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The Sneaker Edit: 9 Retro Y2K Sneakers to Shop Now

Dad shoes, platforms and trainers to bring the throwback vibes.

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The Sneaker Edit: 9 Retro Y2K Sneakers to Shop Now

Dad shoes, platforms and trainers to bring the throwback vibes.

If you’re building your sneaker rotation, look no further than classic models from the ’90s and the early aughts that never go out of style.

Dad shoe lovers, check out the adidas Astir trainer and the Nike Air Max 96 II. Sleek models like the Nike Air Presto and adidas Originals x Human Made EQT Racing Hm Sneaker pair well with slip dresses, while chunky basketball silhouettes like the Reebok Question Mid coordinate with baggy denim and baby tees.

Below, we round up nine Y2K sneakers that will elevate your look this season.

Nike Air Max 96 II “White/Grape Ice”

Nike
Air Max 96 II ‘White/Grape Ice’
$137 USD
NikeNike 

Nike Air Force 1 ‘07 LX “Green Glow”

Nike
Air Force 1 ‘07 LX ‘Green Glow’
$95 USD
NikeNike 

Reebok Question Mid “Silver Metallic”

Reebok
Question Mid ‘Metallic Silver’
$160 USD
ReebokReebok 

adidas Astir Trainer

adidas
Astir Trainer
$100 USD
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Nike Air Max Plus “Purple Pulse”

Nike
Air Max Plus ‘Purple Plus’
$170 USD
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Nike Air Presto “Wild Berry”

Nike
Air Presto ‘Wild Berry’
$82 USD
NikeNike 

New Balance 530

New Balance
530
$115 USD
StockXStockX 

adidas Originals x Human Made EQT Racing Hm Sneaker

adidas
Human Made EQT Racing Hm Sneaker
$153 USD
HBXHBX 

Buffalo London Classic Platform Sneaker “Camouflage”

Buffalo London
Classic Platform Sneaker ‘Camouflage’
$93 USD
HBXHBX 
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