Kanye and Demna Are Bringing Balenciaga to Gap

1/9/2022 12:00:00 AM

The rapper and creative director of Balenciaga just can't get enough of each other.

Yeezy x Gap x Balenciaga: everything we know so far about the highly anticipated collab.

The rapper and creative director of Balenciaga just can't get enough of each other.

Ye has only dropped a few Yeezy Gap pieces sincesigning a 10-year dealwith the retail giant in 2020. Now that Demna’s in the picture, there’s a good chance he’ll pick up the pace. Not that the lag has stopped the venture from being any less of a success. Items like the Round Jacket, a $200 take on a puffer coat, are so in-demand, previous drops have

caused Gap’s website to crash. We can state with full confidence that it will do so again when it comes time for the Yeezy Gap Engineered by Balenciaga drops this summer and later this year.So, what will Yeezy Gap Engineered by Balenciaga look like? The only hint so far is Demna’s description of the pair’s creative synergy. “There’s a certain urban minimalism and poetry in our aesthetics, [and] also a desire to push boundaries,” the designer told

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Balenciaga teams up with Yeezy GapKering-owned fashion house Balenciaga has partnered with Yeezy Gap to embark on a new creative journey — Yeezy Gap Engineered by Balenciaga.

Balenciaga Is Coming To Gap, Thanks To YeezyBalenciaga is coming to a Gap near you. At least, that’s the memo from Ye (formerly Kanye West) and Demna (Gvasalia). The two designers are partnering for an upcoming collaboration for Yeezy Gap, titled “Yeezy Gap Engineered By Balenciaga”:

Yeezy Gap Engineered by Balenciaga BeginsCalling all Ye and Demna fans! The first Yeezy Gap Engineered by Balenciaga collection is expected in June of this year. TheKimbino kanyewest Gap GAP?! Lol okay.. kanyewest Gap And my nephew Esteban, who began working at a GAP store in Rockville, MD some weeks ago....HIS FIRST JOB!

to Kim Kardashian West at a stadium in Chicago.Julia Fox won't be the only one decked out in a Balenciaga look inspired by Ye, 'cause he just teased a massive collab with the fashion brand and his own baby, Yeezy.Kanye West posts video of new flame Julia Fox following intimate photo shoot Leave it to Kanye West to fuse a high-fashion brand and a giant retailer.” announced he will team up with luxury European fashion house Balenciaga for a new line to sell in Gap stores.

) Clearly, the pair’s bond is stronger than ever. This June, they plan to launch their most their most ambitious collaboration yet: Yeezy Gap Engineered by Balenciaga. While it's currently unclear exactly what the partnership will bring, the fact 3 of Kanye's favorite fashion outlets are coming together is significant. Ye has only dropped a few Yeezy Gap pieces since signing a 10-year deal with the retail giant in 2020. “This first of its kind launch sees Ye’s peerless vision bring together the most influential designer of his generation, Demna, with iconic American brand, Gap,” reads the press release. Now that Demna’s in the picture, there’s a good chance he’ll pick up the pace. Not that the lag has stopped the venture from being any less of a success. West first at a forthcoming collaboration on Instagram Friday morning, posting what appears to be a section of a contract between Gap, West’s brand, Yeezy, and Balenciaga.

Items like the Round Jacket, a $200 take on a puffer coat, are so in-demand, previous drops have caused Gap’s website to crash . And in addition to regularly sporting Balenciaga himself, West’s also. We can state with full confidence that it will do so again when it comes time for the Yeezy Gap Engineered by Balenciaga drops this summer and later this year. So, what will Yeezy Gap Engineered by Balenciaga look like? The only hint so far is Demna’s description of the pair’s creative synergy. “There’s a certain urban minimalism and poetry in our aesthetics, [and] also a desire to push boundaries,” the designer told Vogue . “He makes me come out of my comfort zone and be a better designer.

There’s no ego when we collaborate, just a mutual drive to evolve and do something great and new.” Yeezy Gap’s “Round Jacket” ($200). Courtesy of Gap Demna has done countless collabs since stepping onto the scene, first at Vetements (where he once partnered with 18 different brands on a single collection) and most recently with a fashion-week film at Balenciaga. “This is a very different challenge,” he told Vogue . “I’ve always appreciated the utilitarianism and the accessibility of Gap.

I share some of the same sensibilities in my creative language.” By joining forces with Kanye, he hopes to “create utilitarian fashion for all.” In other words, we’re about to get what will no doubt be some Balenciaga’s most affordable pieces yet. .