Posts Tagged ‘trends’

This decade has been intense—from unicorn colors in everything from our frappuccinos to our hair, to finally figuring out how TikTok works, trends have really kept us on our toes over the last ten years, and fashion was no exception. We’ve gathered the best of the worst fashion trends to hit our social circles in the 2010s. Get ready to blush a little, we know you thought some of these were cool…

Wedge Sneakers

At this point we were still playing Chatroulette on our iMac, so we’ll give ourselves a small break. The cringe-worthy wedge sneaker became popular early on in the 1940s when Salvatore Ferragamo introduced the first version, but it wasn’t until 2010 that designers like Isabel Marant popularized the sneaker format, and the rest is history.

Chunky Sneakers

Everyone from Ariana Grande to Billie Eilish is rocking these oversized clompers. Thoughts are, this trend pertains to the dad collection: dad jeans, dad bods, dad jokes, and now, dad sneakers. Thankfully the year’s almost over…

cover_1Wild shoe designs have been rising in popularity amongst celebrities in recent years. Miley Cyrus, for example, wore heels shaped like her initials to the 2019 Grammy Awards, while Cardi B donned sneakers that created an optical illusion months earlier.

But, as is the case with most fashion trends, there’s much debate over whether or not these "ugly" shoes are stylish – some called for the trend to end in 2018, while others were in search of standout kicks ahead of Coachella in April 2019.

Still, the trend lives on today, with many major retailers making and selling unconventional shoe designs. Below, check out some of the most eye-catching shoes you can currently find online.