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Golden Goose Is Selling $530 Taped-Together SneakersItalian shoe

Posted On: Sep 23, 2018   |   Posted By: Teen Vogue

Golden Goose Is Selling $530 Taped-Together SneakersItalian shoe

Golden Goose Is Selling $530 Taped-Together Sneakers Italian shoe brand Golden Goose is being called out on social media for selling a pair of $530 sneakers that feature “crumply, hold-it-all-together tape.” Yes, you read that right. This company is selling shoes that are, apparently, only kept from falling apart thanks to expertly-placed, perfectly distressed tape - for hundreds of dollars. Needless to say, responses on social media have been, well, less than enthusiastic. Many are accusing Golden Goose of glorifying poverty while still attempting to turn a significant profit. One person tweeted that “there are people in the world wearing plastic bags as shoes because they can't afford any but these HIDEOUS things are selling for $500,” while another described the whole fiasco as “peak capitalism.”

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