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The Best Retro Sneakers That Don’t Look Retro

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Retro style doesn’t have to look overly-vintage or outdated. Footwear News has found a few throw-back styles that are simultaneously old-school and modern. Find out more from Footwear News and shop the styles below:

From FN:
Some of the most ahead of their time and avant-garde sneaker designs around are actually from the archives of top athletic brands.

 Whether it’s Reebok’s futuristic Instapump Fury, Nike’s trail-ready Humara sneaker, or the Kanye West-approved Adidas Climacool, there are a number of ways to get retro style without looking dated.

See what we mean by shopping the top picks below.

1. Adidas Originals Climacool 1

With an emphasis on ventilation, the Adidas Climacool feels just as cool as it looks. Originally released in 2002, this runner remains one of the brand’s most forward-thinking designs.

Adidas Originals Climcol 1 sneakers Image courtesy of Zappos

  

2. Reebok InstaPump Fury OG Sneakers

With a design so ahead of its time buzzing fashion label Vetements couldn’t resist a collaboration, the Reebok Instapump Fury debuted in 1993, but it still somehow looks like something from the future.

Reebok InstaPump Fury OG Sneakers Image courtesy of Reebok

  

3. Air Jordan 11 Retro Low IE

One of the more polarizing Jordan low-top designs, this Air Jordan 11 IE did away with the mid-top version’s defining patent leather overlays for a mesh-backed elephant print treatment.

Nike Air Jordan 11 Retro IE Image courtesy of Nike

  

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