Welcome back to our weekly guide highlighting the 10 best sneakers under $150.
In a world where sneaker culture has reached new heights, you don’t need to empty your wallet to secure a pair of kicks that’ll turn heads and keep your feet happy. We’re here to show you that style and savings can indeed go hand in hand. Whether you’re an avid sneakerhead or just someone looking to elevate your footwear game without breaking the bank, Nice Kicks and Nice Drops have you covered.
From iconic classics to cutting-edge designs, and some Halloween treats thrown in there, we’ve scoured the market to curate a collection that combines affordability with unmistakable flair. Check them out below.
Style #: 209373
Colorway: Lime Punch
Price: $45 to $60
For the 2000s kids out there, these nostalgic Shrek Crocs, inspired by the DreamWorks film, will take you down memory lane. These playfully themed Crocs sport Shrek’s speckled “Lime Punch” green skin tone as well as special fixed pieces on the perforated toe to represent the beloved ogre’s nose and ears. The pair is rounded off with fuzzy brown back straps to keep you cozy in the swamp. The Shrek Crocs are available in full family sizing so everyone can join in on the fun. Buy Now.
Style #: DZ2794 500
Colorway: Rush Fuchsia/Black/Coconut Milk
Elevate your everyday look with the Nike Dunk Low Twist WMNS “Rush Fuchsia”. The captivating and fresh rendition of the iconic Dunk Low silhouette introduces a unique twist to the classic Dunk design, making it a standout choice to run errands in the city or a top pick for date night. This “Rush Fuchsia” and “Black” color scheme is a perfect way to say goodbye to summer and transition into autumn. The pair is rounded off with playful design elements such as the jewelled Swooshes and Nike branding. Buy Now.
Style #: FN6887-100
Colorway: White/Racer Blue/Flat Silver/Hyper Pink
$125, now $100.97 (19% off)
Flex your sneaker style with these retro kicks. The versatile, low-top cross trainer sports vibrant, 80’s style hits to keep the summer vibes alive during fall. Made to handle anything from your next workout to running errands in the city, the Nike Air Cross Trainer 3 Low features plush ankle padding and perforated panels for all-day comfort. Buy Now.
Style #: FN6882-100
Colorway: White/Oil Green/Cargo Khaki/Light Bone
This autumnal Nike Dunk Low suits up in “White,” “Oil Green,” “Cargo Khaki,” and “Light Bone”. Various green and brown hues are spotlighted throughout, giving the pair a grounded and versatile look with a touch of outdoor-inspired charm. Whether you’re exploring the urban jungle or embracing outdoor adventures, this colorway provides a balanced and nature-infused approach to sneaker style. Buy Now.
Style #: FN7308-008
Colorway: Black/Light Graphite/Cardinal Red/Vivid Orange
Another Halloween-inspired suggestion this week takes the form of an Air Jordan 1 Low SE. Sporting some retro colors, this Air Jordan 1 Low SE features a genuine and synthetic leather upper for a luxurious look and feel. This offering is finished off with Nike Air in the sole to ensure every stride is in comfort. Buy Now.
Style #: DZ4353-160
Colorway: White/Cardinal Red/Light Graphite/Vivid Orange
Another sneaker option on this list that’s ready for anything is the Jordan Max Aura 5. Inspired by the Air Jordan 3, the Jordan Max Aura 5 sports a modern twist on the basketball classic and is made from durable leather and textiles so you can run or skate all day in comfort. The pair’s “White/Cardinal Red/Light Graphite/Vivid Orange” colorway makes it a versatile option for many fall outfits. Buy Now.
Style #: DX4397-200
Colorway: Cacao Wow/Black/University Red/Sanddrift
Looking for a retro feel with a modern twist? The hybrid Jordan Stadium 90 dipped in an autumnal “Cacao Wow/Black/University Red/Sanddrift” outfit is inspired by Jordan Brand classics including the Six Rings, Sixty Plus, and Mars 270. The pair features multiple nods to Tinker Hatfield’s OG designs and is equipped with Jordan Brand’s new Formula 23 cushioning. Buy Now.
Style #: IG1025
Colorway: Cloud White / Better Scarlet / Supplier Colour
If you don’t already have a pair in your rotation, now’s the time to add the classic Adidas Samba OG to your footwear arsenal. The timeless and versatile silhouette pays homage to its predecessor while incorporating contemporary and soccer-inspired elements for a fresh and stylish look that will effortlessly transition from sportswear to casual street style. This “Better Scarlet” colorway sports a clean white and red color scheme to keep you looking fresh through fall. Buy Now.
Style #: FD4116-300
Colorway: Geode Teal/Geode Teal
Still not ready to put pool season behind you? Nike’s Calm Slide will have you looking fresh into the early days of fall. The pair is made from flexible foam and features a grooved insole and midsole, as well as a cozy upper strap debossed with a signature Swoosh. Rounding out the final details of this monochromatic offering is the larger Swoosh on the textured footbed and a full-length outsole for added grip on wet and dry surfaces. Buy Now.
Style #: IG1024
Colorway: Cloud White / Green / Supplier Colour
The pair is so iconic we had to include it twice on this list. Perfect for the transitional weather ahead, the classic Adidas Samba OG sports a versatile design and colorway that can easily pair with a sporty outfit or more casual street-style looks. This “Green” colorway sports a clean white and green color scheme to keep you looking fresh through fall. Buy Now.
Lead Image courtesy of DreamWorks Animation/Crocs/Slash Films.