Tracee Ellis Ross is completely on board with the oh-so-popular dad sneakers trend, however apparently, her social media followers aren’t fairly able to embrace the bold shoe choice with open arms. The Black-ish actress shared the above #OOTD Instagram picture, posing on a sofa whereas sporting a trendy check print jacket, turtleneck sweater, flared pants, magenta socks, and white sneakers, looking chic as per usual. Her standout kicks featured a thick, beige sole, perforated detailing (form of like Nike Air Force 1s), and two outstanding velcro straps.
It seems, individuals had a LOT of emotions about her sneakers, as her ‘gram was totally flooded with feedback from followers who could not resist playfully roasting her for them. Tons of individuals referred to as out how her velcro-strapped kicks appear like they’re meant for an aged particular person, and a few even got here up with hysterical nicknames for the footwear, reminiscent of “Geriatric 9s” and “Dr. Scholl’s Retro 1s.”
Tracee’s picture was so inundated with feedback that she determined to share a follow-up picture together with her footwear, which she paired with somewhat Sparknotes model of the humorous nicknames individuals got here up with. “I actually love my sneakers. Like, I am obsessive about them. Nevertheless it seems that a few of you do not really feel the identical approach, and the names you had for them made me giggle!!” the 45-year-old actress wrote. She then listed off a few of her favourite nicknames, together with “Senior Middle 3s,” “Nursery Residence Bully 11s,” “Air Dads,” and “Lunch Woman Jordans.” Oh, and I could not probably neglect my private favourite: “Purse Sweet 7s.” LOL, the web is such a bizarre but gloriously inventive place.
👟 ~ I really love my sneakers. Like, I’m obsessed with them. But it turns out that some of you don’t feel the same way, and the names you had for them made me giggle!! Orthopedics Civil Rights 11s Granny Smiths Senior Center 3s Diabetes Strapovers Nursery Home Bully 11s Air Dads Air Ester 27s “Help I’ve Fallen and I Can’t Get Up” Yeezys Old Balance Purse Candy 7s Lunch Lady Jordans
This is not the primary time Tracee has displayed her love for the “ugly” shoe motion, as she rocked a pair of clunky men’s Balenciaga sneakers out on the streets final 12 months. You retain rockin’ these “Outdated Balances,” woman! You are definitely not the only one who’s into the trend.