Acne was established in Stockholm, Sweden, in 1996. The brand specializes in contemporary, urban-inspired collections of clothing, footwear and accessories aimed at the style-conscious individual. Founder Johnny Johansson first came to the public's attention when he designed and manufactured 100 pairs of raw denim jeans and gave them away for free to friends and family. Give your outfit a forward-thinking edge with a pair of cool Acne sneakers. Highlights from the collection include sleek, patent high-tops, metallic-leather lace-ups and plimsolls in colourful, graphic prints.
The Acne Studios Sneakers Buying Guide
Continually producing paired-back luxe designs with a modern twist, Cult Swedish brand Acne Studios has quickly established itself as the go-to name for off duty dressing. The contemporary clothing label features luxurious yet understated footwear collections with an offbeat edge. The new season footwear range is punctuated with canvas, suede and leather options that are guaranteed to upgrade your sneaker edit ranging from bulky silhouettes to classic minimalist styles. See below our Acne Studios women’s sneakers buying guide to help you seek out the correct style and fit for you.
The Most Wanted Acne Studios Sneakers
Acne Manhattan Sneakers
The ultimate low-top design, the Acne Manhattan sneakers are presented in supple Nappa-leather for maximum comfort and durability. This best-selling design is effortlessly cool and inspired by 90s American sporting vibes mirrored in the chunky aesthetic. Signature features include a feminine almond-shaped toe, a classic lace-up fastening, discreet branding and a boxy silhouette.
Acne Steffey Hook and Loop SneakersMarrying together modern styling with an ultra urban appeal, the unwaveringly cool Acne Studios Steffey sneakers are guaranteed to elevate your weekend wardrobe. Crafted from the softest Nappa-leather with subtle branding, this design is versatile yet bang on trend. A rounded toe, a chunky rubber sole, and retro hook and loop straps complete the design.
Acne Adriana Leather Lace Up Sneakers
Balancing laid-back luxe with forward-thinking features, the Acne Adriana sneakers are a worthy investment for all seasons. Constructed from luxurious leather, these sneakers boast sturdy rubber soles, tone on tone laces, a rounded toe and the brand’s signature motif. A versatile addition to any footwear collection.
The Acne Studios Sneakers Sizing Guide
We advise that you refer to the size chart below to find the appropriate size for you. Acne Studios women’s sneakers are available in women’s European sizing, and you can use the below chart to convert to the corresponding UK size.
For example, if you typically wear a UK women’s size 4, then you should buy your Acne sneakers in a size 37.
How To Care For Your Acne Studios Sneakers
All Acne Studios women’s sneakers are constructed to the highest standard from premium quality fabrics and they recommend specialist cleaning or at-home cleaning using specialist products. Acne Studios recommend that you clean your sneakers regularly to keep them in tip-top shape. They suggest different cleaning methods should be used depending on whether your sneakers are crafted from suede, leather or canvas. From treating leather sneakers to improving the grip, read on to discover how to clean and care for your women’s Acne Studios sneakers.
• To protect your leather soles, the brand recommends you reinforce them (with the help of a local shoe specialist) with rubber soles. This will give the soles of your sneakers maximum durability and longevity and prevent potential damage from the elements.
• To prolong the life of your leather sneakers, Acne recommends regularly applying a moisturizing cream using a dry cloth to buff it in to prevent the leather from drying out. This ritual will help to keep your sneakers looking new for longer.
• To clean suede sneakers, Acne Studios recommended that you use a suede rubber and protect the uppers from the elements with a waterproof spray. Regularly apply the spray to ensure a high level of protection against wet weather conditions.
- Are Acne Studios sneakers true to size?
Yes, the Acne Studios women’s sneakers run true to size so we recommend that you opt for the size that you usually take. Acne Studios sneakers follow European sizing and the brand supplies a general sizing chart (pictured above) to aid customers in finding the perfect fit.
- Where are Acne Studios sneakers manufactured?
Like its stores, Acne Studios are a label that has brand manufacturers dotted across the globe with factories based everywhere from Europe and Turkey to China and South Korea.
- Are Acne Studios sneakers sustainable?
Sustainability is at the very core of the Acne Studios brand and the label’s first priority is to create a premium quality product that stands the test of time. Acne Studios take pride in prioritizing quality to bring you sneakers that are sustainable but their dedication to lowering their carbon footprint goes beyond their products to their suppliers and operations also. Sustainability is an aspect that the brand feels strongly about and just as their sneakers are made to be worn for years, they also aim to be a responsible employer while being transparent about their working conditions.