Kanye West and the case of the stupidly tiny slides

Now more than ever, people are keen to obsessively copy their favourite celebrities. Sometimes it’s easy to see why (whether or not you like said celebrity) but at other times the devotion is so strong and indiscriminate you wonder if/why people are losing their minds. Enter Kanye West and his slides. A few days ago, …

Ugly sneakers, Dad sneakers, no thank you

I remember when ugly sneakers/ dad sneakers started becoming a thing. I was at a terrace chatting with a friend when she suddenly stopped mid-sentence mouth agape. I followed her gaze and soon understood what had stunned her into silence. She’d just had her first sighting of Balenciaga’s Triple S – and they’d understandably hit …