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These are the 8 best sneakers you need for spring

Whether you’re wearing sneakers with your Easter fit or finally getting back outside, pick up some kicks to match the vibes

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As winter melts away, sneaker rotations also begin to make their seasonal transition. Doing some spring cleaning might also give you an excuse to buy a new pair, so here are the best picks to welcome the best time of year.

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New Balance x JJJJound 990v3, $360

Yes, the price is a little steep. But the collab showcases the perfect recipe for the ultimate dad shoe. It’s classy, vintage-inspired, and will pair perfectly with spring tones. Think like a dad and consider it an investment.

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Nike Air Max 1 Powerwall “Lemonade”, $119

Back in 2006, Nike dropped 56 pairs of limited-edition Air Maxes dubbed the Powerwall Collection. Some of the variants were rereleased in 2020, including the “Lemonade” pair and accompanying “Strawberry Lemonade” and “Limeade” pairs that are sure to quench your thirst.

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Bad Bunny x Adidas Originals Response CL, $237

El Conejo’s latest Adidas collab were released in white and yellow, and you can’t go wrong with the pairing this season. Given everyone’s strong affinity for more neutral-toned dad shoes, this pair will make you the hippest pops in the neighborhood.

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WMNS Air Jordan 1 “Seafoam”, $252

It may be a women’s exclusive, but the draw of “Seafoam” should be apparent to everybody. Light green overlays are great to put that extra pep in your step. If you want to dip further into the sea palette, there’s also a more affordable Air Force 1 Low.

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Adidas UltraBoost DNA “Floral”, $120+

Originally designed for Lunar New Year, this beautifully floral set of UltraBoosts features just the right amount of elegance. If they didn’t catch your attention during their 2020 release, maybe they’ll grow on you now.

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Tyler, the Creator x Converse, $120

The rapper might’ve swapped his grungy streetwear look for a more lavish style, but he’s not too good for Converse. These practically scream spring, in true Tyler fashion, and in all their pastel, snakeskin glory.

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New Balance 75/40 “Pink Lemonade”, $125

Another refreshing take on a cool spring and summer beverage, these New Balances are packed with tasteful color blocking. Give your neutrals a break this season.

Rhuigi Villaseñor x Puma Suede, $111

Proven to withstand the test of time, Puma’s Suede silhouette is an all-around classic. This pair infuses Rhude founder Rhuigi Villaseñor’s special touch with a green Puma stripe and a soft suede construction. Among a sea of vintage-looking $500 Aimé Leon Dore x New Balance collabs, these are a hidden gem.

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