Daylight Robbery: Maison Martin Margiela’s furry brooch

maison-martin-margiela-brooWe were going to play Guess What It Is with this, but what the hell, we’ll just tell you: it’s a brooch.

A furry brooch.

A $216 furry brooch. Which, OK, isn’t the most blatant example of Daylight Robbery we’ve ever seen, but the fact that there are people who would walk into a store and think this was worth dropping $200+ on fascinates us.

Seriously, shoes or furry brooch, shoes or furry brooch? Anyone going to go for “furry brooch”? Is so, here’s where to get it…

6 Comments

  • September 24, 2009

    Melisande

    Looks like a merkin.

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  • September 24, 2009

    Rock Hyrax

    I had to look up merkin, but to me it looks like a sea mouse:
    http://media-2.web.britannica.com/eb-media/60/125660-004-4B1A90B6.jpg

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  • September 24, 2009

    Amber

    Maybe if you want to look like you’re being attacked by a Tribble?

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  • September 24, 2009

    naomi

    it’s troll doll hair!
    i was fully expecting the scroll down to reveal a lil scrunched up troll face

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  • September 24, 2009

    Bella

    it looks like something they scaped off a highway to me….
    May it rest in peace…

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  • September 25, 2009

    Romanticide

    Sometimes I wonder if designers do this kind of things only to say they are original at least once… or want to test how famous they are…
    .-= Romanticide´s last blog .. =-.

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