Kanye West is dropping new footwear this week and they’re not Yeezy for Adidas.
The new addition to the rapper’s growing list of shoe releases made its original debut at the Yeezy Season 2 showroom in Paris.
Called only “crepe sole boots,” the military-style, suede lace-ups in taupe are as understated as the name and will retail for $645.
Kanye’s shoes always come with a hefty price tag, but, as GQ notes, not having the guarantee of quality control under Adidas coupled with an off-season release will really test the strength of his fanbase.
He is also set to release the Yeezy 750 Boosts later this month.
If shoppers can’t split their coins between both buys, the first product ever put out by the Yeezy Brand may be upstaged by Kanye himself.
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