It's the time of year to shop for back to school shoes. We've compiled a list with our buyers of the top ten black shoes to make stomping back into the halls of school a little easier. Black shoes are easily worn throughout the year and can be paired with just about any trending look. We are showcasing a wide variety of price ranges, companies, and style to fit their back to school fashion. So here they are in no particular order. Just click on each picture and you'll land directly on the page to checkout with a few easy clicks.
You can't go wrong with the mono colored black Van's Authentic in Big Kid's sizing. With an amazing price point back to school is easy. The Vans original Authentic is now an iconic style. While the shoe is simple it boasts canvas uppers and is finished with Vans' signature waffle outsole.
Authentic (Big Kids)Black
Style ID: VN000EE3BKA$50.00Another iconic silhouette from Van's that makes our list is the SK8-Hi in Big Kids sizing. The Suede Sk8-Hi, the legendary lace-up high top, features sturdy canvas uppers, re-enforced toecaps to withstand repeated wear, padded collars for support and flexibility, and signature rubber waffle.
SK8-Hi (Big Kids)
Style ID: VN000D5IB8CK
990v5 (Big Kids)
Style ID: GC990NR5$99.95For the Jordan fan also looking to make the most out of the court the new triple black 6-17-23 is available from infant to big kids. This Jordan draws inspiration from both the Retro Jordan 6 as well as the Retro Jordan 17 to create a stealth all black edition this time around. This combo of the two incredible silhouettes creates a must have for Jordan lovers big or small.
6-17-23 BG BTS (Big Kids)
Style ID: CQ9488-001
You can never go wrong with the Nike Air Force 1 silhouette. The legend lives on in the Nike Air Force 1 '07 2, a modern take on the iconic AF-1 that blends classic style and fresh details. This time around the AF-1 hosts black synthetic leather uppers, a white swoosh, and is finished with a gum outsole.
Air Force 1-2 (Big Kids)
Style ID: CI1759-001
Air Max 98 (Big Kids)Black/Metallic Silver
Style ID: BV4872-004$155.00The Nike Air Max 270 combines the exaggerated tongue from the Air Max 180 and classic elements from the Air Max 93. It features Nike's biggest heel Air unit yet for a soft ride that feels as impossible as it looks.
Air Max 270 (Big Kids)
Style ID: BQ5776-001$120.00The latest Nike Air also comes in full family sizing. This iteration of the new silhouette Air Max 200 takes a classic black colorway. This new silhouette is coming in quiet but bringing a lot of heat. They are durable and comfortable for street and functional wear. The silhouette's new side-vis Air unit provides 200% more Air compared to the traditional side-vis Air unit, while full-length cushion foam offers exceptional underfoot cushioning.
Air Max 200 (Big Kids)
Style ID: AT5627-001$100.00The iconic Top Ten Hi was the premier basketball shoes of its time. First released in the '70s, it was worn by the best players at the highest level of competition worldwide and developed for the ten best players of the time. With the success of adidas basketball in the late 80s, the Top Ten shoe model established the Three Stripes as a mark of comfort and quality. A revolution in comfort, and far more advanced than its competitors, the Top Ten Hi shoe model changed the direction of sneakers forever.
Top Ten (Big Kids)Black
Style ID: EE8049$75.00Our list wouldn't be complete without the iconic adidas Superstar. Full family sizing is available. The adidas Superstar uplifts their style in this classic shell toe original to keep you in style and comfort. Created with OrthoLite moisture-wicking sock liner, contrasting textile 3-stripes, full grain leather upper, and herringbone-pattern outsole.
Superstar Foundation (Big Kids)
Style ID: B23642$70.00