5 shoe stores in Vancouver for sneakers

Dec 19 2017, 4:00 pm

If you’re a true sneaker junkie, this one will have your mouth watering looking at store displays ever time you see a new sneaker. With all the great shopping hot spots on Robson Street and elsewhere, here are are few great places to shop for sneakers in Vancouver.


J2 Sneakerbox

J2 carries limited and special editions of brands such as Vans, New Balance and Puma, so as you can imagine, its footwear is a little on the high-end, pricey side of the spectrum.

Address: Metrotown – 4700 Kingsway, Burnaby
Phone: 604-433-1640


Livestock is know for its bright and trendy fashion styles. From Adidas to Timberland, its Gastown location continues to cater to all types of footwear, from skateboard shoes to slippers.

Address: 239 Abbott Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-685-1433


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B2 is your cornerstone for sneakers, which holds almost every pair that is in style at the time, including similar cheaper versions.

Address: 1112 Robson Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-687-3383

Wings + Horns

Created as a fusion between Japanese fabric and Canadian landscape, Wings + Horns offers sneakers a bit different than the market, whether it’s leather low-tops or suede slip-ons.

Address: 133 West 5th Avenue, Vancouver
Phone: 604-568-0140

El Kartel

On top of its regular brands such as Nike and Converse, El Kartel will bring in exclusive brands such as Native and Asics.

Address: 1007 Granville Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-683-2171


Where do you get your sneakers from? Let us know in the comments below!