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 #: 206911
For the 90’s kids out there, the Hocus Pocus Crocs is inspired by the classic Halloween Disney movie. This playfully themed offering sports a sparkly copper to purple to black ombre outfit from its perforated toe area to the heel. The icing on the cake is the Jibbitz™ charms of the three sisters and other witch-related graphics, along with the “Hocus Pocus” detail on the heel strap. Buy Now.
Style #: 209231
With Halloween coming up, this playful option is sure to be a hit with the kids. Designed for lovers of bats and Batman, the versatile all-black pair sports whimsical fixed bat wings on each shoe. The clog’s cleanable, lightweight, and flexible design are perfect for any activity at any time of day and will allow your little one to shine with their unique style. The Kids’ Classic I Am Bat Clog can also be customized with Jibbitz™ charms. Buy Now.
Style #: BB550DA1
Colorway: Warm sand with afterglow
Looking for a transitional pair to get you ready for the fall days ahead? Teddy Santis’ Aimé Leon Dore x New Balance 550 sports an autumnal “Warm Sand With Afterglow” hairy suede outfit that will pair easily with your daily outfits. The ALD x New Balance 550 collection also includes a “True Brown With Sandstone” colorway if you are looking for something darker-toned. The pair is rounded off with ALD x NB branding on the tongue and heel. Buy Now.
Style #: IG5796
Colorway: Wonder Beige / Off White / Cream White
Another neutral offering on this list arrives in the form of the Adidas Gazelle Indoor dressed in “Wonder Beige”. Known for its timeless design, the Gazelle boasts a sleek and minimalist construction that combines both retro and contemporary aesthetics. The upper of the shoe is made primarily from high-quality suede material, giving it a premium and luxurious feel. Designed with comfort in mind, the pair additionally features a padded collar and cushioned insole made for everyday wear. Buy Now.
Style #: ID2055
Colorway: Core White / Halo Blue / Gum
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 “Halo Blue” colorway sports a clean white and blue color scheme to keep you looking fresh through fall. Buy Now.
Style #: DQ8426 042
Colorway: Black/Royal Blue/Black/White
Although not as popular as its low- and high-top variants, the Air Jordan 1 Mid in a bold “Royal Blue” colorway will for sure be garnering attention. Perfect for both the court and casual wear, this iteration is crafted from leather materials highlighted with “Royal Blue” and contrasting black. Finishing details include Jumpman insignias and the signature Jordan Wings logo. Buy Now.
Style #: DD1873 400
Colorway: Blue Tint/Cobalt Bliss/Summit White/Volt/Black
Keep the summer vibes alive with this Nike Dunk Low Next Nature “Blue Tint” boasting a fresh white and light blue color scheme. Additionally, for all those trying to do their part in keeping mother nature happy, the sustainable and eco-conscious pair is made from at least 20% recycled materials by weight and features a Nike Grind midsole made from factory scraps. Buy Now.
Style #: FQ2755 200
Colorway: Dusted Clay/Earth/Pale Ivory/White
For another autumnal offering, this ladies’ exclusive Nike Dunk High features a “Dusted Clay” makeover comprising muted and earthy tones that will get you through fall. The classic high-top silhouette boasts extra padded collars to ensure your days spent in the city doing errands or running from class to class can be done in comfort and style. Buy Now.
Style #: BQ6472 050
Colorway: Sky J Mauve/Sail/White
For a sneaker that effortlessly blends classic heritage with a modern twist, this women’s exclusive Air Jordan 1 Mid “Sky J Mauve” boasts a soft and mesmerizing palette of mauve and sky blue. The silhouette’s high-top profile is crafted from smooth leather, helping to deliver a touch of luxury to your daily fits. Buy Now.
Style #: DR8785-401
Colorway: Game Royal/University Red/Photo Blue/Black
Want to look stylish both on and off the court? Ja Morant’s Nike Ja 1 “Hunger” signature is an electrifying feast for the eyes. Designed for those who hunger for artistry and athleticism, the pair opts for a mismatched look with fiery red primarily spotlighted on the left shoe and royal blue on the right. So what are you waiting for? Time to lace up, step out, and let your hunger for style shine with the Nike Ja 1 “Hunger.” Buy Now.
Lead image courtesy of New Balance.