Once the weather gets warm, a great pair of white sneakers is a wardrobe must. They work with literally everything in your closet: bright colors, neutral tones, jeans, trousers, shorts—hell, they even look great with a suit. Basically, think of the white sneaker as a foundation from which you can build any outfit. And with so many to choose from, it’s impossible not to find the right shoe for you. From minimalist to retro to high fashion, here are the 10 best white sneakers to get now and wear all spring and summer.
1 Saint Laurent
White leather court shoes will never go out of style, and these minimal trainers from Saint Laurent are a perfect way to set yourself apart from the ever-growing Stan Smith crowd.
SL/01 sneakers ($495) by Saint Laurent, mrporter.com
Retro is big right now, especially if it has anything to do with the ’80s and ’90s. These classic sneaks from Reebok are the perfect complement your best throwback look.
Club C 85 ($69.99) by Reebok, reebok.com
Or try this all-white version of Adidas’ classic shell-toe sneaker.
Superstar ($80) by Adidas, adidas.com
4 Common Projects
Everyone’s already got the low-top Achilles. This high-top model offers something a little different.
Original Achilles high top ($435) by Common Projects, mrporter.com
Because California skater style is always a good move, and no shoe represents that vibe better than a pair of Old Skools.
Canvas Old Skools ($55) by Vans, vans.com
Updating a classic like the Chuck Taylor was always going to be a risky endeavor. Fortunately Converse nailed it with the insanely comfortable and stylish white Chuck II.
Chuck Taylor All-Star II low top ($70) by Converse, nike.com
Sometimes you want a splash of color with your white sneakers. This pair from Gucci gives you that extra visual element with the brand’s signature green and red stripe.
Crocodile-trimmed leather sneakers ($550) by Gucci, mrporter.com
It’s always good to have a pair of chunkier high-tops in your sneaker arsenal, and none is more iconic than the Nike Air Force 1.
Air Force 1 high ($95) by Nike, nike.com
9 Ermenegildo Zegna
If you’re looking for a slip-on sneaker with a little something extra, it’s hard to beat this pair from Zegna. The criss-cross lace detail adds just the right amount of personality.
Triple-stitch slip-on sneaker ($595) by Ermenegildo Zegna, mrporter.com
10 Gosha Rubchinskiy
And for a bit more of a street style edge, Gosha Rubchinskiy’s collaboration with Superga won’t do you wrong.
Lace-up sneakers ($156) by Superga x Gosha Rubchinskiy, farfetch.com