Predicting trends in sneakers, like in anything else, can be difficult nigh impossible. It's hard enough to keep track of what people are wearing NOW let alone say with any confidence what they will be wearing a year, five years, 10 years from now. But someone has to try, right?
The current argument with retro sneakers seems to center around what the retros of tomorrow will be. Ten years from now, will the new generation of sneakerheads want re-issues of what was new when they were kids, or will they simply want re-re-re-re-re-reissues of the same classics they learned about from older siblings or parents? Seems like a safe bet that it will be a mixture of both—but what? We've got some ideas. Check out The 20 Best Retro Sneakers of 2024.