Suede Sneakers [May 2022]

You can wash suede sneakers. You need to make sure you have the correct detergent for suede materials, and on the delicate cycle in your washing machine. When they are done washing, make sure you stretch them back into their original shape. Let them air dry.

Best Suede Sneakers

And a little about what makes each special…

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Low Top Sneakers

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Nike from NET-A-PORTER $100.00

Nike’s ‘Fontanka Waffle’ sneakers are inspired by the streamlined shape of the brand’s iconic ‘Daybreak’ style.


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New Balance from SSENSE $100.00

Low-top paneled suede and canvas sneakers in tones of grey and off-white.


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Platform Sandals

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Steve Madden from Nordstrom $109.95

A svelte strap secures your ankle in a statement-making sandal lifted by a towering block heel and platform.


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Sandals

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Naot Footwear from Nordstrom $139.95

Clean-cut straps style a versatile, comfortable sandal with memory-foam padding and a cushy EVA sole.


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Jeffrey Campbell from Nordstrom $169.95

An architectural heel brings striking height to a strappy sandal designed with elasticized straps at the ankle.


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Golden Goose from NET-A-PORTER $495.00

When you pull Golden Goose’s ‘Superstar’ sneakers out of the box, they’ll look like they’ve already been worn – as intended.


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Golden Goose from SSENSE $560.00

Low-top buffed leather sneakers in grey.


How Do I Clean Suede Sneakers?

The best way to clean suede sneakers is to buy the special brush designed to clean suede shoes. Make sure they are dry. Always follow the instruction of care listed on the care label. Gently use the brush to remove the dirt without grinding it into the suede. Use an eraser for the stubborn marks. Once they are clean, you need to protect them with spray designed to keep them clean.

What Are Suede Shoes?

Suede is a type of fuzzy leather with a napped finish. It is used mainly for jackets and shoes. It can also be used for purses, etc. It means gloves in Swedish. It is made from the underside of the animal skin, which is softer. It is not as durable as regular leather.

Can You Get Suede Wet?

Nothing disastrous happens when suede gets wet. You want to remove the moisture as soon as you can. The suede will get stiff if you don’t get to clean the moisture off.