Daylight Robbery: Balmain’s £532 belt

Bamain-belt

OK, so it's a nice enough belt. We have no issues with the design. But… that design? We're sure we've seen it somewhere before. Like, lots of times before. In high street chains, designer boutiques… What we're trying to say here is that it's hardly a groundbreakingly original concept, is it? And we're pretty sure the metal parts aren't platinum.

Why, then, does it cost almost $900?

Oh yeah: so that Balmain can commit Daylight Robbery. Unless you can think of another reason?

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4 Comments

  • June 12, 2009

    Mousy

    Balmain stuff does generally tend to be amazingly, amazingly expensive..! It is indeed daylight robbery.

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  • June 12, 2009

    nanana

    someone’s gone mad..

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  • June 14, 2009

    livlah

    this is really a joke.
    you can’t reeeally tell from this picture, but it doesnt actually even look like leather, it looks like that cheap plastic imatation leather..

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  • June 15, 2009

    M

    Looks more like a dog collar

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