This spring many designers have reinvented the humble sneaker, turning it from humdrum to haute. Thanks to the rise of casual luxury, fashion houses such as Gucci, Miu Miu, Saint Laurent and Fendi have started a new age of modern formal dressing – with sneakers becoming the most covetable footwear trend for spring/summer 2016. Fashion lovers have swapped their stilettos for flats, and luxury trainers are now an essential piece for channelling the hottest street-style looks. Indeed, some sneakers have gained cult-like status among fashion fans and sneaker enthusiasts alike. Take a look at the top seven designer sneakers here.