Whether you like to play it cool or simple, white sneakers will always be every trendsetter’s must-have. We see it all over Instagram being worn by heavy hitters such as Gigi Hadid, Olivia Palermo and even the Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton. Identifying it as a statement piece is quite an understatement, hence we think it’s more like an icon on its own. The urban-street fashion aficionados definitely knows how to slay this garb all the time. And what can be more neutral than the white hue? Designers just love to experiment and add their signature styles on this one-0f-a-kind sartorial piece.
We’ve spotted 25 gorgeous white sneakers you should try this 2018. Got a lot of white sneakers already? Don’t worry, there’s no such thing as “too much” for great finds like these.
Marc Jacobs White Empire Finger Sneakers
Low-key with a quirky twist, these Marc Jacobs white empire sneakers look so posh, you would want to wear them everyday. Leather appliqués featuring crystal-cut detailing at the outer side give it a lot of personality. We also like how the brand’s logo was incorporated in the shoes while still maintaining that cool vibe.
DOLCE & GABBANA Leather Sneakers
Leave it to Dolce & Gabbana to come up with a swanky impish design. The label reinvented the basic white sneakers, giving them a refreshing spin by decorating it with patches and graffiti-inspired insignia. These have a fun-modern vibe that makes millennials want for more.
GOLDEN GOOSE DELUXE BRAND Super Star Leather Sneakers with Swarovski Crystals
Now this is the women version of something James Dean would wear. With it’s rugged appeal, these sneakers just took the definition of ‘cool’ to a whole new level. Who would ever miss the shiny and sparkling Swarovski crystals gracefully adorning the tongue of these shoes? Added with a suede star applique on the side, as well as a jet black leather heel, these Golden Goose Deluxe Brand’s sneakers are definitely a fabulous choice.
Off to a special event but wearing high-heels don’t appeal much to you? Try this modish sneakers from Gucci. What makes this unique is the faux champagne fur that surrounds the trim of the shoes. So stylish right? Expertly crafted in Italy, this pair is covered with pristine white leather, the brand’s emblem, the navy and red signature webbing, embellished with with a gold bee embroidery.
ALEXANDER MCQUEEN Leather Sneakers
Alexander McQueen is known for the dramatic elements in his designs. From vintage-inspired Victorian pieces to a more costumey ensemble, no wonder he became the chief designer for Louis Vuitton’s French Couture Fashion House. This piece may look subtle compared to his trademark flair, yet the perfect stitches and quality of the piece beckons a classic charm suitable to be worn on a daily basis.
Who needs stilettos when you have comfortable platform sneakers in your wardrobe? With a height of 2.5 inches, this bold design and recognizable blue, red and white stripes will unmistakably make a statement.
THE ROW Dean canvas sneakers
For the on-the-go girl, this simple yet practical canvas sneaker is a sure fire way to get most things done. Comfortably hustle with these shoes on without ever worrying of getting any pain.
Off-White Suede-trimmed printed leather sneakers
What you’re looking at is a Net-a-Porter exclusive and a recreation of an Off-White classic, the “Carryover”. The bestsellers find themselves in a floral makeover and a signature Off-White arrow on white leather that will look good with either skirts and denim.
Valentino Garavani Open sneakers
Give your feet a proper pair that will make them look pretty and sweet at the same time. Valentino’s open sneakers are made in quality leather but seals the deal with the aesthetic effect of a strawberry pink shiny stripe that provides a good contrast with the white. Rockstuds also adorn the heel for added punch.
Acne Studios Adriana plaque-detailed textured-leather sneakers
Elevate your style by getting yourself these chunky sneakers from the Swedish luxury brand Acne Studios. The pristine white leather imported from Italy alone makes it a worthy investment, but you can make more of a statement from the white shoes with the brand’s detachable signature emoji plaque on top of the laces.
Prada quilted low-top sneakers
Prada is highly renowned for its fashionable pieces that generate attention but it could also do the same while crafting low-tops that are comfortable and sturdy. The quilted effect with no other adornments save for the Prada branding entices you to slip them on, and the rubber sole encourages you to walk more with the soft landing you get for each step.
Saint Laurent Court Classic metallic snake-trimmed leather sneakers
Saint Laurent’s version of the white sneakers can’t help but ooze with appeal, thanks to the white leather that’s just smoothly enviable and the metallic lips on the heel that both brag of the label. The brand does so much to emphasize the smoothness of the leather, even adding flecked silver laces to provide contrast.
Chiara Ferragni Chiara Suite sneakers
Every once in a while it pays off to be a little playful with our choices. Chiara Ferragni provides a beautiful option with these Suite sneakers that has every appeal of its other sparkly items. “Flirt” your way through the summer with chunky soles, sparkly ankle and labeled laces that would be fun to wear with a flowy skirt.
Roger Vivier Sneaky Viv crystal-embellished leather slip-on sneakers
Roger Vivier just wouldn’t have it with any of your excuses not to be sophisticated, not even when you’re opting for a reliable pair of sneakers. These leather slip-ons from the house he has founded are chic and modern with the inclusion of the Viv buckle, regardless of the fact that it was actually a 50s-inspired piece.
Saint Laurent Classic Court sneakers
Here is another rendition of the Classic Court sneakers that is among Saint Laurent’s most iconic works. Help make another cult classic with the white sneakers that come in slightly off-white soles and a scrawling of the brand name, and would look even edgier when dirtied.
Giuseppe Zanotti May London Leather Sneakers
You might find this intimidating to pull off with dresses, but Giuseppe Zanotti does its wonders by using supple white leather and suede. The zips on each shoe make for perfect accents, unique enough to steal your gaze but not too flashy that the shoes become an overkill.
Sophia Webster Bibi embroidered leather sneakers
Embrace your inner child by grabbing these Bibi Blossom-inspired sneakers by mom Sophia Webster. The white calf leather is plush enough to give you a fluttery feeling, but the highlight are on the heels: embroidered wings in gold that form a butterfly when put side by side.
Alaïa Embellished suede sneakers
While Azzedine Alaïa’s work in highlighting the female form get more recognition, he does not strike out with female footwear. Quite the opposite, really, if we’re basing it just on these suede sneakers. Made from smooth suede, the shoes are decorated with silver accents that are shaped like a petals, which are also prevalent in Alaïa’s creations.
Koio Gavia Bianco Sneaker
These Koio sneakers are so bang-up that they would look nicely even with a leather skirt. The Gavia Bianco with gold accents and tonal laces go with sizes slightly larger, so pick a slightly smaller one for better fit.
Miu Miu Bow-embellished leather sneakers
Gingham, which is slowly becoming a Miu Miu signature, brings out the beauty of these white leather sneakers. You have the option to change your laces with a similar pattern or just plain white if you’re shooting for a more minimalist look, but in the end the gingham bow still makes the shoes distinct and dainty.
Aquazzura Cosmic Pearlescent Slip-On Skate Sneaker, White
Don’t you just fancy having shoes that look like they’ve been picked out from heaven? The sparkly shoes with pearlescent studs will look angelic on your feet and be the finish you’d want for your casual weekend getup.
Aquazzura Cosmic Stars embellished leather sneakers
If you’re not digging the pearls, Aquazzura still has something to satisfy your longing for a heavenly pair. Take the silver stars all in, strategically positioned on the white leather. The off-white soles give the shoes are more streetwear feel.
Versace Leather Harness Mid-Top Sneaker with Gold Medallion, White
Elevate your high-top game with no one else but Versace, employing reliable Italian leather on the shoes that has a grip strap across the ankle. A Medusa medallion hangs on the side just so it would be clear to everyone that what you have on your piggies are pieces of Italian luxury.
Adidas Originals Stan Smith sneakers
The Stan Smiths are still rockin’ almost half a century later, and it’s hard not to see why. The classics that started as a fashion shoe offer ease with each step and style that’s dependable and complementary no matter what you wear. Get yours today in full white, save for the branding.
Phillip Plein Blue Light sneakers
Phillip Plein shows off his sense of style even without the use of black that’s often preferred for his rockstar-worthy designs. It’s still befitting of one, thanks to the gold accents as well as the skull and crossbones plaque that you’d be blind to miss.
Every year, fashion trends change in just a snap. But there are those that stay for quite some time–those that are bound to last. Just like the classic white sneakers, it is not a surprise if these feet buddies will always have a space on a woman’s wardrobe for centuries to come
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