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The Turquoise Sneakers You'll Wear All Summer

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Today's pick comes from Racked editorial director Izzy Grinspan.

Vans Authentic Lo Pro mint sneakers, $74.81 at Asos

One of the the tragedies of being five feet tall is that it's really hard to pull off shoes that cut you above the ankle. So while I love the look of all the brightly colored high-tops currently in stores for spring, I've resigned myself to the fact that they're probably not for me.

Instead, I'm going to go old-school with a pair of mint Lo Pro sneakers from Vans. They come in a fun, eye-grabbing color, but the shape is feminine and streamlined—perfect for throwing on with cut-offs or a dress on those spring and summer days when you can't wait to get outside.
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