The 9 Best Retro Sneakers Available Now

Vans Old Skool
Vans Old Skool

Modern technologies such as Adidas’ Boost cushioning and Nike’s self-tying E.A.R.L. help keep sneakers exciting, but sometimes it’s hard to top an iconic retro look.

Whether it’s a court shoe turned classic or a skateboard sneaker that has transcended fashion, these nostalgic kicks remain popular with consumers and continue to influence designers today.

Shop the best retro options out now below.

Vans Old Skool Vans has a number of classics in its vault, but the Old Skool is the trendiest and easiest to wear. Vans

Vans Old Skool, $60;

Puma Clyde Puma’s got a number of great retros to choose from, but it’s hard to top these classics made famous by NBA legend Walt “Clyde” Frazier. Puma

Puma Clyde NYC, $85;

Converse Chuck Taylor All-Star '70 The Converse Chuck Taylor All-Star ’70 is designed with vintage-inspired details and materials for a look and feel closer to the original. Converse

Converse Chuck Taylor All Star ’70, $85;

Adidas Gazelle You’re probably familiar with the Adidas Stan Smith and Superstar, but the Gazelle is another one of the brand’s classic retros that deserves your attention. Adidas

Adidas Gazelle, $79.99;

Reebok Classic Leather Sometimes simple is better, and you can’t go wrong with a tried-and-tested design such as the Reebok Classic Leather. Reebok

Reebok Classic Leather, $74.99;

Nike Air Foamposite One Conceived in 1997, Foamposite remains one of Nike’s most groundbreaking technologies, and it’s never looked better than on the “Royal” Air Foamposite One. Footaction

Nike Air Foamposite One, $229.99;

NikeLab Air Max 1 Pinnacle Premium materials and a remastered silhouette make this 1987 Nike runner a smart retro buy. Nike

NikeLab Air Max 1 Pinnacle, $160;

Air Jordan 4 It’s not often that a retro Air Jordan 4 stays on the shelves, so don’t pass up the opportunity to add this pair to your collection. Nike

Air Jordan 4, $190;

Reebok Shaq Attaq With its Orlando Magic-inspired colors and Reebok Pump tech, Shaquille O’Neal’s first signature shoe is as ’90s as it gets. Reebok

Reebok Shaq Attaq, $159.99;

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