The white sneaker, much like the white t-shirt, is an essential building block to a wardrobe. Whether you prefer your white sneaker crisp and clean (a tried-and-true tip: use Mr. Clean magic erasers to gently erase stains and dirt build-up), or more distressed, this street-style shoe never looks stale. Especially since this season's newest selections come with cool designs, like topstitching or logos. Ahead, 10 of the best white sneakers that are worth the perpetual cleaning cycle.
A high-top sneaker for the non-sneakerhead, this pair of Vejas is equal parts cool, functional, and feminine. Made with organic cotton and recycled rubber, this shoe will help you put your best foot forward towards sustainability.
This eco-friendly shoe is made with sustainable cotton and 100 percent recycled polyester.
The lace-up toggle on this shoe gives this pair more of a custom fit.
Although Adidas is known for its Stan Smith style, these sneakers are equally as versatile and chic as its sister pair. Plus, Adidas uses cotton that is from 100 percent sustainable sources and they're aiming to use 100 percent recycled polyester by 2024. A sneaker to feel good about.
The velvet on these bad boys give a fresh take to the traditional white sneaker. The heavy black sole also creates a chic contrast for that cool-girl staple.
This neutral three-tone pair has extra padding for some serious comfort.
You might recognize these from that iconic photo of Farrah Fawcett riding a skateboard, but the sneakers have a solid reputation of their own. The shape and simple color combo on these kicks make them an undeniable classic.
Velcro sneakers are cool again, and that's not a surprise when they look like this pair. Even better—not having to tie laces means you're out the door faster.
What makes this sneaker unique are the transparent soles that are designed to resemble the shape of diamonds. Though this sneaker itself doesn't contain any of the precious stones, they certainly don't lack in sparkles or style. The laces are threaded with glittered silver.
Launched in 1966, Vans is an iconic brand in the sneaker game. Hence, this classic skate shoe has stood the test of time. The canvas low-top kick is one of the most comfortable, durable pairs on the market.
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