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The Ugliest Shoes in the World

This is where we keep the most offensive, morally depraved footwear in world. If you'd like to submit a gross ol' shoe, please email or leave a comment.

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The Cowboy Sandal Boot

Photo: Reddit

The leather sandal boot is so offensive it inspired this list.


Photo: Crocs

You knew getting into this that you'd be looking at a Croc today.

Internet Myth Shoes

Photo: Your nightmares

Fear fear fear fear fear fear fear.

Jeffrey Campbell's Barbie Head Shoe


Wow, this list quickly turned into the most murdery shoes on the internet. (These made extra terrifying by the fact that Whoopi Goldberg is wearing them on a talk show!)


Photo: Dillard's

Just search "outdoor shoes for dads" at your local department store and bask in the uggo.

Business Casual Slipper Loafer by Gucci

Photo: Instagram

The best of comfort and professionalism in one shoe.

The Minion Stiletto

Photo: Getty Images

Photo: Getty Images

This limited edition shoe modeled after the internet-destroying meme is being sold for £525 in one color and one color only. You guessed it—minion yellow.

The Fuccboi Bait



Even fuccboi's go to water parks sometimes. According to Rick Owens's spring 2016 collection for Adidas, he's clear on that.

Donald Trump's Toupee

For $1,800, Gucci has given Donald Trump fans to opportunity to wear his toupee on their feet. Pointed out by Buzzfeed's Rosie Gray, the comparison is truly something you cannot unsee.