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2022-05-15 00:25:17 By : Ms. Xia Jason

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As an avid sneaker collector, spring is my favorite time of the year to finally wear all the sneakers I bought over the fall and winter. At this point in the season, all of the snow, muddy slush, and built-up salt should be washed away, leaving clear grounds for fresh sneakers to be worn. 

If you haven't already bought a bunch of new sneakers, there are still plenty amazing of cool options you can pick up right now in time for spring. Your choices can be as simple as getting a fresh pair of your all-time favorites, picking a bright and fun colorway of a new style, or buying a technical shoe for spring activities like running or hiking.

From lightweight and airy sneakers that will allow you to feel the spring breeze, to waterproof sneakers to keep your feet dry during spring showers, these are our favorite shoes to step up your outfits this season. 

Below, you'll find 14 cool pairs of men's sneakers to up your spring outfit game.

Inspired by skate shoes, the Cariuma Salvas has amazing cushioning for long days on your feet. Cariuma will also plant 10 trees for every pair of sneakers sold, making it one of our favorite sustainable brands.

The "dad shoe" trend hasn't gone anywhere and New Balance is probably the most quintessential brands for that style. This 993 in particular, features a classic New Balance grey colorway and is made in the USA using a combination of premium suede and mesh.

The Nike Air Force 1 is a staple year-round, but there's nothing like a fresh white pair for spring.

Designed in collaboration with Billionaire Boys Club's Bee Line brand, this trail-ready hiking shoe has the lightweight feel of sneakers with the rugged construction Timberland is known for. They also use Gore-Tex liners to make them waterproof, yet breathable.

Wolf and Shepherd is known for its dress shoes with sneaker-like comfort, but the new Crossover Victory Trainer is a true multi-purpose shoe. With both training sneaker-inspired technology and workwear styling, you can wear them in the office, the street, and everywhere in between. 

Featuring recycled canvas uppers, the Greats Wilson is a light and air shoe that will pair well with all of your casual clothes this spring.

Allbirds and Adidas teamed up to create a performance running sneaker with the lowest carbon footprint ever. If you're looking for a dependable runner that's equally groundbreaking and comfortable, this is it.

Learn more about them here.

As the successor to Allbirds' original Dasher running sneaker, the Tree Dasher 2 is lighter, more sustainable, and more comfortable. The breathable upper makes it perfect for spring weather.

Read my full review here. 

Featuring an upper made entirely from recycled plastic water bottles, the RS01 is super sustainable, stretchy, and machine washable.

Read my full review on the Rothy's RS01 here.

Inspired by old-school tennis shoe silhouettes, the ReLeather Tennis has a great casual style.  White leather and gum outsoles in a hard combination to beat, too.

When the Adidas NMD was originally released in 2015, it completely took over the casual comfort and travel footwear space. Now, Adidas is on its third version of the silhouette and it features more Boost cushioning than ever before. If you want day-long comfort during your spring adventures, these are a great choice.

With similar styling as the iconic Converse Chuck Taylor All Star, the Chuck 70 features updated cushioning technology. Just in time for spring, the brand released a collection of seasonal colors, including this bright blue.

Designed to be 100% waterproof, breathable, and easy to slip on, Vessi's Everyday Move sneakers will keep you prepared for spring weather — rain or shine.

If you're planning to go on hikes this season, this Adidas Terrex Hiking Shoe will give you the grip you need on any terrain. They're also waterproof, so you can keep hiking in the rain or wear them as your street style sneaker on gross weather days.

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