The strangest thing about the item is that they cannot be used and they are the most expensive in the brand’s history.
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- The strangest thing about the item is that they cannot be used and they are the most expensive in the brand’s history.
The Spanish luxury fashion house, Balenciagahas launched some tennis shoes for $ 5,750 (approx. 115,244,000 pesos), nothing new, although the most expensive. The strange thing, however, is that they cannot be used as they are sculptures of his most iconic model, the Lane 2.
They have had numerous successful starts in the company’s history. Among them, Speed trainer or better known as that sneakers with socks; the Tyrex Low, were known to be the ugliest and most eye-catching on the market and the Triple S.who gave a boost to athletic shoes chunky.
Why these sneakers?
Unlike their predecessors, these cannot be worn and are a real collector’s item. Sneakers are part of a new line Objects And they’re made of brass, which would make them terribly uncomfortable. According to the description on the brand’s website, the shoes weigh 2.5 kilos and are a European size 41.
Made in Italy, they consist of 16 individually hand-welded parts to create an exact replica with all the details that make the product stand out Lane 2. So far only 20 copies have been produced.
They will be available in limited editions and at the moment only difficult tennis can be found in the section of ‘Objects’.