Most Stylish Sneakers For Men - IMBOLDN
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Sneakers are the go-to footwear choice for many a man. Once upon a time, it was merely an athletic shoe. In the modern world, it’s the “anything goes” alternative that looks right at home with virtually anything from jeans to joggers to khakis. There’s room in any well-rounded wardrobe for a pair of standout sneakers that provides that all-important combination of style and support. Here are the hottest varieties we’re eyeing right now.

Nike Killshot 2

The longtime favorite is no stranger to tennis, squash, and racquetball players, but the Nike Killshot 2 more than earns its street cred with this updated take on the look. The low-profile silhouette lends it those classic vibes, while a medley of textured leathers brings it up to speed. It’s just as much a sports shoe as it is a lifestyle complement.

YORK Athletics Mfg. The Via All-Terrain

Take steps (no pun intended) to reduce your carbon footprint by stepping into the YORK Athletics Mfg. The Via All-Terrain. The upper is made with recycled ocean plastic, while the outsole is formed with repurposed rubber. It’s sustainable style at its best, perfect for anything from hiking to running around on the court.

Tough terrain negotiators, this one’s for you. Allbirds Trail Runners SWT offer the perfect combination of lightweight feel coupled with top-level durability, plenty of stability, and grippy traction so you stay steady on your feet while navigating even the trickiest of grounds. Ripstop fabric stays resilient through it all

Common Projects Achilles Suede Sneakers

For the guy who’s not after an athletic shoe, per se, but something as refined as it is casual, Common Projects Achilles Suede Sneakers check every box. The sleek and understated style is belied by the luxe suede upper. Available in an array of classy colors, this shoe features a chunky sole that lends it a decidedly low-key, distinctly ‘90s vibe.

YORK Athletics Mfg. The Frank Trainer

Few shoes define “all purpose” as well as the YORK Athletics Mfg. The Frank Trainer. As functional as it is fashionable, these easy kicks go anywhere you go. Gym? Grocery store? Casual Friday at the office? Check, check, and check. Made with airy mesh, they help your feet breathe while providing outstanding return on energy.

New Balance x J. Crew 997H Sneakers

When worlds collide, the results can be out of this world. Such is the case with the New Balance x J. Crew 997H Sneakers, part of a drop that marries the NY-based fashion house with the sporty folks from Boston. This fresh spin on the iconic 997H is available in a couple of beguiling palettes and features a streamlined silhouette.

Serious support is just part of what sets the Jordan Delta 2 apart. Made with a unique combination of blended materials, including cushioning React foam and a durable rubber outsole, the design takes its inspiration from the OG Delta — but features far more complex textural elements and stitchwork, lending it an upgraded look.

adidas Ultraboost rLEA Lab Shoes

You’ll never look at a pair of running shoes the same way again. The adidas Ultraboost rLEA Lab Shoes are equal parts sneaker and equal parts chukka boot. If it seems like an unexpected combination, that’s because it undoubtedly is — and also undoubtedly comfortable. The legendary Primeknit upper provides sock-like comfort for the best possible fit.

OluKai Mio Li

Here’s the style you want when you aren’t in the market for athletic shoes, but appreciate that general vibe. The OluKai Mio Li is sporty and cool, with details like breathable mesh uppers and gel-insert footbeds. The lining wicks moisture so your feet stay fresh and dry, while a sturdy rubber outsole provides outstanding traction with every step.

Veja V-10

With its obvious old-school flair, the Veja V-10 is nothing if not a throwback. It also happens to be designed with complete integrity — fair-trade rubber is sourced from the Amazon, while the lining is made with recycled polyester and organic cotton. The shoes were constructed in Brazilian workshops exceeding International Labor Standards with elevated working conditions.

Beckett Simonon Morgen Trainers

Sleek Italian leather sets the tone for these Beckett Simonon Morgen Trainers. Made with full-grain calfskin, they’re among the sharpest and most fashionable kicks around — and they make solid companions for everything from your European getaways to your jaunts around town with friends. Whatever you wear, you’ll look that much more pulled together in these.

CARIUMA Off-White Vintage Sneaker

Meet the ultimate skate shoe. The CARIUMA Off-White Vintage Sneaker takes your footwear game to the next level. Details like a cushioned memory foam insole and plenty of side traction provide the kind of support most skaters could only imagine. Thanks to the sticky outsole, you can bet your sneaks will stay firmly on that board — right where they belong.

GREATS The Royale

Proof that not every sneaker is made for breaking a sweat. GREATS The Royale is a showstopper, a scene-stealer, a traffic-stopper. Whatever you might coin it, you can bet this sleek and stylish accessory will make any outfit. It’s made with eye-catching leather and is available in an assortment of colors. The thick outsole provides serious traction and support.

GORUCK Ballistic Trainers

Fitness has finally met its match. The GORUCK Ballistic Trainer is a complete athlete’s shoe in every way imaginable. It’s lightweight, so you never have to worry about carrying a heavier than necessary load. It’s got Special Forces-level abrasion resistance and an outsole so tough, you’d be hard pressed to find something to challenge it.

Rothy’s The RS01 Sneaker

Meet your anytime, anywhere, every day, just-because sneaker. Rothy’s The RS01 Sneaker is like that cozy comfort you know will always be there — the security blanket of footwear, if you will. Made with material that’s spun from plastic water bottles, the flexible upper provides reliable, all-day comfort. You can even toss them in the washing machine, ensuring they’ll look day-one new.

With so many options available, it may be tough to narrow it down to just one. Why should you? In this range, you’ve got everything you need to take your style game to the next level, whether you’re hitting the gym or heading out for the night.