Cupid's Pulse Article: Fashion Trend: “Ugly” SneakersCupid's Pulse Article: Fashion Trend: “Ugly” Sneakers

By Ivana Jarmon

“Ugly” sneakers are the new fashion trend. Famous celebrities such as Kim Kardashian, Hailey Baldwin and Kendall Jenner have been seen rocking this new celebrity fashion trend, also known as “dad sneakers.” Most people would call these shoes “unattractive” because of how different they look. The “dad sneaker” can be either a 90s sneaker, hiking boot, aqua sock, Reebok EasyTones, or platforms with a plethora of colors, panels, and textures. The “Ugly sneaker” is eye-catching and sporty chic. This celebrity look is popping in stores around the globe.

Here are some of our fashion tips on which ugly sneakers you should check out!

1. Fila Disruptor II Sneaker: The Ugly Sneaker trademark recently collaborated with Fendi. Sneakers from this particular collection are usually expensive, but this pair is under $100 and has all of the cushy and sturdy appeals you’d want in an ugly shoe. You can find these shoes on Amazon for $60 or Urban Outfitters for $70.

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2. Nike M2K Tekno: The Ugly Sneaker is made of leather and neoprene. It’s chunky, but not excessively so, and also comes in a nice pink shade. The shoe can be found at Net-A-Porter for $100.

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3. Kendall + Kylie Dad Sneaker: Not many know that Kendall and Kylie Jenner designed a shoe, given the minimal branding. The Ugly Sneaker can be found at Nordstrom for $98.

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4. Adidas Falcon Sneaker: If you like the Balenciaga Triple S sneaker, but don’t want to spend $900 on them, these are a beginner version of them. They are only $100 at Nordstrom.

5. Reebok White Daytona Sneakers: This Ugly Sneaker is described as something your dad may wear while running to the grocery store. This sneaker is $174 at ASOS.

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