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Hey, Chicago! Kanye is selling us Hobo Clothes and that’s a Problem!

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The musical genius turned fashion genius turned awards show activist turned husband turned father turned…oh never mind, created a line in collaboration with Adidas for NYFW Fall 2015 and it sucks. Listen. Chicagoings.com has never professed to be a fashion blog°. We’re not*. We’re a Chicago city guide and, frankly, this article doesn’t even belong here but Kanye’s a cousin in the head for many Chicagoans and so here we are. What in the world is this?!

Adidas x Kanye West

adidas x kanye west

adidas x kanye west

adidas x kanye west

Would you buy this? If your answer is yes than I strongly suggest you consider the following:

The homeless and severely disadvantages are forced to wear clothes sometimes tattered and worn. Given the choice, they would rather wear new and neat clothing. You would choose to wear such clothing and pay an exorbitant fee for it to boot. You’re insane. This is not debatable.

Have I missed the “looking homeless is now chic” fashion memo? Please. Explain this.

If you’re totally down with what Kanye’s serving, click here.

° OK. Sometimes we do.
* OK. Sometimes we are.

Kari Herrera is the creator of Chicagoings.com, Chicago’s indie city guide and blog. She often writes about the city’s points-of-interest as experienced by a local. She is a Social Media Marketing Manager and freelance writer. When she’s not working, Kari donates much of her time to the education of French-speaking immigrants in Chicago.

2 Comments

  1. EM

    February 13, 2015 at 6:02 pm

    First, I know those models are mad they have to wear that mess. How did he sell Adidas on this? How? Kim is sporting those rags like it’s the hotness. Nori is the only one that was REAL. Nori showed up and showed out at that so-called fashion show. This line gives me nightmares.

    • Kari Herrera

      February 13, 2015 at 6:17 pm

      Aaaaahahahahahahahahahaha! Em, you killed me. I’m dead. Plan the fune.

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