Walk easier ladies.
At its Spring/Summer 2014 show Chanel showcased models wearing running shoes with, wait for it, ballgowns!
Describing the decision, Karl Lagerfeld pointed out that he was simply harkening back to fashion choices of the past:
"In the history of fashion, around 1800 to 1840, women had flat shoes. Even with a ballgown, they'd wear flat shoes.''
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Alas, for those of you looking for a comfortable alternative to your sky high platforms the exclusive collection of Chanel runners do not come cheap. Each pair will run you about 3,000 Euros and must be bought with the entire couture outfit, to boot.
That said, if the super models are doing it it may mean flats as a trend is here to stay.
What do you think? Would you switch in your stilettos for a pair of these?
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