As April blooms into action, so too does the sneaker world with some hugely exciting new releases. They range from retro revivals to more future-gazing pieces and offer an incredibly colorful array of trends for literally every taste under the sun. Whether you're a seasoned collector going after the next rare piece or a novice willing to add up some new stuff to your rotation, stay tuned as we run through the most must-have sneakers dropping this April. Gear up to step into the season with style!

Nike Air Max 1 ’86 "Jackie Robinson"

An ode to baseball legend, Jackie Robinson, this Air Max tastefully captures his legacy through a rich colorway and thoughtful details. Adorned in shades of midnight navy and obsidian, complemented by sail and hints of metallic gold, the sneaker exudes a sense of prestige. Unique elements include a “42” patch in metallic gold on each tongue—a nod to Robinson’s jersey number—along with insoles that mark Jackie Robinson Day on April 15. Adding to the exclusivity, gold lace dubraes and eyelets enrich the shoe's premium feel, which is neatly rounded off with a classic white midsole and durable gum rubber outsole. This design not only celebrates an iconic athlete but also infuses a slice of history into modern streetwear.

Release Date: April 15

Price: $150

Recommended Lace Swap: White Jordan Laces with Gold Metal Tips (added at checkout)


Nike Dunk Low “Veneer”

Nike is set to revive a cherished classic with their latest release from the Nike Dunk Low “Ugly Duckling” pack. Originally launched in 2001 and reissued in 2020, this upcoming “Veneer” version is the final piece needed to complete the nostalgic collection. It boasts a suede upper, artfully blending shades of green and purple with a distinctive veneer color.

Release Date: April 18

Price: $115

Recommended Lace Swap: Light Beige Flat Laces, Purple Jordan 1 Laces


Adidas Rivalry Low "414 Day"

Basketball aficionados will immediately spot the Milwaukee Bucks influence in this sneaker's design, which cleverly incorporates the team’s vibrant red and green colors into the shoe's details and the iconic Three Stripes. The model’s off-white base is a tribute to Milwaukee’s nickname, “Cream City,” and is accentuated with subtle gold accents reminiscent of cheese, tying in the city's dairy heritage. Detailing on the tongue presents a brick-like pattern, enhancing the urban aesthetic, while the insole playfully features beer and bratwurst graphics, celebrating Wisconsin's beloved gastronomy against a map backdrop. Additional personal touches include hangtags with a microphone motif, referencing the enduring legacy of RUN DMC within the music scene.

Release Date: April 13

Price: $130

Recommended Lace Swap: Sail Replacement Laces, Pale Yellow Flat Laces