From Ferragamo to Missoni, Sneakers Tread a Trend

A Salvatore Ferragamo ostrich high-top sneaker. (AP Photo/Salvatore Ferragamo)
A Salvatore Ferragamo ostrich high-top sneaker. (AP Photo/Salvatore Ferragamo)

MILAN—Ferragamo creative director Massimiliano Giornetti knew sneakers had truly arrived as a fashion statement when, at a formal dinner in Rome, he spotted a former...

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