"I usually buy fake Yeezy 700 v3 because the resell price is too high for me right now and there's no sign of a restock, I just like how they look, who cares if they're fake and I think if I wear them on the street, no one would distinguish them from real ones. I wear Yeezy 350 as part of my fashion style. "
But the 22-year-old Riverside resident couldn’t just walk into a store and buy them. The limited-production shoes sold out shortly after their release, and resellers online were charging upward of $1,500, seven-and-a-half times the original retail price.
So the assistant high school football coach did what more and more collectors are doing to satisfy their fake Yeezy 350 v2 Tailgate fix: He had a replica pair delivered to his doorstep from China.