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These Dr. Seuss Kids Sneakers Will Bring Some Weird to Your Mornings

And you won't have to ask your kid to put their shoes on 18 times.

Dr. Seuss books have a cool factor that makes them weird and interesting and funny even after you’ve (supposedly) outgrown them. It makes sense, then, that they inspire rap mash-ups, are studied by of anthropologists, and are the books that are the most fun to read to your kids. Now, their characters and designs are also on a new collection of Skechers for kids.

There are Velcro-strapped sneakers for little kids and, for older kids and women, canvas slip-ons and skate-inspired sneakers, all featuring Thing 1 and Thing 2, the Cat in the Hat, and other themes from the books. And the cool thing about them is that, unlike most kids sneakers plastered with multi-colored characters, the collection manages not to be obnoxious. Many designs are subdued, even subtle, featuring colorful Dr. Seuss-inspired designs that are just the right amount of weird. Here are our favorites.

These playful sneakers are decorated with a classic Dr. Seuss scene from The Cat in the Hat involving dozens of characters creating mayhem at the beach. They feature memory foam insoles and are machine-washable, and their scrunchy back allows kids to easily slip them on without too much assistance.

This stretchy, mesh, sock-like design is perfect for the lace-averse. Kids can easily and independently slip then on and off, and won't trip over loose laces.

Kids learning their lefts and rights can get some help from Thing 1 and Thing 2, which are featured on these sporty striped sneakers. They're slip-on but have an easy hook feature, so kids can put them on themselves but they won't slip off.

These casual and colorful slip-on sneakers are quintessential Dr. Seuss. They have a flatform style and memory foam insole.

For older kids or those who like the illustration style of Dr. Seuss, these illustrated slip-ons allude to the famous books in a more subtle way. They have memory foam and a 1-inch heel for more support.

Copy the Cat in the Hat's signature look with these playful red-and-white striped slip-on sneakers. They feature a patterned lining, cooling memory foam, and a shock-absorbing midsole.

This whimsical take on the classic white sneaker features Thing 1 and Thing 2 from 'The Cat in the Hat.' They're made from synthetic leather, have memory foam that keeps feet cool, and rubber bottoms for extra traction.

For a more athletic sneaker, this women's style has that Dr. Seuss look with the functionality of a lace-up front, 2.5-inch heel, and memory foam insole.

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