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100 Shoe Gifting Concepts

From Summer-Ready Leather Loafers to Street-Informed Waterproof Boots

— December 22, 2020 — Eco
This expansive list of shoe gifting ideas feature a wide range of concepts that will appeal to a variety of people this holiday season. There are shoes that are designed for function, for sport, for casual wearing, statement designs, and much more.

One of the notable options is the leather loafers by Chanel that was unveiled to be join its Spring/Summer 2021 collection. It readies for the warmer season in an elevated manner, complete with minimal design to ensure that it is versatile to suit many different outfits. Another great idea is a collaboration between Timberland and Supreme as the two drop a functional iteration of the New York boot detailed with bright co-branded accents
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Dramatic Proportion Bold Sneakers
Dramatic Proportion Bold Sneakers
Kiko Kostadinocv and ASICS Join to Launch the GEL-TESERAKT
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99
Buckled Chunky Leather Footwear
Buckled Chunky Leather Footwear
Valentino's Buckle-Detail Lace-Up Shoes are Bold and Sleek
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98
Street-Informed Waterproof Boots
Street-Informed Waterproof Boots
The Supreme and Timberland Fall/Winter 2020 Capsule Drops
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97
Tri-Tonal Casual Sneakers
Tri-Tonal Casual Sneakers
Nike's Air Force 1 '07 LV8 Shoes Sit on a Slightly Clear Midsole Unit
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96
Sailing Gear-Inspired Footwear
Sailing Gear-Inspired Footwear
PUMA and Helly Hansen Continue Their Partnership for FW20
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95
Juxtaposing Retro Sneaker Designs
Juxtaposing Retro Sneaker Designs
The Pump Court Sneaker by Reebok are Updated by JUNN.J
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94
Vibrant Stretched Mesh Sneakers
Vibrant Stretched Mesh Sneakers
Nike Launches the Air Presto Shoe in a Soar Colorway
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93
Metallic-Detailed Running Shoes
Metallic-Detailed Running Shoes
NAKED and adidas Originals Launch a Response CL Mercury Colorway
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92
Ultra-Sleek Running Shoes
Ultra-Sleek Running Shoes
adidas & atmos Join Forces on a Minimal Colorway for the UltraBOOST DNA
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91
Community-Supporting Street Shoes
Community-Supporting Street Shoes
The ONE COMMUNITY Shoe Supports the Children's Aid Foundation
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90
Baseball-Inspired Functional Shoes
Baseball-Inspired Functional Shoes
Mizuno's Wave Rider 10 Sneaker Gets a New Update with DOE
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89
Textural Contrast Sleek Footwear
Textural Contrast Sleek Footwear
Nike's Mamba Fury Shoes are Detailed in a Racer Blue Colorway
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88
Dreamy Limited-Edition Suede Sneakers
Dreamy Limited-Edition Suede Sneakers
Cloud9 and PUMA Join Forces on a Special Sneaker Silhouette
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87
Tubular Classic Moccasins
Tubular Classic Moccasins
YMC Taps Wild Bunch to Work Together on the Soller Shoe
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86
Summer-Ready Leather Loafers
Summer-Ready Leather Loafers
Chanel's Leather Loafers are Teased with Its SS21 Line
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85
Vegetable-Toned Foam Chunky Sneakers
Vegetable-Toned Foam Chunky Sneakers
Nike Basketball's Air Foamposite One Comes in an Eggplant Hue
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84
Polka Dot High Tops
Polka Dot High Tops
Golf Wang and Converse's Blue Denim High Tops are the Latest Collaboration
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83
Bold Tonal Celebratory Shoes
Bold Tonal Celebratory Shoes
Nike Launches a Magma Orange Air Max 1 to Join the Anniversary Pack
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82
Patent Leather Hi-Top Shoes
Patent Leather Hi-Top Shoes
Jordan Brand's Iconic Air Jordan 1 Comes in Black and Metallic Gold
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81
Fruit-Inspired Tonal Sneakers
Fruit-Inspired Tonal Sneakers
Nike's Air Zoom Terra Kiger 6 Arrives in a Kumquat Colorway
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80
Vibrant Bold Logo Sneaker
Vibrant Bold Logo Sneaker
Nike's Air Force 1 Gets a New Raygun Design Iteration
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79
Light-Themed Tonal Sportswear
Light-Themed Tonal Sportswear
Packer and Reebok Join Forces on the Trinity Premier Capsule
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78
Warped Logo Minimal Sneakers
Warped Logo Minimal Sneakers
Nike's Air Force 1 Gets a Misplaced Swoosh Branding Accent
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77
Ultra Versatile Seasonal Footwear
Ultra Versatile Seasonal Footwear
Merrell Prepares for the FW20 Season with Functional Designs
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76
Premium-Themed Skate Sneakers
Premium-Themed Skate Sneakers
Nike SB's Dunk Low Pro Comes in a Club 58 Design Iteration
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75
Chemical-Free Shoe Care Kits
Chemical-Free Shoe Care Kits
Shoe Laundry's Kits are Sustainably Made with Plant-Based Ingredients
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74
Premium Suede Hi-Top Sneakers
Premium Suede Hi-Top Sneakers
The Air Jordan 1 Zoom Sneaker Comes in a Gym Red Colorway
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73
Vintage Aesthetic Ankle Boots
Vintage Aesthetic Ankle Boots
Y/Project's Denim Ankle Boots Draw Retro Design Elements
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72
Swappable Lace Plush Sneakers
Swappable Lace Plush Sneakers
Nike's Dunk Low Sneakers Arrive in a Ceramic Colorway Option
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71
Edgy Suede Tennis Shoes
Edgy Suede Tennis Shoes
adidas' Continental 80 Sneaker is Complete with Bold Detailing
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70
Chunky Leather Geta Sandals
Chunky Leather Geta Sandals
AMBUSH Launches a new Traditional GETA SANDAL Silhouette in Leather
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69
Plaid Patchwork Casual Sneakers
Plaid Patchwork Casual Sneakers
New Balance Unveils the New Patterned Made in USA 992 Sneaker
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68
Dark Tonal Chunky Sneakers
Dark Tonal Chunky Sneakers
Nike Draws Inspiration from ACG Terra on Latest Sneaker
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67
Recyclables-Made Knit Sneakers
Recyclables-Made Knit Sneakers
Nike Drops a Black Colorway of the Air VaporMax 2020 FlyKnit Shoe
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66
Collaborative Millennial Pink Sneakers
Collaborative Millennial Pink Sneakers
adidas and Pharrell Joined to Launch Two New NMD Hu Models
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65
Dark Dyed Canvas Sneakers
Dark Dyed Canvas Sneakers
Converse Japan Adorns ALL STAR Sneaker in an Acid-Dye
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64
Fan-Created Footwear Capsules
Fan-Created Footwear Capsules
Choo Sketch Invites Jimmy Choo Lovers to Create Their Dream Shoes
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63
Fuzzy Textile Functional Sneakers
Fuzzy Textile Functional Sneakers
Nike's Fur Pack Details the Air Zoom Division with Soft Details
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62
Spiked Outsole Collaborative Shoes
Spiked Outsole Collaborative Shoes
Off-White Joins Nike Once Again on the Air Zoom Tempo NEXT%
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61
Blush Tonal Chunky Footwear
Blush Tonal Chunky Footwear
Pyer Moss and Reebok's Experiment 4 Fury Trail Comes in Old White
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60
Vibrant Flame-Motif Sneakers
Vibrant Flame-Motif Sneakers
Converse Drops Another Iteration of the Chuck Taylor All Stars
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59
Virtual Event Contests
Virtual Event Contests
The #IRL11K Competition Boasts a 11k Prize for Hosting a Virtual Event
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58
Pigeon-Embroidered Blush Sneakers
Pigeon-Embroidered Blush Sneakers
atmos, Staple, and New Balance Join on the X-Racer Sneaker
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57
Shimmering Combat Boots
Shimmering Combat Boots
Dr. Martens' Vegan Prysm Range Has Arrived in Black and Pink
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56
Ultra-Bright Silver Luxe Shoes
Ultra-Bright Silver Luxe Shoes
Louis Vuittons Showcases a Metallic Silver Colorway of the Trainer
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55
Dramatic Tonal Retro Sneakers
Dramatic Tonal Retro Sneakers
The Nike Air Jordan 5 Comes in a What The Colorway
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54
Blush Tonal Knit Sneakers
Blush Tonal Knit Sneakers
The adidas YEEZY BOOST 350 V2 Sneaker Comes in a Fade Colorway
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53
Mythological Nature-Inspired Sneakers
Mythological Nature-Inspired Sneakers
Premiata Launches a Sustainable John Low Sneaker Model
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52
Festive Vibrantly Updated Sneakers
Festive Vibrantly Updated Sneakers
Nike SB Introduces a Chinese New Year Dunk Low Sneaker
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51
Animal-Themed Collaborative Streetwear
Animal-Themed Collaborative Streetwear
Staple Joins New Balance on the Crow & Pigeon Collection
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50
Politically-Informed Sneaker Designs
Politically-Informed Sneaker Designs
Jeff Staple and The Shoe Surgeon Launch the Just Vote Sneaker
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49
Energetic Vibrant Running Shoes
Energetic Vibrant Running Shoes
HOKA ONE ONE's Rocket X Deflects Energy Back to Wearers
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48
Sleek All-Black Stealthy Shoes
Sleek All-Black Stealthy Shoes
NU LABEL and ASICS Launch a GEL Quantum 360 Sneaker Update
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47
Sneaker-Inspired Luxe Boots
Sneaker-Inspired Luxe Boots
Balenciaga's New Tyrex Leather Biker Boots are Inspired by the Sneaker
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46
Video Game-Inspired Sneakers
Video Game-Inspired Sneakers
Riot Games Gets a Custom Wild Rift Nike Air Force 1 Sneaker Design
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45
Outdoor Heritage-Themed Sneakers
Outdoor Heritage-Themed Sneakers
The Broken Arm and Salomon Join on the Outpro Matryx
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44
Moscow-Inspired Chunky Shoes
Moscow-Inspired Chunky Shoes
Nike's Air Max 90 Sneaker Model Arrives in a Moscow Iteration
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43
Sleek Sneaker Colorway Updates
Sleek Sneaker Colorway Updates
Nike's Killshot OG SP Launches a Beige and Black Colorway Option
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42
Politically Themed Casual Sneakers
Politically Themed Casual Sneakers
New Balance and Public School Drops a We Need Leaders Shoe
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41
Classic 90s-Inspired Sneakers
Classic 90s-Inspired Sneakers
Nike's Air Max Trix LE Arrives in a Spiral Sage Colorway Design
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40
Athlete Collaborative Mid-Top Sneakers
Athlete Collaborative Mid-Top Sneakers
Nike Works with Naomi Osaka on a Pair of the Blazer Mids
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39
Sustainable Glue-Free Shoes
Sustainable Glue-Free Shoes
The Zero-X No-Glue Shoe is Made Without Chemical Adhesives
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38
Terrycloth Poolside Sandals
Terrycloth Poolside Sandals
EGO's Poolside Perspex Platform is a 2000s-Inspired Accessory
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37
Hypnotic Laid-Back Sneaker Styles
Hypnotic Laid-Back Sneaker Styles
The Vans UA Classic Slip-On Twist Checkerboard is Mind-Bending
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36
Luxe Airy Sleek Sneakers
Luxe Airy Sleek Sneakers
Balmain Launches the Chunky B-Runner Sneakers with Light Designs
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35
Luxury Breathable Monogram Shoes
Luxury Breathable Monogram Shoes
The Premium LV Trainer Sneaker Arrives in Bright Colorway Options
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34
Textured Teddy Flats
Textured Teddy Flats
Flattered's Nina Teddy Creme Shoe Combines Chic and Cozy Elements
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33
Custom Outsole Lush Sneakers
Custom Outsole Lush Sneakers
John Geiger Introduces the New Low-Cut GF-01 Sneaker Model
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32
90s Skate-Inspired Sneakers
90s Skate-Inspired Sneakers
AUXILIARY Unveils Antiskate Sneakers for New Satirical Pack
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31
Cinema-Inspired Dress Shoes
Cinema-Inspired Dress Shoes
The Crockett & Jones 007 James Oxford Shoes are Secret Agent-Approved
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30
Yoga-Branded Winter Wellness Products
Yoga-Branded Winter Wellness Products
B Yoga Launched a New Series of Winter-Ready Products & More
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29
Split-Toe Cushioned Footwear
Split-Toe Cushioned Footwear
maharishi Unveils the 3M Chimayo Tabi Shoes for Fall/Winter 2020
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28
Chic Designer Clogs
Chic Designer Clogs
These Louis Vuitton Clogs Arrive in 2 Iterations
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27
Sweater-Inspired Shoe Collections
Sweater-Inspired Shoe Collections
Converse's Sweater Pack Was Inspired by Ugly Holiday Sweaters
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26
Fashionable Fuzzy Slippers
Fashionable Fuzzy Slippers
Sleeper's Shearling Slippers are Being Released in New Colorways
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25
Asymmetrical Avant-Garde Boots
Asymmetrical Avant-Garde Boots
Yohji Yamamoto and Dr. Martens Join on the Temperley Twisted Boots
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24
Retro Earthy Hiking Shoes
Retro Earthy Hiking Shoes
adidas Consortium Launches the New Sahale X Shoes in Two Colorways
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23
Heritage-Honoring Textural Sneakers
Heritage-Honoring Textural Sneakers
Wales Bonner Launches a FW20 Collaboration with adidas
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22
Bronze Silver Luxe Sneakers
Bronze Silver Luxe Sneakers
Balenciaga Unveils an Unwearable Track.2 Sneaker Model
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21
Toggle System Secure Sneakers
Toggle System Secure Sneakers
adidas Originals and OAMC Launch the Type-O6 Sneaker Model
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20
Hyper-Functional Footwear Collections
Hyper-Functional Footwear Collections
The NETINA Shoes Series by Netha Goldberg Has Three Styles
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19
Self-Lacing Basketball Shoes
Self-Lacing Basketball Shoes
Jordan Brand Unveiled the 'Air Jordan 11 Adapt'
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18
Mole-Inspired Sneaker Designs
Mole-Inspired Sneaker Designs
nonnative and New Balance Join Forces on the Fresh Foam Hierro Shoe
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17
Artist-Collaborative Colorful Sneakers
Artist-Collaborative Colorful Sneakers
J Balvin and Jordan Brand Join Forces on a Special Sneaker
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16
Cyberpunk-Inspired Distressed Shoes
Cyberpunk-Inspired Distressed Shoes
Vans and C2H4 Work Together on the 50/50 Enlighten Capsule
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15
Luxury Monogram Indoor Shoes
Luxury Monogram Indoor Shoes
Dior Recently Unveiled the New 'Chez Moi' Slide and Ankle Boot
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14
Sweets-Inspired Tonal Sneakers
Sweets-Inspired Tonal Sneakers
adidas Orignals NMD Hu Gets a New Chocolate Colorway Design
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13
Weatherized Sneaker-Boot Hybrids
Weatherized Sneaker-Boot Hybrids
Nike's Rhyodomo GTX Boots are Made with GORE-TEX Materials
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12
4-in-1 Footwear Designs
4-in-1 Footwear Designs
Munjoi's ALL-DAIs are Eco-Friendly, Multi-Purpose Sneakers
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11
Dynamic Tech-Informed Running Shoes
Dynamic Tech-Informed Running Shoes
adidas' IIM 4D Sneaker is the Latest Futuristic Design
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10
Child Welfare-Supporting Footwear
Child Welfare-Supporting Footwear
City Shred and George Sully Joined for a Charitable Release
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9
Comfort-Focused Slipper Boots
Comfort-Focused Slipper Boots
The Creators of UGG and HOKA Launched the KO-Z SNPR Slipper
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8
Punk-Themed Running Shoes
Punk-Themed Running Shoes
adidas Lunches the X9000 Cyberpunk 2077 Shoes Full of Technical Details
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7
Casual Cozy Plush Loungewear
Casual Cozy Plush Loungewear
ESSENTIALS Launches a Weathered Black Colorway for FW20
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6
Rugged Leather Basketball Sneakers
Rugged Leather Basketball Sneakers
Nike's Air Max2 CB '94 Arrives in a Dark Palette Colorway
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5
Fuzzy Designer House Slippers
Fuzzy Designer House Slippers
Gucci's Teddybear Slides are Perfect for the Cozy Consumer
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4
High-Top Ghost Catcher Kicks
High-Top Ghost Catcher Kicks
The Reebok x Ghostbusters ‘Ghost Smashers’ Sneakers are Retro
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3
Pollution-Absorbing Murals
Pollution-Absorbing Murals
Converse Unveiled Murals That Absorb as Much Pollution as 1,470 Trees
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2
Magnetic Photography Smartphone Devices
Magnetic Photography Smartphone Devices
The New Moment MagSafe Accessories Work on the iPhone 12
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1
Digital Streetwear Fashion Collections
Digital Streetwear Fashion Collections
Happy99 Offers Digital Pants, Shirts, Plushies, and More
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