The latest sneaker drops this week feature all sorts of great, advanced, and updated looks on classics from Nike and Adidas that share a common theme of peak innovation and classy, monochrome design. In addition, we welcome New Balance to the list with a very impressive sneaker that is the epitome of all-purpose footwear. Each shoe is big on support and comfort and should create for some ideal kicks to wear this spring. And for more great style tips, check out the rain gear every man needs this spring.
Nike SB Blazer Low AC “Numbers”
$85; buy now at Nike.
This special edition Blazer from Nike continues their collaboration with the newly launched skate brand Numbers. Despite its skate shoe classification, their stylish and polished design make them an ideal pair of kicks for men of any age. Full length foam cushioning and Nike Zoom Air in the heel gives these Blazers a great mix of comfort and support on any surface. A sleek white colorway with premium suede and adjustable straps round out this very modern sneaker.
Adidas Stan Smith Primeknit Boost Shoes
$140; buy now at Adidas.
We’ve seen Adidas combine the Stan Smiths with Boost and Primeknit innovations in the past, but never have they mixed together all three; until know. The familiar boost technology in the midsole and prime knit upper coupled with the iconic Stan Smith look make these the go to sneakers for a casual, everyday look. As we enter the peak of spring these Stan Smiths are sure to be one of the hottest selling, coziest shoes on the market.
Adidas NMD_R2 Primeknit Shoes
$170; buy now at Adidas.
Adidas is back with more Primeknit innovation, this time combined with the NMD_R2. What’s great about the Primeknit upper is the sock-like flexibility and the adaptive support you get with every step. Add in the very cool NMD design featuring an all stripe pattern and it’s no wonder why these shoes are selling so quickly just a day into their release. Available for a reasonable $170 price, act fast now before you miss out on this very sleek, dependable shoe.
Converse X Neighborhood One Star 74 Low Top
$100; buy now at Nike.
The Converse One Star 74 has always had the reputation of a very versatile sneaker, from the original Chuck Taylors to the reissued “One Star” in the 90s. The always simplistic look has led to a partnership with Tokyo streetwear label Neighborhood to pay homage to this iconic shoe. Its premium suede upper with leather lining is a tribute to the original “One Star”. The simplified star branding signifies the era of hardcore music which made the “One Star” a timeless classic. Neighborhood’s usual extreme approach to technical detailing is present throughout the entire shoe which makes this collaboration a must have for all sneakerheads.
New Balance 995
$130; buy now at New Balance.
This week New Balance is back with the 995 sneaker for its 30th anniversary. Sporting a premium pig suede and mesh upper combination, these kicks are the definition of an all-purpose sneaker for every man. In addition to the smooth design is the superior cushioning for premium comfort and midsole technology that provides support and superior durability. As we enter the warm weather a pair of 995s are perfect for everyday wear.