People on TikTok are giving old Ugg boots a new look by cutting them into slippers
- TikTokers give their Ugg boots a new look by cutting them into slippers.
- In October 2020, users of the video sharing app started sharing tutorials on how to
upcycletheir old Ugg shoes by cutting the fabric along the seams.
- TikTokers have also cut their
wintershorter boots that look like Ugg’s celebrity favorite Classic Ultra Mini style, which sells for $ 140.
- Ugg shoes have long been a subject of division
fashiontrending, but 2020 data from fashion research platform Lyst suggests sheepskin shoes are making a comeback.
A TikTok trend is causing people to wear scissors in their Ugg boots and give them a whole new look.
In October 2020, users of the video sharing app started sharing tutorials that involved cutting the seams of beloved pairs of
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The video shows the final product, which looks like Ugg’s Tasman slippers which sell for $ 100 on the brand’s website.
Other Ugg owners shared TikToks which showed how they turned their boots into scuff marks that look great for wearing around the house.
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Other TikTokers trim their Ugg boots taller to look like a style that resembles the brand’s “Classic Ultra Mini” shoe.
Some TikTok users appeared to cut their taller boots into shorter versions that resemble the brand’s Classic Ultra Mini shoe, launched by Ugg in August 2020.
The $ 140 shoes reach the ankle and are available on the Ugg website in three neutral colors, plus olive green and a lavender hue.
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Since Ugg released their Classic Ultra Mini boots, celebrities including Emily Ratajkowski, Irina Shayk, Joan Smalls and Kendall Jenner have been pictured wearing the style.
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Ugg boots have long been considered a divisive fashion trend. Eliza Huber of Refinery29 described them as “the ‘ugly’ shoe that everyone loves to hate.” But in September 2020, data from fashion research platform Lyst suggested that comfortable shoes were making a comeback.
At the time, Lyst noted that “as ugly boots replace ugly sandals after summer, demand for UGG boots increases 24% week over week.” Lyst’s report also said that as of September 2020, there had been over 41,000 searches for Ugg, and the Classic Ultra Mini boot was among the most searched styles.
As warm weather shoes continue to gain popularity, it looks like TikTokers has found a way to buy a whole new pair.
The representatives for the Ugg and TikTok users included above did not immediately respond to Insider’s requests for comment.