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Adult light-up shoes are finally a real thing you can own

Some people wait a lifetime for a moment like this.


Colette Bennett

Dot Recs

Posted on Nov 2, 2016   Updated on May 25, 2021, 4:16 pm CDT

You know those light-up sneakers from childhood that light up with every step? If you’ve ever felt the slightest amount of jealousy in your adult life when spotting them on kids, we have some very good news for you. 


These adult-sized sneakers come in six colors and are rechargeable via USB. They can be set to glow one steady color or alternate between two. If you’re somewhere that you’d rather not cause attention, you can switch the light off and enjoy your normal-looking sneakers. (Though we’re not sure why you’d want to.)

If you’re more the high-tops type, those exist too. The sneakers also come in child sizes, so you and your little ones can even match if you wish. 

Buy them here.


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*First Published: Nov 2, 2016, 2:54 pm CDT