Saturday, March 04, 2006

To platform or not to platform

Everybody's been talking about these Balenciaga striking shoes, fresh off the catwalk:

As a shoe and comfort lover, you can only guess what I'm going to say about these :) Boy, do they scream awkward, unstable, and uncomfortable from every unexpected buckle detail! Any shoe that looks like it will require you to carry props to avoid tripping (say, like a cane, or walker, or an obligatory companion fastened to your elbow) is not a shoe that should belong in my collection.

Besides, they remind me too much of the chopine:

1 Comments:

At 7:49 AM, Blogger La Rêveuse said...

Truly frightening.

And when did Balenciaga start following the trends set by the suburban mini-Goths who shop at Hot Topic?

Sad, really.

 

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