- American rapper and businessman, Kanye West, has caused a buzz on social media with his latest choice of footwear
- The Donda star was spotted out and about attending a Balenciaga show in New York rocking some enormous boots
- Social media users have since reacted to the photos with some turning the look into hilarious memes
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In recent months, American rapper, Kanye West, has been spotted wearing big black work boots at events, but the latest pair took things to a whole new level.
Called the Balenciaga Steroid Boots, they heavily featured in the fashion house’s New York show.
Whilst attending Balenciaga Spine 23 fashion show in New York, Kanye wore a pair of enormous black rubber boots.
He paired the look with grey baggy jeans, a long black t-shirt and a leather bomber jacket.
Nostalgic fashion: High-end brand Gucci creates luxury version of rubber shoes, selling for over N200k
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In a press release, the brand described the boots as “thick in volume but lightweight” and said they are made from a “single mold using super-exaggerated proportions”.
See photos below:
Social media users react to Kanye's boot
The photos which have since gone viral have left quite a number of people amused.
While it remains uncertain if the extra chunky boots will actually go on sale to the public, it doesn't seem like fans are keen on owning a pair.
Check out some comments below:
"Kanye boots for the balanciaga show look like emojis."
"Kanye West needs to be stopped."
"Kanye West just went to another level of boots."
"I need these boots from Kanye West, to step on my enemies."
Check out more reactions below:
High-end brand Gucci creates luxury version of rubber shoes, selling for over GHC3,700
In the year 2021, rubber shoes made a serious comeback in womenswear signalling the growth of the retro style trend from the 90s.
Well, the demand for rubber shoes seems to be on the rise and fashion houses like Bottega Veneta and Balenciaga are listening.
Joining that list is high-end brand Gucci and one of their latest releases is everything nostalgic and more.
The fashion brand has taken the rubber sandals that were popular among kids in the 90s and early 2000s and created a luxury line of footwear.