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Kate Spade for Keds: Here's An Early Peek at Some Seriously Cute Sneaks

Between Keds' amazing partnerships with Madewell, Taylor Swift and other objects of our extreme affection—not to mention its collegiate-cool ready-to-wear line—we couldn't love the classic sneaker brand any more. Or so we thought—because now, the company's teaming up with another office obsession, Kate Spade, on an eight-style collaboration that'll hit stores in February.

"We love Kate Spade. There is a fun whimsical aspect to the brand, and it relates to Keds," Stephanie Brocoum, Keds' VP of marketing told WWD. "[The shoes] are right in that sweet spot of everything feminine, fashionable, versatile and color-blocked." True to Kate Spade's preppy and girly aesthetic, the label's collection for Keds will include striped, polka-dotted and gingham sneakers, some with a slightly pointy toe. We couldn't imagine a better way to dress up a time-tested, casual footwear staple—or to ring in Valentine's Day, for that matter. Come February, you'll be able to pick up a pair (or several) at Nordstrom, Nordstrom.com and Kate Spade stores.