The footwear non-negotiable: 6 white sneakers you need in your wardrobe

We're not exaggerating when we say you need some.
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If there were ever a versatile shoe, it would be the white sneaker.

Wear them from the office to the bar, on coffee dates or running errands, and in a pinch they can also work for workouts!

When you find a pair of white sneakers that work for, you’ll be singing their praises and quick to get your money’s worth.

Whether you’re after a more classic sneaker style, love a chunky silhouette, perhaps a fan of the dad sneaker look or prefer to keep it lowkey – there are a million and one white sneakers to choose from to find your perfect fit.

To give you a hand, we are taking a look at some of our favourite white sneakers styles that are on our shopping list this season and the next.

The best white sneakers to shop in 2024


Cariuma Oca Low Sneaker

$109 at Cariuma

Sustainable, timeless and comfortable – what more could you ask for from a white sneaker?

Cariuma sneakers are made from naturally derived and sustainable materials, combining the laidback style of the surf and skate lifestyle with modern and unique innovation.


Veja Campo Sneaker

$240 at The Iconic

There’s a reason why Veja are the go-to sneaker brand for the fashion forward.

Made using sustainable materials and manufacturing processes without compromising that modern style, Veja sneakers come in every colour under the sun and a range of silhouettes.


Converse Chuck Taylor All Star High Top Sneakers

$130 at Myer

For that retro look you can’t go past a classic high top Chuck Taylor.

Originally created as a basketball sneaker, these have since become a style staple.


Reebok Classic Leather Shoes

$150 at Reebok

Another retro style, these simple white sneakers from Reebok just embody that ’80s style we know and love.

They even made an appearance on Stranger Things!


Charles & Keith Lace-Up Sneakers

$119 at Charles & Keith

Dress them up or down, these classic white sneakers have a certain edge to them no matter how you style.


Novo Crema Sneakers

$49.95 at Novo

Save some cash without skimping on style thanks to Novo.

The classic Y2k vibe of the sneakers adds that cool factor to your outfits yet still feels elevated enough to wear to the office.

How do I choose the best white sneakers?

Comfort, fit and style are the most important things to consider when buying white sneakers.

Comfort should undoubtedly be the biggest factor in helping you to decide which style works for you. If you’re like us and will be constantly reaching for white sneakers, comfort is key.

What white sneakers does Kate Middleton wear?

The Princess of Wales is regularly seen rocking a pair of white sneakers, with her usual choice being the Superga 2750 Cotu Classic sneakers in a canvas material.

You can purchase these shoes for just $77 from The Iconic! Buy yours here.

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