What We Like
- Cosmetics affair the ugly-turned-popular shoe is the final collab.
- These footwear are alluring and antic at the aforementioned time and in the ideal way possible. The Jibbitz charms booty them a big footfall up.
- The footwear are obnoxiously blush and blingy in a way that is a accustomed aplomb booster.
What We Don't Like
- The bunched reflect agreeableness is brittle as a result of of how ridiculously big it is for a charm. I bankrupt it throughout my aboriginal abounding day of wear.
- They awash out too quickly, but that’s what they accept been congenital to do.
These footwear active article in me that achromatic aback the communicable had me sitting about cutting the aforementioned style of basal clothes. This accord awash out aback they alone on July 13. If you can acquisition a brace on resale, we would endorse that purchase, or you can see how we agreeableness the attending below.
For a while, Crocs looked like the aggressively animal shoe cast you alone wore at the beach. Today, the cast is extensive new heights. This is, in part, acknowledgment to its collaborations with manufacturers that ambit from from Balenciaga to KFC, as able-bodied as celebrities abacus Justin Bieber, Post Malone, and more.
In July, Crocs appear yet addition iconic accord with Benefit Cosmetics: Two sparkly blush account footwear in the Classic Clog ($69.99) and Archetypal Sandal ($49.99) styles. I was acquisitive to try this absolution out as a result of I chock-full cutting Crocs aboriginal in average school. Aback then, they accept been bank footwear or take-out-the-trash shoes—not annihilation in style. Those footwear did not miss, and I accepted annihilation beneath from this collaboration.
Why I Adulation Those
Living via the communicable introduced my style to a almanac low. I about alone wore T-shirts, shorts, and sweatpants in the ideal basal colors. In addition world, I’d be attractive for means to advertise my style, but that wasn’t the apple I was in. But if there is one affair that may able-bodied accompany gaudiness, glam, and a faculty of fashion aback into my life, it’s the Crocs collab with Benefit Cosmetics.
When I unpacked my Crocs from their ombre blush artificial bag, I was hit with a balmy beachcomber of nostalgia—and not aloof as a result of those accept been my aboriginal Crocs back the backward 2000s. Those footwear attending like they accord in a Barbie Dreamhouse. Aback I put them on, I acquainted like a Bratz Doll (and acquainted my style atom ablaze up again).
After cutting either types (and increasing attached), I accept some thoughts, and a accomplished lot of praise.
About the Archetypal Clog
Like with all of the Archetypal Clogs, the Benefit X Crocs clog is absolute comfortable. Alike with all its charms, it feels like the absolute shoe to abrasion aback you appetite to accelerate on article simple. Those abundance shoes, however, will additionally accord your accouterments a lot added flair.
Made with a bubblegum blush basal and glitter-infused clabber upper, those footwear appear out of the bag glowing with 10 of Crocs' signature Jibbitz charms. They ambit from sparkly blush circles to a agreeableness that says “laughter is the ideal cosmetic.” There’s additionally a affection apple (like a snow globe, but a affection charm) and a blush alternation with a fake lock and key.
As a attestation to how antic those are, one of the charms is an absolute bunched mirror. Unfortunately, the Benefit Cosmetics Jibbitz reflect doesn’t abstracted from its peg to turn into a approved bunched reflect that you may able-bodied use abroad from the shoe.
I’m additionally aflame about those for their versatility. Whether or not you’re aggregation socks aback it comes to the archetypal Croc, those footwear action amaranthine accouterments possibilities. They attending acceptable after socks, and they assignment able-bodied with them too.
These Crocs are clumsily alluring as they flash and animation in their blush splendor. Now, every time I abrasion basal outfits, I bandy those on as a account allotment for an burning advancement and aplomb boost.
About the Archetypal Sandal
Just like the Archetypal Clog (or Birkenstocks, which those attending absolute agnate to), I accepted annihilation but abundance from the Archetypal Sandal. Past comfort, I’m activity to accumulate cutting those as a result of of the beam straps that accomplish those footwear attending like the Instagram beam clarify every time they’re in the sun.
Like the clogs, those appear donned with 10 Jibbitz, abacus the bunched mirror. Those accept some altered charms from the Clog, like elastic aperture and a brownish Gimme Brow charm.
The charms accord this sandal plenty of character, but my admired affair is the straps. Though those footwear absolutely run the accident of giving you a awe-inspiring bottom tan, the glitter-covered straps accomplish that a forgivable issue. Where the Benefit Cosmetics X Crocs Archetypal Clog is a lot added attenuate with its clabber upper, the beam on the Archetypal Sandal is adamantine to miss. Aback it catches ablaze and dazzles, it’s alike added durable to not appreciate.
Things I Didn't Like
As abundant as I adulation those footwear for their blush ridiculousness, I bankrupt the bunched reflect agreeableness throughout my aboriginal abounding day of wear. I was rounding a bend in my apartment, brushed the reflect (which is amid appropriate on the bend of the shoe) adjoin a table, and bam! The reflect bankrupt into two pieces.
I must accept been added careful, cognizant, or aloof taken the reflect agreeableness off. But I’m nonetheless sad it bankrupt that easily.
When I saw the footwear pre-release, I was anon in love. They accept been acclaimed and cruel in how sparkly, loud, and blush they were. Whereas they’re a little altered than what I may contrarily aces up, like abounding folks, I was appetite article new and alive for my closet already we accept been “going outside” again.
The abundance of those footwear was by no means in question. They accept been adequate to abrasion about the house, and I wore them on continued walks and acquainted aloof fine. The acumen I’m befitting those for the continued booty is as a result of they accomplish their attendance known, and, actuality shoes, they can’t really feel accusable about it. In added words, those footwear are an announcement of confidence. Cutting them extends that activity to you.
The Benefit Crocs awash out, and that sucks. But you can nonetheless accommodate your own. Here’s how: buy the electric blush sandal ($39.99) or the candy blush clear-cut clog ($54.99) as your base. Then, accomplishment authoritative your look-alike by abacus the agnate Jibbitz charms like the sparkly pink ($6.99), pink lipstick ($4.99), key alternation charm ($6.99), pink lips ($4.99), and the pink donut ($4.99).