on these are an easy way to step up any casj look. 

A picture of a pair of Reebok Daytona DMX trainers in black, white and red. Available at ASOS.

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Reebok Daytona DMX

Originally released in the 90s, the Reebok Daytona DMX is the daddy of dad sneakers – and, nearly two decades on, the pioneering style is back. Designed by Christian Tresser (he gave us the Aztrek and the Nike Air Max 97, too), its aggressive, sports-inspired silhouette packs some serious steez. Check out this overbranded, white, black and highlighter-pink colourway for proof. Oh, and there’s the brands innovative ‘moving air technology’ in that mega-chunky sole. And, yes, it is as comfortable as it sounds.

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