Celebrities have never been afraid to shy away from the trends of the moment, so it’s no surprise they’re embracing some of 2022’s most controversial shoe styles. Yes, the year may be coming to a close, but we’re not done talking about the shoe trends that are celebs are making a thing, especially when their favored styles are as divisive as they come. Think styles like slouchy over-the-knee boots, platforms so high they threaten to break your ankle with one misstep, and even a shoe trend we can only call “pantaboots”.
Ahead, see the five controversial fall shoe trends celebrities are behind and how they’re wearing them now—each of these are certainly daring but essential to have on your radar for this season. Even if you’re unsure how to style the tricky silhouettes, there are plenty of chic ways our favorite A listers are adding them to their outfits. Go on to shop our edit and form your own opinions on these divisive looks.