The perfect entry point for those joining the dad shoe trend, the Replicant Ozweegos are part of the Raf Simons’s on-going collaboration with Adidas. The pumped-up kicks are a futuristic take on the classic featuring transparent silicone windows and striking colour combinations like red and bronze – Iron Man, anyone – and black and purple without losing Adidas’ sporty edge. $3,500.
From mom jeans to bell-bottoms, fashion trends are often all about turning back the clock and putting a new spin on retro designs. The latest product to get a makeover is the ‘dad shoe’ – you know, those ugly, bulky trainers that your father wore for years because they’re comfortable. Now, they’re the trendiest thing in fashion. From exaggerated curves to chunky rainbow soles, check out these awesome new sneakers – which you can get from malls and shops throughout the city – and learn why you should get a pair of your own dad shoes.
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