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Athletica: London Fashion Week

The mood for luxury sports-inspired apparel has been a consistent fixture on the trend scene for the few seasons solid. This season, however, we saw a significant shift away from literal head-to-toe looks, with a new focus placed on accessories as a vehicle to approach the trend in a much subtler way.

London Fashion Week Primark Street Style Trends
London Fashion Week Primark Street Style Trends
London Fashion Week Primark Street Style Trends

On the footwear front, sneakers are always a clear-cut winner as the most obvious interpretation of sportswear. If you're looking to channel a less literal incarnation, look to cleated or stacked soles - preferably in contrasting colors or classic white.

London Fashion Week Primark Street Style Trends
London Fashion Week Primark Street Style Trends
London Fashion Week Primark Street Style Trends

Utilitarian backpacks, carryalls and fanny packs will all transport your look into sports territory. To keep things on trend, think about side-stepping classic performance fabrics in lieu of PU leather, denim-effects and embellishment.

London Fashion Week Primark Street Style Trends
London Fashion Week Primark Street Style Trends

Mirrored sunglasses are an essential accessory for hikers and climbers in sun-drenched terrain, thanks to their ability to reflect the sun's rays. Adopt the look for yourself with style classics like aviators, wayfarers or retro-inspired circular shapes. Any bold and bright color will work, with everything from yellow to purple on trend. At London Fashion Week, two-tone blue and green dominated.

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Jodie Jones .

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23/2015

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