#legendpicks: 6 white sneakers for men to sport right now
August 4, 2021
As summer heats up, the minimalist yet fresh white sneaker returns as the go-to essential sneaker for off-duty occasions this season. But not all white sneakers are created equal. Putting your best foot forward, here are the six best white sneakers for men to rock right now.
Alexander McQueen’s oversized white sneaker has been a sneaker head-turner for several seasons. Now, the Briton is lighting up the streets with its rendition of the chunky white sneaker in supple calfskin, which features a glow in the dark transparent sole and reflective heel. Perfect for night-time strolls along the city streets.
Available on alexandermcqueen.com
Burberry’s latest white sneaker drop incorporates design elements from the boot with a polished overshoe inspired by rain boots. Crafted in techy nylon and luxurious suede, the all-white hybrid sneaker comes finished with trench coat maker’s iconic check on the tread; the chunky tractor sole showing that the chunky white sneaker is still on trend.
Available on burberry.com
Oozing a timeless silhouette, Salvatore Ferragamo’s low-cut Gancini white sneaker is classic enough to go with anything. Made from calfskin and suede, the streamline sneaker walks with an Italian elegance, effortlessly elevating a comfortable casual look or a more debonair soiree get-up (yes, you can wear these with tailoring).
Available on ferragamo.com
80’s sneaker fans, rejoice. Louis Vuitton’s hi-top Rivoli sneaker returns this season in grained calf leather, embossed with the Parisian’s iconic monogram pattern. But there’s a Back To the Future twist. The sneaker’s metallic calf leather trim and signed velcro strap design proving worthy of hero Marty McFly and, of course, his style fans.
Available on louisvuitton.com
Duly dubbed ‘Bouncing’, this white Hermès sneaker is ultralight and comfortable. Featuring a melange of technical canvas and suede goatskin, with an orange ‘H’ logo embedded in the tread, this sports-luxe sneaker is set apart from its more common sportswear counterparts.
Available on hermes.com
Dolce & Gabbana
Channelling your inner punk, these graffiti-print hi-tops from Dolce and Gabbana are the perfect white sneaker statement this summer. A combo of canvas and calfskin, the urban-style sneakers rock a convenient side zip too for easy access and a utility twist. Pair these literal bad boys with more demure style pieces, and let the sneakers do the talking.
Available on dolcegabbana.com