Verdict from +100 user reviews

7 reasons to buy

  • According to many customers, the Emerica Wino G6 Slip-On has a stylish and versatile design that can match casual and business outfits.
  • Some skateboarders have attested that this shoe offers a fantastic board feel.
  • Equipped with the G6 insole, it has sufficient padding for effective impact protection, attested by a few users.
  • A couple of testers have noted that it is a skate shoe that provides support even for people with wide feet.
  • The Wino G6 Slip-On from Emerica is durable and well-built, as per several buyers.
  • Most wearers have testified that it is a comfortable shoe perfect not only for skateboarding but also for walking.
  • It is among the best slip-on sneakers for skateboarding compared to slip-on Vans and DC shoes, according to a significant number of reviewers.

2 reasons not to buy

  • It needs a couple of weeks to loosen, according to a couple of users.
  • A reviewer has mentioned that the Emerica Wino G6 Slip-On offers little resistance. 

Bottom line

Skateboarders or not, everyone appreciates the ease of slip-on sneakers. Emerica has a perfect way of delivering an ideal skateboarding shoe that performs without the complicated lacing and unlacing. Say hi to the Emerica Wino G6 Slip-On.

Equipped with the G6 insole, it has sufficient padding for comfort and impact protection. Also, it has a vulcanized outsole that delivers excellent board feel and steady-footed grip. Apart from the unrivaled performance, it also offers the right combination of comfort and style.

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Good to know

The low-top Emerica Wino G6 Slip-On is available in men’s sizing. Built upon the silhouette of the Wino G6, it has a slip-on design that allows the foot to slide on and off the shoe quickly. With the elastic goring on the sides, it will enable a snug fit.

This shoe gives reliable impact protection and cushioning, thanks to the installed drop-in G6 PU insole. With the double-wrapped foxing tape, it has a vulcanized construction that delivers excellent board feel and flexibility. Also, it is equipped with the heel anchor system that keeps the foot in place.

The low-top Emerica Wino G6 Slip-On has a straightforward design that can perfectly match not only casual outfits but also business attire. Some of the suggested ways to sport this sneaker are:

  • With the black & white colorway, the Wino G6 Slip-On shoe looks good when paired with black ripped skinny jeans and a grey crew neck t-shirt, providing relaxed dressing with a stylish look.
  • Men can also wear the shoe with the black colorway and pair it with beige chinos and a navy hoodie for a casual and trendy outfit.
  • A navy windbreaker and a grey suit complemented with the slip-on sneaker for a fresh business ensemble.  

Emerica is known for offering excellent performance skateboarding shoes with undeniable comfort and style. Among the striking features of the Wino G6 Slip-On is the G6 PU insole, offering reliable impact protection and excellent cushioning. Also, it has the heel anchor system that keeps the foot locked in place.

The Wino G6 with a low-top profile became an instant hit since it was introduced in early 2017. It was a lace-up sneaker. Then, another iteration was launched in the same year, and it had nothing to do with laces.

The Wino G6 Slip-On has a one-piece toe breathable suede upper that offers adequate foot breathability. As the name implies, it has G6 insole for comfort and shock absorption. The shoe tongue has centering straps that keep it from sliding down sideways while skating.

With a vulcanized construction, this lightweight skate shoe has a rubber outsole with a triangle tread that delivers excellent board feel and superior traction. Also, it has an arch shape padding that locks the foot in place.

  • The Wino G6 Slip-On was also used in creating a collaborative piece named Wino G6 Slip-On x Psockadelic.  
  • Another version with the mid-top profile was launched in 2018.


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