No matter how classy you think you are, no one can feasibly get through life without owning a pair of trainers. Aside from perhaps slippers, nothing is as comfortable. And while a pair of hiking sandals may match trainers in terms of practicality, they're hardly an all-weather shoe. In truth, we actually recommend owning three pairs of trainers: exercise ones; existential crisis ones; nice ones. Your nice trainers are, of course, the most important (unless you're the type of person who gets their gait professionally analysed before purchasing running shoes). The best tend to fall into one of two camps: fashion brands making trainers that look sporty and sporty brands making trainers that look fashion. Here are our current favourites!