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Bargain Hunter Sparks Controversy Over £5 Crocs from JD Williams

Image: Gemma Conroy
Image: Gemma Conroy
  • Gemma Conroy's viral Facebook post showcases £5 Crocs Classic Crush Clogs from JD Williams.
  • The bargain price has sparked controversy among fashion enthusiasts.
  • The clogs offer a fresh and bold design with a raised midsole and ventilation ports.
  • Comments from owners range from praising the comfort and versatility to expressing personal style preferences.
  • Tom Church, Co-Founder of LatestDeals.co.uk, emphasizes the incredible value and encourages embracing different fashion choices.

A viral shopping post on Facebook has stirred up a heated debate among fashion enthusiasts, as bargain hunter Gemma Conroy shared her recent find of £5 Crocs Classic Crush Clogs from JD Williams.

Gemma Conroy expressed her opinion, saying, "Jd bargain. Just £5, perfect garden shoes. Not a fan of yellow myself, but £5 can't complain." Her remark indicates that the discounted price was the primary allure, despite her personal color preference.


The Crocs Classic Crush Clog is touted as a fresh and bold take on the classic clog design, featuring a raised midsole that allows wearers to make a fashionable statement with an elevated silhouette. The slip-on style incorporates ventilation ports for breathability and efficient water and debris drainage. The inclusion of a heel strap ensures a secure fit. The shoes are easy to clean, wipeable, and quick to dry.

Gemma's post received significant engagement, with over 1.3k likes and 592 comments. However, the comments section showcased a divided opinion.

Julie Richardson, who owns the white version of the Classic Crush Clog, shared her positive experience, stating, "I've got the white ones of these, The Classic Crush Clog. Not as wide as regular Crocs, so more feminine and a thicker sole. They are like marshmallows on your feet."

In contrast, Dawn Rodham, a proud owner of the yellow pair, expressed her delight, saying, "I have a yellow pair, it's my favorite color. I only got them for around the house, but so far, they have been to work, to the shops, and even to take my daughter to her riding lesson. I love them."


The comments reflect the polarizing nature of the product, with some praising its comfort and versatility while others expressed reservations due to personal preferences and style choices.

Tom Church, Co-Founder of shopping community LatestDeals.co.uk, stated that, "The £5 Crocs Classic Crush Clog from JD Williams is an incredible bargain. While opinions may differ, it's essential to consider the comfort and convenience these shoes provide. Just like any fashion choice, they can be a statement piece for those who embrace them. It's a matter of personal taste, and sometimes, trying something different can surprise you, like stepping into a whole new world of comfort."

The viral post has sparked discussions about affordable footwear options and the role of personal preferences in fashion choices. Whether these Crocs will gain widespread popularity or continue to divide opinions remains to be seen, but one thing is certain—they have certainly captured the attention of online shoppers.

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