Love them or hate them, Ugg boots are back
Looking back, it should have been quite predictable that Ugg boots would make a comeback at the same time a pandemic forced us to stay indoors.
Of course, the comfy staple of the noughties is coming back with a vengeance, just as the craving for comfort above all else takes the fashion world by storm.
After all, no one on Zoom can tell if you’re wearing red stockings. Unless you tell them, your group chat will have no idea that you have what basically equates to proper slippers outside.
When the only reasons we have to put on clothes are to take out the trash, go to the store, or take our allotted daily walks – it’s winter to boot – it’s understandable that people go for the less options. softer and smoother possible. find.
Enter the Ugg boot – round, warm, lightweight, fleece-lined sheepskin shoes most commonly seen in brown or black and around 15 years ago.
At least it was. Now, celebrities like Kia Gerber, Irina Shayk, Emily Ratajkowski, Joan Smalls, Gigi Hadid and many more have all worn Uggs in the past year or so – the most popular option apparently being variations of the mini. -brand boot.
Indeed, the Q4 Lyst Index – which takes into account Lyst buyer behavior, Google search data, social media mentions and “ engagement stats ” around the world – ranked the boots. Ugg Classic Ultra Mini as the fifth hottest female product of the fourth. quarter 2020.
Meanwhile, Ugg’s Scuff Deco slippers came third in the men’s list.
How to wear Ugg boots in 2021
If you have your own pair, you probably won’t want to wear Ugg boots to something formal once we get a chance to do that sort of thing again.
Weddings, funerals, bar mitzvahs, job interviews – all of that and the like are probably off the table.
These boots were made more for days relaxing with your friends or the casual dates with your significant other – maybe strolling through a mall, going to the movies, or going to your local pub.
For a casual yet chic look, try pairing soft-colored Uggs with such an understated skirt or maxi dress that lets the toes of the shoes go through.
If you want to make things better, you can try this look in monochrome.
You can also try wearing Uggs with black leggings or tights and a black mini skirt with a hoodie or sweatshirt.
Kaia Gerber’s method of wearing white socks under cropped chestnut Uggs and black leggings looks super cute and softens the color clash between black and brown.
You might be able to get away with Ugg boots for work if they are low key and your office has more of a casual dress code.
If you want to dress them up a bit for the workplace, the easiest option is probably a mostly black ensemble, with black Uggs, stockings of sorts, and a black blazer.
Channeling Emily Ratajkowski by choosing a leather blazer can add another chic and trendy texture to the outfit.
Office Uggs would also pair well with an equally comfortable knitted turtleneck dress. Pair with original earrings to enhance the look.
If you’re tempted to indulge in a new pair of Uggs, here are some places to start …
Scuff Deco suede slippers
Price: € 80.99
Classic Cropped Essential Boot
Price: € 111.99
Ultra Mini Classic Boot
Price: £ 125.00
Classic Mini II Boot
Price: £ 145.00
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