Hailing from Göteburg, Sweden, Sneaky Steve proves that super-cool and comfortable men's shoes and sneakers can also be affordable. Launched in 2007, Sneaky Steve makes its kicks from the highest-quality leathers and rubbers on the market. From edgy high-top sneakers and running shoes to styles like the Crasher, a washed leather lace-up boot reminiscent of early 20th century footwear, the cult label’s hip footwear designs and exacting Scandinavian craftsmanship have won over sneakerheads and style hounds alike. Match your shoes with one of Sneaky Steve’s chic bags, which feature perforated leather, contrast handles, and more than a little attitude.
Our roundup of great picks under $50 is all about elevating your style without devastating your wallet. From footwear to shirting to accessories, we’ve got what you need to kit yourself out without breaking the bank.
Classic sneakers with some throwback and a sporty vibe
American Apparel's soft cotton garments, famously made in L.A., have come to stand for playful, leisurely style. But laid-back fun is universal: Alongside a range of American Apparel jersey polos and tees, Mishka's denim jackets and plaid duffle bags (hailing from New York) and Sweden's Sneaky Steve sneakers — in bright green, bright blue and bright red — are all style-conscious streetwise apparel, too
Embrace the blues with head-to-essentials by AG Adriano Goldschmeid, Fred Perry, and more