Impostor Footwear is exactly what the name suggests: shoes, boots and socks that are all pretending to be something they’re not. In other words: impostors. Into this category go the Boots-Pretending-to-Be-Shoes, the Socks-Pretending-to-Be-Boots, and everything in between.
Although some forms of Impostor Footwear can look perfectly fine, the truth is that most Footwear Impostors are also Fashion Criminals, so we’ve included a Rogue’s Gallery of them under the jump, to help you identify the miscreants, should the need arise…
Boots Pretending to be Shoes:
Boots Pretending to Be Socks:
Shoes Pretending to be Socks
Beware the Footwear Imposters! Don’t be taken in by them! And if you do spot something you suspect may be a Footwear Imposter: call The Fashion Police!