More platform Salomons, courtesy of COMME des GARÇONS? Don’t mind if we do.
The Japanese label debuted its Fall/Winter 2023 womenswear collection at Paris Fashion, where dramatic bulbous gowns and hairstyles made of ripper paper and pipe cleaners mingled on the runway.
Amongst the parade of over-the-top displays (classic CdG), COMME des GARÇONS also teased what looks like another linkup with Salomon.
In between rather-calm heels, I noticed flashes of Salomon branding stamped on that familiar platform silhouette, as showcased on the partnership’s
The thick-soled Salomon shoe surfaced again in its tonal black and white iterations. However, unlike
Per a zoom-in, the Salomon shoe incorporates a sort of ribbed knit material on the upper, possibly for a more secure fit (given the previous bungee and traditional lace systems are gone).
Side views of the supposed CdG x Salomon shoe also reveal a pull tab on the heel, reiterating the model’s new slip-on attitude.
It’s unknown if these are another official collab (we’re still hoping for the
But patience, thicc shoe lovers. Even with CdG’s quiet mystique, I suspect we’ll have answers to our burning Salomon questions soon (basically, keep an eye out for Dover Street Market).
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