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Trend Alert: High-Top Sneakers
I admit, I was not on board with this concept at first—it seemed a little young. But I've changed my mind because every time I see someone work the dressed-up sneaker—a warmer, more comfortable alternative to heels—it looks amazing. How to get it right? Wear styles in rich shades with sophisticated touches like python print, and pair them with dark, skinny jeans.

From top to bottom: Adidas Originals, $130, Yves Saint Laurent, $695, Rebecca Taylor, $295,

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