Sometimes, you just want a cute pair of sneakers that won't break the bank. Depending on the activities you have planned for the day or your personal style, the best cheap sneakers unite comfort with affordability — which means you can buy a few pairs in different colors or take your chances on an out-there design (hello, glitter) that may just end up becoming your new favorite shoe. And all of the picks on this list cost less than $35, so you can wear the heck out of them without a shred of guilt.
I love stocking up on cheap but comfy sneakers for days where I know I'll be walking around a lot and may get my shoes mucked up. In those situations, a shoe with a breathable mesh material that wicks away moisture and a durable rubber sole (with traction if there's hiking on my agenda) are great finds. On days when you're just kicking back and want a shoe to complement your outfit, casual canvas sneakers or slip-ons in funky colors and prints, are laidback and fun. Cheap shoes are also perfect for test-driving new trends — you'll find sneakers with serious chunky soles and sneaker mules on this list.
From classic white lace-up sneakers to slip-on shoes with bows, these are the best cheap sneakers for every style, budget, and outfit. You'll even find a cult favorite with more than 18,000 ratings.
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