The unique footwear style was originally unveiled at the fashion house’s Summer 2023 “The Mud Show” collection presentation last year. Made in Italy, the Point Toe Clogs are Balenciaga’s take on the truly classic footwear commonly constructed of wood and originated in Europe and mostly Holland. The luxury take expresses a sculptural backless slip-on style formed from TPU and coated with a glossy finish that mimics the look of wood. Additional detailing comes in the form of a pointed toe, comfortable insoles, and chunky heels. The wild slip-on numbers — which landed on the house’s website earlier this week — takes the Mule Boyz code to another level with a mix of rhinestones and rubber.For sale at 1.750 € for the wooden version, for the blue glitter version, prepare for a 6.900€ bill.
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