Would you buy pre-scuffed sneakers for $500? Inside the strange world of distressed fashion.
Many fashion followers swear by the lived-in style of pre-destroyed shoes, jeans and sweaters. But their critics find them merely filthy and even morally questionable.Many fashion followers swear by the lived-in style of pre-destroyed shoes, jeans and sweaters. But their critics find them merely filthy and even morally questionable By Michelle Ruiz Jan. 24, 2020 12:12 pm ET WHEN GOLDEN Goose sneakers first began sweeping Megan Saustad’s suburban Dallas neighborhood last year, the fashion blogger and mother of three hesitated. Launched in 2007 but more prevalent than ever, the Italian-made low-tops ornamented with sparkles and stars are “crazy expensive,” she wrote on her website, Truly Megan. The sneakers, which start at $425, come either chicly “pre-scuffed” or just plain dirty, depending on your ability to see flaws as endearing. After trying on a pair, Ms. Saustad warmed to the manufactured... To Read the Full Story Read more: The Wall Street Journal
Fashion followers are really the modern day rubes. Stupid. Did my dad write this article Now the kids want to look homeless? Young generation is concerning No, they look like homeless people from 19th century in Charles Dickens stories Derelict! zoolander As long as they’re slip-on or Velcro. It is “fashion” because the “well worn” look is faked. Distressed clothing is meant to look like a well loved, favorite pair jeans or sweater you won’t part with. These days, clothing is so disposable, purchased cheap for quantity, so that it never gets to that state.
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Too distressed becomes distressing. Bill Blass? No. Bomb Blast! New dress codes of Richest people by money but Mentally Poor Dress codes of 2020 There is a thing called taste. These examples are overkill. thats offensive to poor people Less Fabric + Higher Price = Gullible Shopper No. It blows my mind that women (or lots of women with their husbands cards) buy Golden Goose sneakers for $625+ ... so stupid
Ok, boomer a pair of slightly distressed jeans is the farthest I can go. Waiting for someone to say, “it’s their money, they can spend it how they want.”
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I can't help but think that distressed goods came about when manufacturers were looking for a way to utilize defective goods without having to repair or dispose of them causing them to lose money and time. Making clients look like fools. I never buy any distressed jeans, hate them. It was the same fashion non-sense in 1989/1994...'History' repeats itself.
Would you buy ANY sneakers for 500 dollars? Inside the world of complete idiots... This makes me so angry as a mom in a long line of moms who spent hours and energy to keep their kids from having to wear tattered clothes to school because they had no other resources but the ability to sew and repair. Why do you suck?
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