Good news: Crocs are cool again! Actually, were Crocs ever cool to begin with? No one knows. The history of Crocs is filled with unexpected surprises, but no one was shocked to learn that the creator of the goofy shoes didn't care that they weren't fashionable. He was more interested in the comfort the revolutionary material offered customers.
While the brand's "form follows function" approach to creation has caused some big names in fashion to condemn them, it doesn't seem like most fans of Crocs care about the what the haters have to say. Perhaps people who wear Crocs aren't wrong, since some major fashion designers have recently collaborated with the brand, and a few fashionistas have been seen sporting the odd shoe.
While Crocs very well may be one of the worst fashion trends of all time, Rihanna wore a pair in public, so now we all have to talk about them. That's how it works.
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