12 (Mostly) Clean White Sneakers To Sport This Spring
A selection of light pairs for the season.
- Spring is just around the corner, which means it’s finally time to get out and enjoy the nicer weather. As temperatures rise, lighter colors return to the spotlight – and one of the most versatile options is white. Perhaps you just want to take a light walk, sit at the park, or take your workout routine outdoors; either way, here are some of our favorite pearly options for the season:
Nike Presto React – $130
A reimagination of the early 2000s original, the Nike Presto React features a splash of color and organic, almost bubbly forms at the heel, in a lightweight design. The React technology makes it even smoother and the mesh upper allows more breathability. Shop at Nike.com.
Reebok Zig Kinetica – $180
Inspired by kinetic energy, the Zig Kinetica Concept_Type1 shoes by Reebok are influenced by a mix of archival styles, especially the zig-zag midsole from the brand’s iconic design from the early aughts. The pair comes with soft, responsive cushioning and is designed to be worn from a casual walk to 5k runs. Available on Reebok.com.
New Balance x Casablanca 327 – $150
One of the most anticipated releases of the season, the 327 is a collaboration between New Balance and Casablanca, presented earlier this year as part of the house’s Fall/Winter 2021-22 collection. The design features pastel pink and green details, along with Casablanca’s signature logo pattern. Shop the pair at NewBalance.com.
Armani Exchange Sneakers – $160
This versatile pair is made in faux suede and features canvas, leather, and mesh details, along with a contrasting red A|X motif, adding a modern spin to any look. Find it at ArmaniExchange.com.
Puma H.ST.20 NYC – $85
Another design inspired by the turn of the millennia, the H.ST.20 NYC shoes by Puma feature the classic curvy detail in amazon green and a textured outsole that gives it a futuristic touch. Available on Puma.com.
Celine “Z” Trainer CT-01 – $790
Made entirely from calfskin, this all-white model features thick graphic lines, along with the Celine logo under the outsole and the “CT-01” nomenclature embossed on the side. Available on Celine.com.
Loewe Ballet Runner – $590
This lightweight model inspired by old-school sneakers is made of nylon and calfskin and features the brand’s signature “L” and will add a classic touch to your look. Shop the pair at Loewe.com.
Vans UltraRange EXO – $90
Comfort meets support: designed to provide maximum grip and durability, the lightweight UltraRange EXO is influenced by some of Vans’ most iconic styles and features a breathable Old Skool-inspired upper along with a reverse lug waffle pattern for the sole. Available on Vans.com.
Gucci Donald Duck Rhyton sneaker – $890
Presented as part of the Disney x Gucci collection, this chunky pair features a colorful Donald Duck print on the side with leather lining and a rubber sole. The production process aims to reduce the environmental impact as the brand adopts more steps towards sustainability. Find it on Gucci.com.
Hoka One One IRONMAN Rincon 2 – $125
This limited edition model was inspired by the waves of the iconic Rincon surf spot and the set for the IRONMAN World Championship, Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. Designed to be extremely lightweight, the pair promises to provide a speedy boost to any workout session. Available on HokaOneOne.com.
Axel Arigato Apex – $230
Dubbed Axel Arigato’s “most lightweight style to date,” the new Apex model is made with recycled plastic, polyester, rubber, and expanded EVA made partly from sugarcane. The flexible cloud-looking design also features a re-bounce midsole and rubber bottom sole for better grip and durability. Shop the Apex at AxelArigato.com.
Adidas ZX 1K Boost – $100
One of the latest additions to the Adidas Boost line, the ZX 1K features a half-Boost, half-EVA midsole for maximum comfort. The mesh upper provides breathability and the heel stabilizer nods to the original ZX runners. Available on Adidas.com.