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100 Footwear Gifts for Kids

From Boomtastic Comic Kicks to Cartoon Character Sneakers

— December 17, 2013 — Fashion
Any parent looking to get their little ones something practical yet hip this holiday season is in luck, because these footwear gifts for kids offers up some practical present ideas that children will simply love.

While shoes may not seem like the most sentimental gift idea, opting for footwear designs that cater to a person's specific taste and preferences is a great way to showcase just how much you've been paying attention. These footwear gifts for kids feature such youthful references and designs such as comic book characters, infamous cartoons and even robots, making these shoes simply perfect for any child or teenager.

From Iron Man sneakers to glorious gamer kicks, these hip footwear gifts will definitely satisfy any kid this Christmas.
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Charity-Sponsored Sneakers
Charity-Sponsored Sneakers
Jordan 10 Doernbecher is One Of This Year’s Most Anticipated Snea
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99
Geeky Kitty Slip-ons
Geeky Kitty Slip-ons
Big Bang Theory Kitty Plush Slippers Will Make You Purrfectly Warm
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98
DIY Vampire-Inspired Wedges
DIY Vampire-Inspired Wedges
These True Blood Shoes are Perfect for Vampire Lovers
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97
Adorable Sheep-Inspired Shoes
Adorable Sheep-Inspired Shoes
These Animal Shoes from Romwe are Cute and Cozy
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96
Pocket-Bearing Boots
Pocket-Bearing Boots
The LUME Footwear Jr. Sleeve Collection is Convenient
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95
Couture Sneaker Collaborations
Couture Sneaker Collaborations
Kate Spade Teams up with Keds to make Cool and Preppy Kicks
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94
Comic Strip Kicks
Comic Strip Kicks
The Calvin and Hobbes Sneaker will Delight Fans of the Quirky Cartoon
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93
Prehistoric Cartoon Kicks
Prehistoric Cartoon Kicks
The Camper x Bernhard Willhelm for Opening Ceremony Shoe is Vivid
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92
Comic Strip Kicks
Comic Strip Kicks
The Chuck Taylor Peanuts Shoe Celebrates 60 Years of the Classic Cartoon
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91
Toony Tattoo Kicks
Toony Tattoo Kicks
Mark Dean Veca X The Hundreds Collection Makes Your Feet Decadent
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90
Sci-Fi Kitty Slippers
Sci-Fi Kitty Slippers
Combine Your Love for Star Wars and Hello Kitty with These Adorable Shoes
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89
Girly Zombie Kicks
Girly Zombie Kicks
These Iron Fist Stomper Flats are Grim Yet Glamorous
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88
Classic Cartoon Character Kicks
Classic Cartoon Character Kicks
Celebrate Looney Tunes with the Air Jordan VIII Bugs Bunny Shoes
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87
Rad Superhero Kicks
Rad Superhero Kicks
PHANTACi Unveils the Green Hornet Sneakers
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86
Tree-Inspired Sneakers
Tree-Inspired Sneakers
Z Kong's Aesthetically-Pleasing Arboreal Apparel
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85
Hole-Punched Junior Footwear
Hole-Punched Junior Footwear
The Native Shoes Kids Line is Practical Without Sacrificing Style
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84
Lion-Themed Kicks
Lion-Themed Kicks
These Simba TOMS Have Been Customized Like the Lion King Film
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83
Emerald Isle Kicks
Emerald Isle Kicks
The Nike SB Blazer High Sneakers Are One Reason to Look Forward to Spring
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82
Business-Savvy Sneakers
Business-Savvy Sneakers
The Supra 'Terra Pack' Provides Street Shoes for the Office
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81
Celebratory Caricature Kicks
Celebratory Caricature Kicks
FORFEX x Sanrio 50th Anniversary Pays Homage to Adorable Characters
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80
LEGO-Like Slippers
LEGO-Like Slippers
Never Fear Bricks Again with This Pair of Building Block Slippers
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79
Hard Rock High Tops
Hard Rock High Tops
The Vans 'Rob Zombie SK8 Hi' Pays Homage to the Rocker Turned Director
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78
Zodiac Kiddie Kicks
Zodiac Kiddie Kicks
The Year of the Tiger Kids Shoes Fortell Fashionable Children
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77
Comic Book-Inspired Kicks
Comic Book-Inspired Kicks
The Pierre Hardy Poworama Shoes are Fun and Funky
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76
Comic-Book Kicks
Comic-Book Kicks
The Fourth Collaboration Between Asics and Tokidoki is Wickedly Cool
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75
Airborne Piglet Sneakers
Airborne Piglet Sneakers
The Concepts x Nike SB Dunk Hi is Inspired by the Saying 'When Pigs Fly'
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74
Bold Cartoon-Inspired Sneakers
Bold Cartoon-Inspired Sneakers
The New Converse ‘PLAY’ Collection is Colorfully Quirky
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73
Caped Crusader Slippers
Caped Crusader Slippers
These Batman Slipper Boots Will Keep You Warm and Cozy
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72
5 Vibrant Sneaker Designs
5 Vibrant Sneaker Designs
Ditching Boring for Bold
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71
Quilted Manga Sneakers
Quilted Manga Sneakers
The Nike Air Zoom Tiempo are Inspired by a Japanese Football Comic
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70
Cutesy Cartoon Kicks
Cutesy Cartoon Kicks
These Asics Hello Kitty Athletic Shoes are for the Young at Heart
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69
Artistic World Cup Kicks
Artistic World Cup Kicks
Nike Blazer Artist Edition Shoes are Completely Customizable
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68
Solar Shoe Lights
Solar Shoe Lights
Solar Street Light Kit is Ultimate in Holiday Recycling
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67
Boomtastic Comic Kicks
Boomtastic Comic Kicks
The Nike Quickstrike Dunk Hi's Look Like Pop Art
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66
Pop Art Espadrilles
Pop Art Espadrilles
Sauerkids & the String Republic Turn Classic Summer Footwear into an Art Piece
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65
Furried Footwear
Furried Footwear
The Keds 'Where the Wild Things Are' Shoe Line is Cute & Fun
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64
Electrifying Footwear Accessories
Electrifying Footwear Accessories
The Red Lightning Bolt Shwings Personalize Shoes
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63
Kids' Cartoon Footwear
Kids' Cartoon Footwear
Vans and 'Yo Gabba Gabba' Team Up for Stylish Slip-Ons
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62
Silhouetted Mouse Fashion
Silhouetted Mouse Fashion
Kickers x Minnie & Mickey Shoes Dresses Disney Urban Style
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61
Patriotic Street Sneaks
Patriotic Street Sneaks
The Nike Dunk Independence Day Kicks are Made for Young Patriots
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60
Heroic Sneaker Prints
Heroic Sneaker Prints
These DC Comics Shoes by Converse Feature Batman, Joker & Superman
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59
Japanese Cartoon Kicks
Japanese Cartoon Kicks
Dr Martens x Sanrio SS 2011 Brings the Adorable Character to Footwear
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58
Sleek Superhero Kicks
Sleek Superhero Kicks
The Bounty Hunter x DC Comics Airwalk Sneakers are Nerdtastic
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57
Intergalactic Droid Slip-Ons
Intergalactic Droid Slip-Ons
Star Wars Custom TOMS Shoes Suit Up Sci-Fi Style
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56
Cartooned Board Kicks
Cartooned Board Kicks
eS and Krooked Skateboard Shoes Make Riding a Half Pipe Cooler
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55
Heroic Sport Shoes
Heroic Sport Shoes
The Nike Zoom Huarache Superman Pays Homage to the Man of Steel
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54
Charismatic Cartoon Sneakers
Charismatic Cartoon Sneakers
This Converse All Star Collection Features The Simpsons
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53
Sci-Fi Basketball Kicks
Sci-Fi Basketball Kicks
Nike Transformer Tie-in Shoes in Megatron, Bumblebee, Soundwave
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52
Designer Kiddie Slippers
Designer Kiddie Slippers
The Vivienne Westwood Anglomania for Mini Melissa are Too Cute
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51
Neon-Dipped Kicks
Neon-Dipped Kicks
The Air Jordan Son of Mars ‘Pop Art' Shoes are a Throwback to the '5
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50
Cult Cartoon High Tops
Cult Cartoon High Tops
Show Off Your Love for Cartoons in These Hand-Painted Sneakers
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49
Superhero Studded Sneakers
Superhero Studded Sneakers
The Converse ‘The Dark Knight Rises’ Chuck Taylor All Star
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48
Celebratory Manga Shoes
Celebratory Manga Shoes
The Converse Real Edition Celebrates 10 Years of 'Real'
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47
Cartoon-Inspired Loungewear
Cartoon-Inspired Loungewear
Get Cozy with Adventure Time Slippers of Best Buds Finn and Jake
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46
Mousey High Tops
Mousey High Tops
The Mickey Mouse Vans Pack are Perfect for Exploring the Magic Kingdom
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45
Skateboard House Shoes
Skateboard House Shoes
The Stussy House Slippers Make Lounging Cool
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44
Metallic Superhero Kicks
Metallic Superhero Kicks
The Iron Man AF1 Editions are Next-Level Awesome
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43
Superhero-Inspired Kicks
Superhero-Inspired Kicks
The Nike SB Dunk High 'Tecate' Sneakers are Iron Man Perfect
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42
Cartoonish Shoe Accessories
Cartoonish Shoe Accessories
Shwings are Popular Embellishments for Celebrities' Children
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41
Interchangeable Shoe Tops
Interchangeable Shoe Tops
Zipz Shoes are Becoming a Currency in Schools
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40
Animal-Faced Shoes
Animal-Faced Shoes
Zooligans Offers Parents Wild Footwear for Children
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39
Rainbow Reeboks
Rainbow Reeboks
The Reebok 2010 Spring Hawaiian Insta Pump Fury Collection
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38
Custom Comic Cover Kicks
Custom Comic Cover Kicks
Arth Akal Paints Funky Footwear Inspired by Superheroes
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37
Teenage Hero Sneakers
Teenage Hero Sneakers
Converse Teen Titans Turns Your Little Guy into a Crime-Fighting Guru
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36
Personally Designed Superhero Shoes
Personally Designed Superhero Shoes
Make Your Own Converse Batman: Arkham City Chuck Taylor Kicks
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35
Anti-Superhero Footwear
Anti-Superhero Footwear
The District Customs Nike KD4 Kryptoman Will Destroy the Powerful Superman
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34
Retro Baby Booties
Retro Baby Booties
The LaLa Shoe Collection is Made from Colorful Felt
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33
Superhero Sneaks
Superhero Sneaks
The Nike Iron Man Dunk Will Help You Fight Evil Faster Than Ever Before
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32
Dark Knight High-Tops
Dark Knight High-Tops
The Converse x DC Comics Batman has Vigilante Swag
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31
Cartoon-Inspired Sneakers (UPDATE)
Cartoon-Inspired Sneakers (UPDATE)
These Adventure Time Sneakers are Chic
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30
Cutesy Cartoon High-Tops
Cutesy Cartoon High-Tops
Hello Kitty Reebok Freestyle Brings Sanrio to the Streets
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29
Villainous Green Kicks
Villainous Green Kicks
Chuck Taylor All Star 'The Riddler' Shoes Pay Homage to an Iconic Nemesis
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28
Furry Crocs
Furry Crocs
The Croc Mammoth Adds Fuzzy Warmth to the Classic Comfortable Shoe
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27
Geek-Chic Crochet Kicks
Geek-Chic Crochet Kicks
These Knit Converse Sneakers are Kitschy and Cozy
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26
Super-Heroine-Styled Shoes
Super-Heroine-Styled Shoes
The Wonder Woman Converse All Star Lo Tops are Fiercely Female
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25
Japanese Comic Book Sneakers
Japanese Comic Book Sneakers
JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure Teams Up with Converse to Make Manga S
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24
Superhero Film Shoes
Superhero Film Shoes
The Dark Knight Rises Toms Shoes Commemorate the Final Batman Installment
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23
Tricky Childrens' Footwear
Tricky Childrens' Footwear
These Kiko Kids Animal Sandals Will Fool Friends at the Beach
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22
Dr. Seuss Sneakers
Dr. Seuss Sneakers
The Converse Grinch Pack Will Have You Heading for Whoville
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21
Cartoon Sitcom Sneakers
Cartoon Sitcom Sneakers
'Glen Quagmire' Nike SB Dunk Hi for "Family Guy" Fans
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20
Christmas Sweater Chucks
Christmas Sweater Chucks
These Converse Kicks Go Perfect With Dad's Pullover
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19
Caped Hero Sneakers
Caped Hero Sneakers
The Superman Converse Chuck Taylor All-Star is this Summer's Must-Have Shoe
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18
Cartoon Character Sneakers
Cartoon Character Sneakers
Nike Dunk Hi Channels Homer Simpson Using Color
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17
DC Superhero Kicks
DC Superhero Kicks
These Converse x Green Lantern Sneakers Brings the Power of Oa to Footwear
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16
Cute Critter Kicks
Cute Critter Kicks
Zooligans Presents Animal Shoes for Kids
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15
Man of Steel Sneakers
Man of Steel Sneakers
The Superga DC Comics Sneakers are Heroicly Cool
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14
Fashionable Feline Sneakers
Fashionable Feline Sneakers
The Hello Kitty Vans Collection Has the Purrfect Shoes for Summer
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13
Cartooned High Tops (UPDATE)
Cartooned High Tops (UPDATE)
The Converse Gorillaz Collection Features Exclusive Artwork
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12
Badass Superhero Kicks
Badass Superhero Kicks
These Masterpiece x Airwalk x DC Comics Shoes Will Have Geeks Drooling
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11
Super Hero Kicks
Super Hero Kicks
Chuck Taylor x DC Comics Collaboration Makes for Uncanny Footwear
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10
Superhero Sneakers
Superhero Sneakers
Reebok Creates Wonder Woman Kicks for Fabulous Femmes
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9
Superhero Sneaks
Superhero Sneaks
Batman & Robin Custom Nike Sneakers Designed by Brass Monki
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8
Seussical Scenery Shoes
Seussical Scenery Shoes
The Lorax Converse Speak Towards the Environment
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7
Customized Disney Princess Kicks
Customized Disney Princess Kicks
Etsy User 'Creativity in the Making' Hand Paints TOMS Shoes
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6
Stylish Superhero Slip-Ons
Stylish Superhero Slip-Ons
These Avenger TOMS sure Kick Ass
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5
Board-Game Inspired Shoes
Board-Game Inspired Shoes
Reebok's Monopoly Reverse Jam
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4
Glorious Gamer Sneakers (UPDATE)
Glorious Gamer Sneakers (UPDATE)
Vidoe Game Shoes by Brass Monki are Awesome
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3
Comic-Inspired Sneakers
Comic-Inspired Sneakers
Dc Comics and Converse Team Up to Create these Super Flashy Kicks
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2
Marvelous Superhero Kicks
Marvelous Superhero Kicks
Jay Angeles Creates Unique Nike Shoe Concepts
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1
Comic Book-Themed Kicks
Comic Book-Themed Kicks
The Reebok x Marvel Sneakers are Full of Graphic Sole
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