Luxury sneakers usually aren’t our thing, but the Yeezy clearly showed us that there are plenty of people willing to spend exorbitant amounts of cash for kicks even in a recession. Gucci’s colors get bit by sneaker companies about as much as Jordan’s elephant print by startup streetwear labels, but sometimes there is nothing like the genuine product. This fall, Gucci is introducing a high top sneaker that come in high grain leather with the classic Green-Red-Green stripe across the side of the sneaker. Other touches include an oversized metal eyelet that give the shoe a boating feel.
Ready to know the damage? Let’s just say they are a few hundred off the Kanye West Louis Vuitton sneakers, but they will still set you back $535.