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The 26 Best White Sneakers for Women That Go With Everything

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Yes, there’s a time and a place for seasonal trending sneakers, but classic women’s white sneakers are the no-frills option with the most staying power. This closet hero remains practical, versatile, comfortable, and timeless, regardless of trends and seasons. Plus, it delivers crispness to anything you wear.

Like most fashion staples, picking out the perfect women’s white sneaker requires planning. It’s less about trend-forward or must-have seasonal items like Adidas Sambas and more about focusing on foundational, minimal, and reliable pieces that bring you back to the basics. Think shoes paired back in style and timeless in a silhouette that brings a clean balance to dark fall colors and joyful summer prints.

While it may sound simple on a piece of paper, there is a vast assortment of options, from price point to quality to material, that makes us ask, how does one choose? From classic running sneakers to canvas low-tops to retro-inspired styles, we’ve broken down all the designer options to shop from the comfort of your home. Whether you’re looking for a pair of business-casual work shoes, nurse shoes, everyday women’s walking shoes, or workout shoes you can hit the gym in, keep reading to check out the best white sneakers for women to suit your needs and budget. Plus, we have expert tips for shopping for white sneakers, how to style then, and everything you need to know about the white sneaker trend for 2022. 

Top White Sneakers for Women 2022

Allbirds Tree Flyer Running Sneakers

Best Sporty White Sneakers for Women

  • Size range: 5-11
  • Materials: Castor beans and eucalyptus fiber
  • Additional features: SwiftFoam provides extra cushion with an energy return, making long runs easier on your body, external heel counter and flared, geometric midsole for stability

The Allbirds Tree Flyer is a best-selling sneaker, designed to support you on everyday runs and walks with an emphasis on longer distances. These Allbirds shoes are uniquely made with castor beans to be the brand’s most technical running shoe yet. The foam provides a responsive cushion combined with a grippy tread and padded heel to reduce slippage. These are a favorite not only among athletes, but also among nurses and other professionals who are on their feet all day. 


Related: Are the New Allbirds Tree Flyer Running Shoes Worth it? We Put Them to the Test.


Nike Air Force 1 White Sneakers

Most Popular Women’s White Sneakers

  • Size range: 5-11
  • Materials: Leather
  • Additional features: 1 1/2″ heel and 1″ platform, cushioning absorbs impact and distributes weight, lace-up style

It’s probably the most popular sneaker among the late teen to the late twenties crowd. This classic Gen Z and Millennial favorite remains a crowd pleaser as one of the best Nike shoes not only because of its household name but because it’s simply a damn good sneaker. Nike’s Air Force 1s are among the easiest to wear because of their slip-on comfort, proper foot support, versatility, and durability.

What Reviewers Say: “I have always been a Nike Air Force 1 fan,” says one reviewer. “They’re one of my favorite sneakers. I believe they run a little big so I always go 1/2 a size down. Overall very comfortable and cute.”

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Adidas Originals Stan Smith White Sneakers

Best White Sneakers to Wear With Dresses

  • Size range: 5-11
  • Materials: Made with Primegreen
  • Additional features: Vegan, series of high-performance recycled materials, synthetic upper and rubber outsole
  • Fit notes: True to size

As one of the best adidas sneakers you can buy, the iconic Stan Smith shoe once broke the internet. The comfortable streetwear icon looks crisp and clean, but it comes into its own after a few weeks of wear in terms of fit and aesthetics (we love the worn-in look). Consider this popular style the ideal finishing touch to any dress outfit. Treat yourself to a pair of Stan Smiths  — you won’t regret it.

What Reviewers Say: “I own five pairs in various colors and will undoubtedly buy more. This shoe is classic looking, extremely comfortable, durable, and makes me feel good when I’m wearing them. I love this shoe and have never, ever, ever had a single problem with a pair.”

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Related: Adidas Released New Stan Smiths for the 50th Stanniversary


Cariuma IBI Off-White Knit Sneakers

Most Lightweight Women’s White Shoes

  • Size range: 5-13
  • Materials: Bamboo knit (bamboo and recycled PET), memory, memory foam, cork, and Mamona oil
  • Additional features: Green EVA outsole, made from sugarcane, machine washable
  • Fit note: True to size

Cariuma has a unique take on the classic white sneaker. Made entirely of bamboo, the IBI is a high-performance, low-impact, and probably the lightest weight sneaker you’ll ever slip your foot into.

What Reviewers Say: “I took a chance and my feet won! They are very comfortable, and true to size. They are not your average tennis shoe in terms of the feeling on the insole. You can wear without socks. I will be ordering a few more pairs.”

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Birdies The Cardinal Sneakers

Most Comfortable Tennis Shoes for Women

  • Size range: 5-12
  • Materials: Premium leather
  • Additional features: Low-top sneaker silhouette, no-slip rubber sole for inside + outside wear, removable insole, 20 mm hidden wedge inside and 20 mm outsole
  • Fit notes: Run slightly large

The cushion hiding in these simple white sneakers is so groundbreaking, that you’ll think you’re wearing slippers. All Birdies are made with ultra-comfortable quilted stitching, which adds a layer of plush to the high-quality leather. These sneakers, in particular, feature a hidden wedge to add a little height to your step. After one wear of these popular women’s white sneakers, it’ll be hard to outfit any other shoe.

What Reviewers Say:These feel like a cloud. I had been watching ads for a while, but then a friend’s recommendation for the sneakers pushed me over the edge, and I ordered them for myself. I wish I had not waited so long! The sneakers had the clean, simple lines I have been looking for, but not just that — most sneakers I had found were nominally comfortable, but the Birdies are fantastic! Now I’m just trying to figure out what my next pair will be.”

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Rothy’s The Sneakers

Best Washable White Sneakers

  • Size range: 5-13
  • Materials: Canvas and rubber
  • Additional features: Soft, flexible upper in bright white, comfortable insoles in Rothy’s blue and durable outsoles in white, fully machine washable
  • Fit notes: These shoes don’t stretch out much

You may have heard of Rothy’s for their iconic, knit, pointy-toe flats you can easily throw in the wash. Well, later came the sneaker, and it’s just as good. These slip-on womens shoes have an extra cushy midsole for premium comfort, a 3D flexible knit that hugs your foot like the perfect sock, and a flexible outsole to take you anywhere and everywhere with no break-in period. Rothy’s are best known for being machine washable, which is pretty important when you’re on the white sneaker train. Oh, and did we mention the thread is made from recycled water bottles?

What Reviewers Say: “Love these white sneakers. I am a first-time buyer with wide feet and took a chance on ordering my normal size 6. They fit perfectly and are so comfortable. Love the fact I can put them in the washer to clean, and they stay like new. Will be ordering more colors”

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Hoka Bondi 7 Shoes

Most Comfortable Athletic White Sneakers for Women

  • Size range: 7-14
  • Materials: Mesh and memory foam
  • Additional features: Compression-molded EVA foam midsole, memory foam collar cradles Achilles, open-engineered mesh upper, Meta-Rocker design

Hoka has taken the world by storm since its launch, and we fully support the notion that these might quite possibly be the most comfortable sneakers for women on the planet. The Bondi 7s features an ultra-comfy foamy cushioned midsole that provides an energy-efficient return in each stride. Whether you’re a marathon runner in training, a treadmill sprinter, or a nurse standing on your feet all day, these white sneakers bring on an overflow of positive reviews.

What Reviewers Say: “My father is a foot surgeon, and out of all the shoe brands he recommends, Hoka is at the top. This is my 4th pair and I absolutely love them. I work long shifts as a RN and these shoes are what get me through the days/nights. I love them. Best shoes ever!”

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On Cloud 5 White Sneakers

Best White Walking Shoes for Women

  • Size range: 5-11
  • Materials: Mesh and rubber
  • Additional features: Heel-toe drop measures 8 mm, 44% recycled materials, breathable antimicrobial mesh, taped reinforcements, rounded toe

These crisp white kicks are perfect for the person that appreciates leisurely walks on their travels or in their hometown. The On Cloud 5 features On’s signature Cloudtec technology, a series of pods underfoot that compress during landings and pop back up during take-offs. This technology, combined with On’s Zero-gravity foam, creates a light and springy ride in the new On Cloud. And not only do these polished sneakers look great, but they also deliver next-level comfort and stabilization as they’re flat and sit low to the ground. Truly, you can’t go wrong with these.

What Reviewers Say:These are great shoes. I walk everywhere in them. They are easy on/off and very comfortable. I highly recommend them and will get another pair when these wear out.



Puma Cali White Sneakers

Best White Platform Sneakers for Women

  • Size range: 5.5-11
  • Materials: 100% Leather and rubber
  • Additional features: Shaft measures approximately low-top from arch
  • Fit note: Run slightly small

Another sneaker icon, the Puma Cali sneaker, will never go out of style. It’s a street-style classic with a laidback west coast vibe. The updated version features a full leather upper and stacked sole for a style upgrade. Pair it with a tracksuit or spring dress.

What Reviewers Say: “I sized up from my normal 6.5-7 to a 7.5, and they’re perfect. I have wide-ish feet and was concerned they’d be narrow but they’re not at all. I can’t recommend them enough!”

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Reebok Club C 85 White Sneakers

Best White Leather Sneakers for Women

  • Size range: 5-11
  • Materials: Leather and rubber
  • Additional features: Shock-absorbing EVA midsole, padded collar, soft garment leather upper for instant support

A ’90s throwback by way of a white sneaker is cool, casual, and always earns some type of street cred. The Reebok women’s Club C 85 sneakers offer cloud-like comfort through lightweight EVA midsole cushioning and grippy tread that can withstand most surfaces. They offer a narrow fit and a timeless designer, so you’re sure to have them on rotation for this year and years ahead.

What Reviewers Say:They look very fashionable. So comfy too! They’re easy to pair with neutrals or black.”



Keds Double Decker White Sneakers

Best Value

  • Size range: 5-11
  • Materials: 100% Synthetic and rubber
  • Additional features: Shaft measures approximately low-top from arch, slip-on upper with a foam footbed

For $50, you can buy this stylish Keds sneaker on repeat whenever it needs replacing. It’s cute, comfy, and works with any outfit for women and girls of every age. The thicker sole is soft and cushy, which contributes to comfort and balance.

What Reviewers Say: “My doctor said to wear shoes with a higher sole. I wear Keds all the time, but I realized the double-decker had such a thicker sole. I am so glad I ordered these. They are cushiony and comfy and seem to help with balance, too.”

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Superga Cotu 2750 White Sneakers

  • Size range: 5-14
  • Materials: 100% Cotton and rubber
  • Additional features: Shaft measures approximately low-top from arch, gum sole
  • Fit note: Runs large (size down by a half or full)

Supergas are no-fuss, classic sneakers that come at an affordable price point and check off every box. They support all foot types and feature a grippy tread designed to last a while. They are especially great for people with wide feet. Plus, we’ve thrown these in the washing machine and magically watched dirt and mud stains disappear.

What Reviewers Say: “I walked all over NYC for 12 hours in these and they were some comfortable! Not only that they are super cute (cuter and fit better than classic Keds). I have wide feet and they are very comfortable.”

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Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Vintage White Sneakers

Best High-Top White Sneakers

  • Size range: 5-20
  • Materials: Canvas and rubber
  • Additional features: Outsole pattern for traction, star logo patch, great for flat feet

File Chuck Taylors under sneakers everyone should have in their closet. This high-top sneaker looks even better with a few scuffs, making the style last for years to come. These are the perfect denim companion, especially for flat-footed customers. Athletes love the floor stability these provide, making them appropriate for weightlifting in addition to day-to-day wear.

What Reviewers Say:Great basic shoe for any type of outfit. How can you say no to converse?” 

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Vans Unisex Classic Slip-Ons

Best Slip-On White Sneakers

  • Size range: 5-17.5
  • Materials: Canvas and rubber
  • Additional features: Low profile slip-on, elastic side accents, flat footbed

The OG slip-ons from Vans are the easiest wear on this entire list. Vans will always bring some sort of cool factor, whether you’re trying to be stylish or not. The best part about these is that they go with everything and can also be slipped on and off in a breeze without compromising quality or support. This is one type of sneaker you should always have on hand.

What Reviewers Say: “These are classics that could only be better with ComfyCush insoles and if they were free. I love my checkered slip-ons. Great design, quality and service.”

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Greats The Royale Eco White Sneakers

Best Sustainable White Sneakers for Women

  • Size range: 6-10
  • Materials: 100% Recycled cotton canvas, rubber
  • Additional features: All components are Global Recycled Standard or ISO certified, bloom insole foam made with Algae removed from over-populated ecosystems

Sustainably-made sneakers are having a moment (it’s about time). Greats’ cult-worthy, quality sneakers get better with age, including the brand’s The Royale style featuring a whole new DNA. These babies are made from 100% recycled cotton canvas and padded with algae foam removed from over-populated ecosystems. They’re complete with a 100% natural rubber outsole and recycled cotton laces.

What Reviewers Say: “Durable. Washable. Always look clean and classic. The most comfortable and useful shoe I’ve purchased!”

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M.M La Fleur x Koio White Sneakers

Best Women’s White Sneakers for Work

  • Size range: 36-41
  • Materials: Full-grain leather
  • Additional features: Bouncy, removable insole for maximum comfort, gold foil logo
  • Fit note: Runs slightly large

Sneakers typically aren’t recommended for the office, but these will do in 2022 when things are much more casual. The sleekness of the M.M. La Fleur x Koio collaboration brings sophisticated style to downtown New York. If you’re going for a business-casual look, you will want to get your hands on these minimal, sleek, and luxurious kicks.

What Reviewers Say: “Great shoes, classic and well-made, loved that they arrived with a second pair of shoe strings. The company has great customer service. I had some yellowing on the first pair, but I exchanged them easily. I traveled abroad and wore them immediately after purchase, and they were super comfy.”



Everlane The Court Sneakers

  • Size range: 5-12
  • Materials: Reconstituted leather (50% recycled leather and 50% non-leather), rubber
  • Fit note: True to size

Everlane is known for offering quality, modern designs that don’t break the bank, and these kicks live up to that rep. The Court sneakers are a sleek basketball-to-lifestyle crossover made for everyday wear and running around town. Customers rave about how comfortable they are right out of the box and that they truly can be worn with anything.

What Reviewers Say: “I am a 7.5 normally, so I followed what other reviews said and went down a half size (because there are not half sizes) to a 7. When these shoes first came, I was a little worried because they felt on the verge of being too small. By the end of the first and second day wearing them, my feet hurt a little. I have had them for about a week now, and they are stretched out a little and fit perfectly. They are so cute and go with dresses, jeans, leggings, and everything in between. They give me reebok sneaker vibes with the look, but much more simple and “dress-up-able”. They are the perfect everyday sneaker, but they do take a little breaking in.”

 

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Adidas Originals Ozelia White Sneakers

Best Chunky White Sneakers

  • Size range: 4.5-15
  • Materials: Rubber, synthetic 
  • Additional features: Upper features at least 50% recycled content, embroidered leopard-print stripes, diprene, Adiprene+ and EVA in the midsole offer superior cushioning at impact
  • Fit note: Run slightly big

If you’re looking to make a style statement on the streets, look no further than the Adidas Ozelia sneakers. You’ll turn heads and attract compliments in these spaceship-like sneakers that happen to be supportive and ultra-comfy for your feet. These turn any head-to-toe sweatsuit into a fashion moment.

What Reviewers Say:Amazing shoes, super comfy with a sock-like fit.” 

 

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Veja V-12 White Sneakers

Also Consider Best Sustainable

  • Size range: 5-9
  • Materials: Genuine leather, organic cotton, rubber
  • Additional features: Sole made of wild rubber originating from the Amazonian forest

These Emma Watson and Meghan Markle-approved sneakers from French brand Veja are another popular eco-friendly style. For just under $200, they’re made from recycled plastic water bottles and feel luxurious in both style and design  — making them the perfect addition to a daily uniform or capsule wardrobe.

What Reviewers Say: “The shoes is beautiful and trendy. It’s really comfortable and light to walk around the city. I love this style and think that it will be easy to clean. This shoe is easy to dress up or down.”

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Common Projects Achilles White Sneakers

Best Splurge

  • Size range: 5-12
  • Materials: Napa leather, rubber
  • Additional features: 1″ flat heel, round toe, handmade lace-up front, foiled logo at padded heel counter

Common Projects remains at the top of the list when it comes to brands offering a good pair of expensive sneakers. At $440, these offer impeccable quality, comfort and attention to detail. You’re buying into the casual, cool lifestyle of Common Projects lifestyle, and trust us, it’s worth it.

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Golden Goose Superstar Low-Top White Sneakers

Best Designer Sneakers

  • Size range: 34-41
  • Materials: 100% leather
  • Additional features: Distressed effect, Signature star patch to the sides, round toe, contrasting heel counter

Golden Goose has become a celebrity and influencer favorite. The brand’s intentionally slightly dirty sneakers are a subtle style statement and ultra-comfortable, according to customers. There is no break in time for these babies, which feels refreshing when you crack open a new box.

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New Balance 574 Sneakers

Best Dad Sneakers

  • Size range: 5-10
  • Materials: Leather, suede, rubber
  • Fit note: True to size

Every fashion girl owns a pair of New Balance 574s, aka one of the best New Balance shoes you can shop. Not only do they go with everything, they properly support the foot for a full day of walking. They offer a fully cushioned footbed for support that hugs but also leaves room to grow. Plus, they’re in line with the dad sneaker trend we can’t seem to let go of.

What reviewers say: “These are honestly my new favorite shoes. They are so comfortable, and their colors go with so many different clothing items. I honestly never want to take them off!”

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Gola Grandslam White Leather Sneakers

Best Retro-Inspired White Sneakers

  • Size range: 5-10
  • Materials: Rubber, leather, textile
  • Additional features: Lace-up closure for a secure fit, padded collar, and tongue
  • Fit note: True to size

Gola Grandslam sneakers are classic sneakers with retro flair. They’re the indie sister to the Nike Air Force 1s but slightly less chunky. They have a rubber sole, complete leather upper, and padded tongue and collar for extra comfort. They look great with dresses for their streamlined yet still sporty silhouette. It’s no wonder Anthropologie bought into this best-selling style.



APL Techloom Zipline White Sneakers

Best for Working Out

  • Size range: 5-11
  • Materials: Performance textiles, foam
  • Additional features: TechLoom upper, FutureFoam running midsole, 8mm drop from the heel to the forefoot places the foot in a natural position for efficient running

One of APL’s newest launches is the APL Techloom Zipline sneaker, designed for all performance-based needs. It has a single, seamless upper that provides lightweight breathability and 360-degree stretch. The upper is then surrounded by hollow cord “ziplines” that function as an exterior cage of support. The shoe also features APL’s Soufflé sockliner and FutureFoam midsole compound, which sits atop a two-piece rubber outsole. Customers love the supportive flexibility of the knit upper and how the midsole provides great rebound and energy return.

What Reviewers Say: “These are the most comfortable sneakers I’ve ever had! I love the design, the colors, and the comfort!!!!!”



Nike Tennis Shoes

Best White Summer Sneakers for Women

  • Size range: 5-12
  • Materials: Rubber, canvas
  • Additional features: Full-length rubber tread for traction and durability

Swap out your cute summer sandals and comfortable wedges for these Nike sneakers that merge old-school classics with new-school styles. They feature a low-cut collar, clean design, and materials like canvas and synthetic leather that create a classic look inspired by tennis. The rubber sole is thinned out for a lightweight, broken-in feel that’s ready to be used right out of the box. Pair the kicks’ neutral colorway with your best summer whites like a linen dress and a raffia tote bag. 

What Reviewers Say: “I LOVE them. Totally takes me back to the ’80s. I’m 48 yrs old and have been feeling nostalgic lately. These are perfect. I normally take a size 9 in every pair of Nikes. I ordered a 9. They are a bit loose without socks with socks, they are much tighter. The canvas is great.”



Trenton Easy Nylite White Sneakers

Best Mule-Like White Sneakers for Women

  • Size range: 6-11
  • Materials: Canvas, rubber
  • Additional features: EcoOrtholite cushioned insole

These simple, low-profile, lightweight sneakers from Trenton offer a springy, textile, no-tie, lace-up option that feels polished and elevated. You’re not going to run a marathon in these, but they do make a great walking shoe for women to run around town looking crisp, clean, and refined while remaining comfortable.

What Reviewers Say: “I purchased these so I could just slip them on and go. They are so comfortable, I got my normal size and had absolutely no issue with heel overhang or too short. I’ve worn them a lot with my jeans and shorts, got compliments on them being so cute ( they are ). I would definitely say go ahead, get them, great for summer!”



What to Look for in Women’s White Sneakers

You can pretty much find a solid white pair of sneakers from every brand now. They come in a range of textures, with unique stitching and varied shapes, at a range of price points. “You don’t have to spend a ton of money to look polished in some white sneakers,” says celebrity fashion stylist Kara Elkin. A clean pair of Keds from a store like Target is the cutest best-kept fashion secret, under-$50.”

Just be sure to find a style that supports your foot type, too. New York-based podiatrist Dr. Parker M. Gennett says that “a stiff heel counter, firm sole and torsion stability” are important characteristics of any sneaker you’re wearing regularly. “If you can twist it like a pretzel, it’s probably not a good idea,” he says. For optimum comfort, “look for a happy balance between control of motion for support and cushion,” he explains. Also, look for styles that come in wide sizing if you have wide feet and/or bunions.


White Sneaker Trend 2022

If you find yourself asking, “are white sneakers in style?” the answer is always yes. However, it’s important to remember that celebrities and their favorite white sneakers are the subjects of many street-style photos, setting the tone and trends for the must-have white sneakers of the moment.

This season, we saw an influx of contemporary optic white iterations, sleek low-tops, retro runners, and chunky platforms. Everything from ultra-minimal stylings of Nike’s Air Force 1’s and Balenciaga’s Phantom dad sneakers, both of which have a white leather upper accented by perforations, have been flying off the shelves. But if you can’t get your hands on a pair, there are plenty of other white trending sneakers, like a pair of laid-back, slip-on Vans, celebrity favorite lace-up Vejas, or the walking-approved On Cloud 5 sneakers. While the white sneaker’s signature, clean look and classic details — rubber sole, crisp white fabric, and lace-up silhouette — have remained, reimagined elements make them fresh and coveted.

As with any trend, it’s important to look to our favorite celebrities to get inspired and learn how to style this sportswear classic like the most stylish It-girls. For instance, take a note from Emily Ratajakowsi’s book and pair your classic white Superga’s with a white lace mini dress to turn the coolness up a notch. If you can’t get enough of Bella Hadid’s street style, opt for high-top Converse sneakers with straight-leg jeans, a simple midriff barring ribbed tank top, gold hoops, and your hair slicked back to a high bun. On another hand, Hailey Bieber can be seen time and time again in Nike’s Air Force 1’s with head-to-toe neutral ensembles such as a boxy camel blazer, matching trousers, and simple black turtleneck — proving that less is more.


The Different Types of Women’s White Sneakers

Now more than ever, endless white sneaker options exist on the market. However, no matter which style you choose, you can dress up your white sneakers with a spring dress or down with leggings and a hoodie for a cool athleisure fall moment. Bottom line: They’re bound to become your go-to pair of footwear if they aren’t already.

White Classic Leather Sneakers for Women:

The classic white leather sneaker is a versatile and luxurious style everyone needs in their wardrobe. Some may even argue the white sneaker look began with the all-leather options. The most notable iteration of the bunch is the iconic Stan Smith shoe that gained mainstream demand after it got into the hands of Celine’s former creative director, Pheobe Philo. Ever since then, in 2014, this classic sneaker became heavily adopted opting because of its affordability, comfortability, and versatility. The white leather sneaker has a slimline silhouette that works perfectly with sharp tailoring as well as casual looks and is ideal for those who prefer a more low-key look when it comes to footwear.

White High-Top Sneakers for Women:

If there’s one thing for certain, it is that white high-top sneakers are sticking around for decades ahead. Its standout style is the Converse’s Chuck Taylor High-Top Sneaker which started as a pragmatic basketball shoe and now became an it-girl staple. While white high-tops lean retro, don’t be intimated when it comes to styling them. They can easily be paired with anything in your wardrobe to make an ensemble feel edgy.

White Slip-On Sneakers for Women:

White slip-on sneakers are great for everyday wear, especially on days when you don’t have time to sit down and lace up your shoes. Vans’ solid white design shot to fame in the ‘80s and has been a staple and trendsetter of the style. Since then, the demand for white slip-on sneakers has grown even more, with other luxury designers adding their own flair to suit every style and budget.

White Athletic Sneakers For Women:

White workout sneakers have differentiated themselves from the pact because wearers have decided that they don’t have to be designated for workout classes only. The style set has taken them to the streets, pairing them with everything from leather pants to dresses. They have become the comfortable solution for blended lifestyles. Plus, with more and more designers branching out into the activewear category, we no longer need multiple pairs of white athletic sneakers for each sartorial category.

White Chunky Sneakers for Women:

The white sneaker style to date? White chunky dad sneakers. This style is enjoying its moment for its oversized, cushioned, and platform-like sole. They may seem bulky, but these shoes normally feel more lightweight than one who suspects them. This shoe is for fashion purposes at heart, but those feet problems, especially plantar fasciitis, can get more wear out of them. The most recognizable white chunky sneaker is Adidas’ Originals Ozelia White Sneakers, as well as Balenciaga’s Track and Triple S sneakers, which Bella Hadid is a fan of.


How to Care for Your White Sneakers

One of the only negative features of white sneakers is that they tend to appear dirty quicker than other styles that can hide everyday life’s normal wear and tear. Some pairs made of knit materials are machine washable, while different leather versions require a bit more attention. To give your white sneakers a longer life, clean them once in a while with a little soap and a toothbrush for scrubbing. We’ve got the full guide on how to clean your white shoes.


How to Wear Women’s White Sneakers

White sneakers are the lightest color on the spectrum, but that doesn’t make them a summer-only pair of shoes. Just because your wardrobe gets darker as the temps drop, doesn’t mean your footwear has to follow. This versatile sneaker can be worn year-round, but there are a few guidelines you’ll want to consider as you style them.

A white sneaker keeps an outfit on the casual side, so it’s best to pair them with casual items like jeans, work pants, leggings, or a slouchy sweater dress. Think of it like this: when you have an outfit that can be dressed up or dressed down, throwing a pair of white kicks on will dress it down. It’s the perfect choice for a casual Saturday when you’re touring around a city or heading to a sporting event. That said, there is no need to hesitate when jumping to invest in any of the white sneakers ahead at any time of year.

Meet the Experts

  • Kara Elkin is a celebrity fashion stylist based in Los Angeles. Although she currently focuses on styling and consulting, she also co-founded womenswear label Elkin in 2011, which became popular among Hollywood’s elite, including Brie Larson, Zosia Mamet, Dakota Johnson, and Emma Roberts.
  • Dr. Parker M. Gennett is a New York-based podiatrist. He’s been practicing with the Foot & Ankle Care Center for over 25 years and is a member of the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgeon. He specializes in pediatric and adult sports injury as well as routine care of podiatric and orthopedic foot and ankle conditions.

Meet the Author

Vanessa Powell is an established editor and stylist with a decade of experience covering lifestyle and wellness trends for publications like PeopleStyle, Well+Good, Health, and Shape magazine.

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