Best Platform trainers FOR 2022

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Read our independent expert review of the best platform trainers. Offering extra height without raising the heel above the toes, these women’s trainers are comfy and a stylish alternative to wearing heels. Bang on trend for 2022, platform trainers came onto the scene a few years ago and are set to continue being a staple of most women’s wardrobes. Whether you want to wear yours with casual clothes like your favourite jeans and tee, or to dress down a slip dress with chunky trainers and big sunglasses. Take a look at our favourite styles below to see something for everyone’s taste and budget.

Look out for the following key features in our collection:

  • Upper material
  • Type of Fastening
  • Heel height
  • Width fitting
  • Removable insoles
  • Vegan

Our Recommendations for The Best Platform Trainers

 

1. Tamaris Starry Hike

BEST LUXURY PLATFORM TRAINER

Tamaris Starry Hike Platform TrainersFeatures Included:

  • 55mm heel height
  • Man-made upper
  • Standard width fitting
  • Lace fastening
  • Rubber traction outsole

Features Not Included:

  • Wide Fit
  • Removable insole
  • Not leather

Style Tip

Pair with mom jeans and an oversized shirt.

2. Vans Ward Platform

BEST VANS PLATFORM TRAINER

Vans Ward Platform trainers

Features Included:

  • Canvas upper
  • Standard width fitting
  • Lace fastening

Features Not Included:

  • Wide Fit
  • Removable Insole

Style Tip

Dress down a floral dress and pair it with a slouchy handbag.

3. Tamaris Dluxed

MOST COMFORTABLE PLATFORM TRAINER

Tamaris Dluxed women's trainers

Features Included:

  • 35mm heel height
  • Leather and Man-made Upper
  • Breathable
  • Standard Width Fitting
  • Lace fastening
  • Removable Insole

Features Not Included:

  • Wide Fit

Style Tip

Wear a beige midi dress and big sunglasses.

4. TOms Platform

BEST SUMMER PLATFORM TRAINER

Toms Platform Slip on Shoes

Features Included:

  • 35mm platform heel height
  • Canvas upper
  • Standard width fitting
  • Slip-On
  • Vegan

Features Not Included:

  • Wide Fit
  • Fastening
  • Removable insole

Style Tip

Wear your Toms with culottes and a graphic tee.

5. Tamaris Platform

BEST WHITE PLATFORM TRAINER

Tamaris Platform white leather trainers

Features Included:

  • 55mm heel height
  • Leather upper
  • On-trend all white
  • Lace fastening
  • Standard width fitting

Features Not Included:

  • Wide Fit
  • Removable insole
  • Side zip

Style Tip

Pair your pure white trainers with everything from floaty dresses to your favourite jeans.

6. Tamaris Espadrille

BEST ESSENTIAL PLATFORM TRAINER

Tamaris Black Espadrilles

Features Included:

  • 35mm heel height
  • Canvas upper
  • Lace Fastening
  • Vegan

Features Not Included:

  • Side zip
  • Removable Insole
  • Wide Fit

Style Tip

Wear with linen for a breezy summery outfit.

7. Skechers Energy Timeless

BEST FASHIONABLE PLATFORM TRAINER

Skechers Energy Timeless Chunky Trainers

Features Included:

  • 50mm heel height
  • Leather upper
  • Breathable
  • Lace Fastening
  • Air Cooled Memory Foam footbed

Features Not Included:

  • Wide Fit
  • Removable Insole

Style Tip

Wear your chunky trainers with a slip dress and big sunglasses.

Frequently Asked Questions – Platform Trainers

What to wear with platform trainers? Thanks to the casual look and variety of the styles chosen, you should find it easy to wear your platform trainers with a variety of outfits. Whether you combine them with a floaty dress or wear them with your favourite denim, platform trainers speak for themselves and can easily match something from everyone’s wardrobe.

Whether you are at the beach, on a shopping spree, or having cocktails at a garden party, there is a pair of platform trainers for you. With something for every budget, taste and comfort needs, our range of women’s trainers chosen by footwear experts is sure to bring you comfort and style.