Wednesday 29 March 2017

High heels being kicked to curb as more women choose comfort over style

Women are now spoilt for choice. Glitzy trainers can go with any outfit, no matter how glamorous. Photo: Getty Images
Women are now spoilt for choice. Glitzy trainers can go with any outfit, no matter how glamorous. Photo: Getty Images
Sinead Moriarty

Sinead Moriarty

Women are finally saying goodbye to crippled toes and aching backs. For the first time, trainers are outselling high heels globally.

Be gone bunions and blisters. Farewell foot pain. Adios Achilles ache. High heels are out, trainers are in.

Having spent my twenties and thirties stumbling about in high heels, I too have embraced flats and trainers in my forties and my feet are thanking me.

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