Golden Goose sneakers are expensive — so much so that the cost has caused controversy. Some critics say that the faux-distressed sneakers and their $500-plus price tag glorify and glamorize poverty. But if you genuinely like the love-worn look of Golden Gooses' sneakers (and can't afford the real thing), the good news is that Amazon is full of cheap alternatives — some that cost as little as $30. The best Golden Goose dupes give the look of perfectly broken in shoes without the steep price tag.
From sneakers with scuffed soles to high tops with Americana vibes, below you can find cheaper alternatives to the famous Golden Goose sneakers.
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