With Valentine’s Day being just around the corner, many of you have or will have romantic plans for February 14. And even though Valentine’s Day is all about love, no one can deny that gifts have the power to make or break the day. Since the stakes are high, the pressure is on to find the perfect gift for your loved one. And if your partner is a sneakerhead, there’s nothing like gifting them the perfect pair of sneakers to make Valentine’s Day extra special.
Valentine’s Day is one of those days that gives brands a unique opportunity to do something with their footwear that they haven’t done before. With so many Valentine’s Day themed sneakers on the market, picking the perfect pair can be quite difficult. However, as usual, we are happy to assist.. To celebrate the upcoming day of love, we’ve compiled a list of some of the best Valentine’s Day sneakers of all time.
Chuck 70 High ‘Valentine’s Day – University Red’
There’s no better way to show your love than with red canvas sneakers with a high top. The sneakers feature off-white rubber cap toe, lace-up closure and rubber midsole with black stripes and logo patch at the heel. A white heart shaped graphic is embroidered onto the red canvas. On the inside, eyelet vents, a logo patch, and the embroidered writing are all white. The translucent treaded rubber outsole has a red graphic. Hardware is kept in a silver tone. The sneakers are available at GOAT from $96.
Color: University Red Style Code: 171117C Release Date: January 4, 2021 Price: $90
Wmns Air Max 90 ‘Love Letter’
The Wmns Air Max 90 ‘Valentine’s Day’ debuts in a pastel colorway for the romantic holiday. The toe, ankle collar, mudguard, and midsole are constructed primarily of white leather, which is then elevated with tulip pink suede overlays and contrasting details throughout. The Swoosh insignias, upper eyelets with cut-out heart logos, heels, and rubber outsole are all covered in “University Red,” while the tongue tabs have hidden love letters that read ‘ME+AM90=TRUE LOVE, ‘ on the left and ‘AM90 4EVER’ on the right.
With a white leather base and pastel pink panels, the Nike Dunk Low is as classic as they come. The silky velvet heel tab on the back of the sneaker gives it the nickname “Pink Velvet.” This luxury feature includes embroidered Nike branding in a complimentary red shade that matches the logo on the tongue. To tie everything together, the Nike Swoosh is composed of bright pink leather, and the sneaker has a sleek shiny finish. This sneaker comes exclusively in grade-school sizing as Nike expands their Dunk lineup for kids. The Dunk Low GS ‘Pink Velvet’ are already available at Fight Club.
Color: Pink Glaze/White/Pomegranate/Pink Glaze Style Code: DO6485-600 Original Release Date: November 24, 2021 Restock Date: February 3, 2022 Retail Price: $95
Wmns Air Jordan 8 Retro ‘Valentine’s Day’
This special edition Air Jordan 8 features a lush suede construction and more red than a bouquet of roses, bringing out the silhouette’s softer side. It commemorates Valentine’s Day in style, with special visuals and a message to commemorate the occasion. To take the Valentine’s Day theme even further, the sneaker has “Loves Me” and “Loves Me Not” inscriptions beneath the cross straps, as well as rose graphic insoles that match the packaging. Keep an eye out for a Jordan Brand Valentine’s Day card that comes with your purchase.
Color: Gym Red/Ember Glow-Team Red Style Code: AQ2449-614 Release Date: February 9, 2018 Retail Price: $190
Comme des Garçons PLAY x Chuck 70 High ‘Bright Pink’
This 2020 special edition release comes in a clean baby-pink colorway that is suitable for both men and women. The sneakers are made of a heavy-duty canvas and feature the instantly recognizable heart eyes symbol that has become synonymous with the Comme des Garcons Play brand. Converse’s traditional star emblem appears on the medial side of each sneaker, and the high-top shape is ideal for incorporating into any outfit. A smooth white midsole sits beneath the feet and features hidden cushioning technology to keep them comfy for everyday wear. To maintain the luxury touch, dual-branding is included on the insole.
in 2020, Nike Skateboarding has teamed up with StrangeLove Skateboard to create a special edition SB Dunk Low to commemorate Valentine’s Day. The Nike SB Dunk Low was created by famed artist Sean Cliver and Todd Bratrud. Pink suede and velvet panels are contrasted with Red accents on the Swooshes, lining, and laces. StrangeLove branding on the tongue and graphic printed insoles are among the other details. The design is finished by a pink translucent outsole. StrangeLove literally leaves its mark on each heel with embroidered skull motifs. On the sole, subtle heart designs express love, just in time for Valentine’s Day.
Air Force 1 Low ’07 QS ‘Valentine’s Day Love Letter’
This seductive colorway of the Air Force One sneaker will make your heart skip a beat. This special edition of the AF-1 features snap-button designs on each tongue that convey a love letter between you and the renowned sportswear classic in honor of Valentine’s Day. A little heart icon has been added to the style’s redesigned Nike Air branding, as well as a beautiful color palette that includes University Red and Tulip Pink. The Nike Air Force 1 Low Valentine’s Day were released in February 13th 2021 for $130.
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