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Meet the YouTube Community Dedicated to Reviewing Fake Swag from China

Teens are flocking to the ‘Amazon of China’ for knockoff sneakers

Illustration: Seth Thompson

SSneakers of comically hefty proportions are having a moment, and Balenciaga’s Triple S is, to quote the streetwear site Highsnobiety, “the king of chunky sneakers.” With their wavy detailing and thick soles, certain models evoke…




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Eliza Brooke

Eliza is a freelance journalist. She lives in Brooklyn.

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