The days of stylish, clean, streamlined sneakers (i.e. the almighty Adidas Stan Smiths) are officially over. We’ve welcomed the “ugly” dad sneakers that are sporty rather than chic, known for their chunky and exaggerated soles. They’re far from hideous, but not particularly elegant either.
Still, their eye-popping clunky designs have caught the fashion world by storm. Just look at style stars such as Eva Chen, Susie Lau and Chriselle Lim, who have been stunting them on their social media accounts. We give you our best picks, from splurge-worthy to absolute steals.