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Virgil Abloh: How Kanye's Apprentice Stole His Dream Job

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Virgil Abloh: How Kanye's Apprentice Stole His Dream Job
Virgil Abloh is one of the most recognizable names in fashion today. His story is legend by now: he worked with Kanye, started Off-White, and ascended to Louis Vuitton.

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How Kanye West Built Yeezy

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How Kanye West Built Yeezy
Kanye West grabbed the fashion world’s attention when he debuted sneakers designed in collaboration with Nike in 2009. Retailing at over $200, the shoes were released in extremely limited quantities and sold out instantaneously. They now resell in the thousands of dollars. The success of the shoes finally put West on the map in the fashion industry. For years his designs were met with ridicule. But recently, some of that excitement has turned to skepticism. Certain Yeezy models cost a lot less on the resale market than they used to. And resale prices are a tell-tale sign of a product’s clout, especially for Hypebeasts.

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