This year has certainly been one to remember when it comes to the sneaker industry. We’ve seen collaborations command the market, the deconstructed battle the bulky, and highly-coveted, culturally-significant pairs returned after lengthy hiatuses. And while secondary resell markets continued to flourish, 2017 also found means to bring the sneaker community together once again, through specialty pop-ups, massive conventions and inventive ways to shop. 2018 has a lot to live up to; luckily sneakers are poised to continue their reign over men’s fashion for years to come.
These are the top 10 sneakers of 2017, in no particular order.