As expected, Kanye’s fifth shoe design with Adidas, The Yeezy Wave Runner 700 sold out (until November 1st). Find out more from Footwear News and shop the best alternatives below:
Kanye West’s fifth sneaker model with Adidas, the Yeezy Wave Runner 700, is a retro-inspired runner that flows with the current bulky shoe trend. Preorders of the sneakers sold out and won’t ship out until Nov. 1, but there are other ways to get similar looks right now.
Sneaker styles with wavy, oversized midsoles are actually more common than you might think, so there’s plenty to choose from, but that also means it’s tough to narrow down your search. The good news is that FN has done the work for you, compiling a shoppable list of the best shoes reminiscent of the Yeezy Wave Runner available now.
1. Nike Air Monarch IV
This classic traning style is designed with a leather upper for maximum support and comfort. They feature flex grooves giving you flexibility with every step.
2. Stampd x Puma R698
The leather upper gives this classic sneaker a luxe update, without compromising comfort and performance.
3. Hoka One One Bondi 5
Open engineered mesh uppers with 3D Puff Print Frame synthetic overlays offers maximum breathability and structural support.
4. Karhu Fusion 2.0
This sleek style offers a similar color palette to the original Wave Runner 800’s Kanye sported, but for a fraction of the cost.
5. New Balance 990v4
The New Balance M990V4 boasts dynamic performance wrapped in a timeless silhouette to carry you mile after mile in uncompromising comfort.
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