You know those ugly sneakers your dad flexed (or not…) in the ’90s – those chunky-soled sneakers you vowed to never wear? The ones that made you hide your dad from your friends? Well, you are going to want to change your mind about that vow you made to yourself back then. As it turns out, it’s now one of the most FIRE silhouettes you need to add to your sneaker rotation. 10 years ago you might have considered this very moment a cruel twist of fate but, before you start thinking of moving to another country to escape this expectation or low key start hyperventilating because you’re feeling the pressure to raid your dad’s drawers so that you can stay on trend – don’t worry because, we got you, and we’re here to tell you exactly which dad shoes you need to be rocking this year.

1. ADIDAS ORIGINALS YUNG-96

Authentic ’90s adidas vibes are transformed into a bold, confident look with the Yung-96. These sneakers put a daring spin on retro running style when styled with your favourite joggers and an oversized hoodie or puffer jacket.

2. FILA DISRUPTOR II

3. ADIDAS ORIGINALS FALCON

4. NIKE AIR MAX 95

5. PUMA RS-0

6. NEW BALANCE X-90

AS SEEN ON THE ‘GRAM

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