If you visit the website, they give you an enticing list of why you need to own a pair. My favourite is the Ã¢â‚¬Å“ultra-hip Italian stylingÃ¢â‚¬Â. Oh those ItaliansÃ¢â‚¬Â¦ever so stylish in their garish coloured garden clogs! Plus, who wouldnÃ¢â‚¬â„¢t want their shoe to be compared to a performance tire?
The other day I was grocery shopping at Granville Island when I spotted three forty-something tourists all wearing these shoes in different colours. I had no idea I was in the midst of yet another ugly footwear trend.
UPDATE: Check out what just showed up on my personalized Amazon.com page this evening. That’s worrying.