Getting all dolled up for events like weddings, galas or, hey, even the Oscars, can be a blast. But man do your dogs kill after a few hours in heels. Celebrities are not immune to the “crap, my feet feel like death” phenomenon, so they’re taking a stand and rocking their formal wear with comfy sneakers. And with the athleisure trend still going way strong, we’re kind of mad we didn’t think about doing this a million weddings ago.

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Brie Larson — who as we know from her adorable Oscars after party pic, might be the chillest Best Actress EVER — may have walked the Vanity Fair red carpet in sky-high Roger Vivier heels. But once the trophies were awarded, she covertly swapped out her high fashion stilts for a pair of trusty Converse sneakers as she dug into a much deserved juicy burger. Girl, we feel you.

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Then there’s repeat offender Kaley Cuoco, who walked the red carpet at the People’s Choice Awards in her favorite sneakers. She also wore a similar pair at the SAG Awards Netflix after-party.

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You go, Kaley! And let’s not forget the OG sneaker-wearer on the red carpet…


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