It was a year ago that Christopher Kane sent bejewelled Crocs down the runway and divided the fashion world on the front row. Well now, no other than Balenciaga have taken on the notoriously ‘ugly’ shoe – and their version is sky high…
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At their Paris Fashion Week show in the capital on Sunday, the major fashion house sent PLATFORM Crocs down the runway.
Creative Director Demna Gvasalia, famed for his subversive play on normal elements, did exactly that with his interpretation of Crocs. The famously comfy shoes were 10 cm high and decorated with pin embellishments including flags, rainbows, flowers and stars.
Understandably, the shoes have divided the fashion community and the Twittersphere alike.
balenciaga out here making platform crocs bih im here and alive for this pic.twitter.com/UIlFwJIVOU
— spicy cabrona🔥 (@evvilegg) October 1, 2017
Balenciaga platform crocs on my wishlist
— steve (@pussykilla101) October 1, 2017
how much are these ,, please …. take all my money pic.twitter.com/2IBtI4zXlP
— AQUARIUS (@TanguayLilli) October 2, 2017
Come on @BALENCIAGA…Crocs will never be cool no matter how many fancy pins you put on them
— Victoria Tsigonis (@victoriatsi) October 2, 2017
The green balenciaga crocs are a disgrace to both shoes and crocodiles. #WhyDoICare
— Jonathan Gomes (@jonnygomes21) October 2, 2017
— Mįrēłä (@Mirelaaaaaaa) October 1, 2017
— Victoria Martin (@victoriamstyle) October 1, 2017
Ladies and gents, our worst fears have come true: Today, on October 1st, 2017, Balenciaga decided to send PLATEAU CROCS down the runway pic.twitter.com/02wgptaXCr
— Upper East Xanax (@uppereastxanax) October 1, 2017
Would you wear them?
Taken from GLAMOUR UK. Click here to read the original.
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