There aren't many fashion items that stand the test of time, but when it comes to footwear there is no question as to the longevity of the humble white trainer.
Originally introduced to the world as a sports shoe, these days you're just as likely to find one on the feet of a fashion week f'row-goer as you are on a tennis court.
Whether it's a chunky-soled number or a sleek sock-boot style, a colour-splashed pair by Stella or a knitted slip-on from COS, it's never not the right time to embrace a pair of box-fresh kicks.
We've rounded up the best to buy now, from high street to high end...
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