Do Balenciaga’s Stiletto Crocs Have Meaning Behind Them?
On June 7, Balenciaga announced a collaboration with Crocs. Born from it are the infamous “stiletto crocs” and “rain boot crocs”. People all over social media (particularly Twitter) have responded with scorn, incredulity, and laughter.
Some are treating these crocs as a joke or meme. Even news outlets are joining in on the joke, with NPR tweeting out a mocking “CaPitAliSm bReEds InNovAtiOn“.