Neutral Men’s Sneakers That Aren’t Boring

Constantly on the hunt for neutral men’s sneakers that aren’t boring? Vanichi editors have found some solutions that will have you stepping into autumn with impact. From a black and white cult classic from Balenciaga to a new style from newcomer Dejon Marquis to textured blue kicks from Valentino, these selections can become wardrobe staples for the man about town.


Race Runner Patent Leather Neoprene and Mesh Sneaker


Balenciaga’s ‘Race Runner’ is one of those shoes that some sneakerheads will go to great lengths to acquire. One that we know flew to Japan just to purchase the pair he wanted. True story. Die hard fans have helped it achieve a certain cult status. Set on rubber soles, this black and white pair mixes mesh, neoprene and reflective patent-leather. Crafted in Italy. £425

Dejon Marquis

Forest Green Low-Top Tailored Sneaker


Designed in Los Angeles, California and handcrafted in Italy. This deep Forest Green shoe is crafted from calfskin leather and has a tan interior and waxed laces in gold eyelets. . The rubber sole matches the Forest Green leather upper. Padded heel for extra comfort. Travel bag included. Pre-Order. 465 US


Valentino Garavani ‘Rockrunner’ sneakers


These blue leather and cotton Valentino Garavani ‘Rockrunner’ sneakers from Valentino sport a lace-up front fastening, a logo patch at the tongue, Rockstud embellishments and a ridged rubber sole.  745 US


Global Casual Menswear Finds

Looking at Le Snob

4 Menswear Neutral Accessories + Footwear

SAWA Sneakers Made in Africa | Fresh Dressed