Kanye West rocking the new gear before it his the shelves:
From high end French fashion house Balmain. Reportedly selling for $1345, although not listed in the e-boutique (store) on their website yet.
The shape is too “crayon like” to be like any rifle bullets I’ve seen. I know it’s a casting, but they could have at least made the conical profile of the bullet a bit more convex.
If you clicked on the above Balmain link and were like “WTF? Rich people buy clothes from here? This site sucks.” … I’ll let you in on a little something. With the exception of the companies under the LVMH (Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessy) umbrella and a few others, the more upscale you’re brand is, the shittier your website has to be. It needs to look like it was made by junior high kids working on early Apple desktops, and using music, flash animation and transitions are mandatory. *shrug* I don’t make the rules. Off the top of my head, another hilarious example is Maison Martin Margiela if you want to check it out.
Back to the belt… would I wear it? Nah, looks too “Hot Topic” goth for me. I do like the idea of anything gun related making its way into high fashion though.
Thoughts? Any of your reloaders/belt makers gearing up to hit Etsy and make a killing with some Balmain inspired bullet belts? 😛
Hat tip: Upscale Hype