There’s a whole bunch of caveats we initially included here—something something arch support something something breathability—but we’re going to come right out and say it: the best Crocs for men are kind of sexy. (Yo, someone check on GQ: they think Crocs are sexy!) And a few years into what feels like a bona fide renaissance for the quintessential flip-flop alternative, we’re not the only ones who think so. Demand for the brand’s instantly recognizable slip-on clog has lasted longer than anyone could have expected. (We don’t want to say we told you so but…we told you so.) What started as a quasi-ironic normcore send-up has evolved into a legitimate swerve for comfort-seeking folks looking to insert some irreverence into their everyday rotation. Today, Crocs have emerged as a genuine favorite of Bieber, Bad Bunny, and plenty of average dudes named Bob.
Which means there’s never been a better time to revaluate their appeal. Whether you’re planning to wear them heel strap down in sports mode or locked and loaded for extra ankle support, you don’t need to be a whiz with the pruning shears or Chef Curry with the pot to rock them on the regular. You can, of course, turn to to more gorp-y models from Merrell or buzzier iterations from Yeezy, but we’ll always have a soft spot for the brand’s classic all-terrain clogs. So hold the skepticism, and see if we can’t convince you. The best Crocs for men are sexy and they know it—and you should too.
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