Shoes

Fashion

the most iconic fugly shoe hybrids in fashion history

Spoiler alert: there are a few.
Laura Pitcher
7.6.18
News

fanny pack slides are the ugly summer shoe we need

Nike hops on the hybrid train with the Benassi “Fanny Pack” slides.
Hannah Ongley
5.30.18
Fashion

la'shaunae steward is the plus-size instagram goddess we need

Catching up with the social media sensation and now shoe curator.
Jack Sunnucks
4.27.18
Fashion

cowboy sneakers are now a thing, and they’re vegan

Belgian designer Mats Rombaut makes the ugly shoe hybrids of your nightmares, with a sustainable message.
Laura Pitcher
4.9.18
Fashion

kira goodey's bespoke footwear is inspired by dragons and vaginas

The London-based designer's elaborate creations take on the virgin vs. whore dichotomy. They've made fans of Brooke Candy, Erykah Badu, and Britney Spears.
Hannah Ongley
2.26.18
Fashion

@crimesagainstshoemanity collects shoes so bad they need trigger warnings

Caution: contains Tide Pod Nikes and bean-filled Crocs.
Hannah Ongley
1.25.18
News

superfresh or superugly? balenciaga's crocs divide the internet

Are you feeling these sky-high Crocs?
Isabelle Hellyer
10.2.17
News

gang members have been warned not to wear the nike cortez

After a prominent gang leader instructed members not to wear Nike Cortez sneakers to avoid police attention, i-D explores why and how gangs adopt specific sneakers as symbols of allegiance.
André-Naquian Wheeler
9.29.17
Fashion

a former opening ceremony designer launches shoes inspired by her best friends

Christelle De Castro shoots an exclusive video for Nicole Saldaña footwear.
Hannah Ongley
8.17.17
Photography

photographing the high heels and hedonism of 80s nyc nightlife

Frank Rispoli documented New York's legendary downtown club scene through the New Wave explosion of the late 70s and early 80s. Most of his photographs have never been exhibited.
Hannah Ongley
7.25.17
Fashion

pantashoes: the origins of demna gvasalia's franken-fashion statement

What appears to be an outlandish invention on the Balenciaga runway has deep roots in fashion history.
Erica Euse
3.9.17
News

céline joins instagram by putting its best foot forward

The label launched its official Instagram account this morning, and has been showing some love to shoes.
Emily Manning
2.27.17