Sneaker Khussas are the latest shoe trend that is blowing up the internet

Published: October 8, 2017
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PHOTO: VOGUE

PHOTO: VOGUE

PHOTO: VOGUE Pointy-toe sneakers at Loewe Spring 2018

Just when we thought Christopher Kane topped the list for the ugliest shoes ever made, we came across a recent trend that just made us think harder on fashion trends.

So, the latest ‘chic’ trend are the ‘Pointy-Toe Sneakers’ or as I like to call them, the sneaker khussas.

Nose hair extensions are apparently now a thing and ‘Oh Dear God!’

At the Spring 2018 Loewe show, Jonathan Anderson unveiled a devilishly pointy-toe sneaker.

Pointy-toe sneakers at Loewe Spring 2018

Pointy-toe sneakers at Loewe Spring 2018

The sporty footwear was elevated, rendered in reptile skin in colors of green, sand, and mahogany with a tip that had a distinctive upward curve.

According to Vogue’s Chief Fashion Critic, Sarah Mower, the collection was themed around the “traveling woman with her craft souvenirs,” the kind who might take a quick jaunt to Morocco.

The shoes were indeed inspired by the pointy-toe babouche slipper that at times has an exaggerated tip.

Of course, people on Twitter couldn’t help but notice the references to both elves and Aladdin:

While fashion’s sneaker obsession likely isn’t going anywhere anytime soon, will these pointy renditions become the next street style must-haves? What do you think?

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Reader Comments (2)

  • Parvez
    Oct 8, 2017 - 11:54PM

    ….that looks plain stupid.Recommend

  • Bunny Rabbit
    Oct 10, 2017 - 5:44PM

    will be good if this trend catches on – starting from big fashion houses to the small worker all will benefit . Recommend

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