Sunday, May 22

Tag: Sneaker

There's an Explanation For Balenciaga's Viral Destroyed Sneaker
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There's an Explanation For Balenciaga's Viral Destroyed Sneaker

On May 9, Balenciaga started pre-orders on its limited-edition Paris High Top sneaker. What makes this version of the brand's high top shoe so special - as to warrant a limited run and a $1,850 price tag - is that they are "full destroyed." The sneakers look like they have been worn for decades, complete with rips and a dirt-color-stained rubber sole. Comparatively, the regular Paris sneaker is $625 and offers the same style just without all the roughing up. Despite the many, many people on social media who are hoping the release is a joke, it is, in fact, a real sneaker. And it's one that is begging for a proverbial dunk from anyone who has ever worn a shoe until it is destroyed because, you know, life. A moment of silence for my old waitressing sneakers that unfortunately didn't make...
Keds's New Retro Sneaker Is the Perfect Addition to Your Everyday Wardrobe
Fashion

Keds's New Retro Sneaker Is the Perfect Addition to Your Everyday Wardrobe

I've never considered myself a shoe girl, but being a shopping editor means adopting more shoes than my closet can fill (what a problem to have). Recently, Keds sent over its limited-edition Women's Renaissance Sneaker ($85), and I think I've met my shoe-mate (aka shoe soulmate). I'm all for retro fashion - the Y2K style, the baggy '90s jeans, and whatever else is trending on TikTok. I embrace it all, and these Keds fit the throwback bill. Released for the second time in 30 years, the Renaissance shoe's iconic style is here to grace today's streetwear. It was originally a running shoe in the '80s for its lightweight, breathable, durable, and comfortable style, and now it's a collector's item. Quite literally, there have only been 300 pairs released globally. Where Can I Buy the Keds ...