In Demand: VERSACE SQUALO SNEAKER
This article appears in the pages of VMAN 42: Turning Point, on newsstands now. Order your copy at shop.vmagazine.com.
After sliding into his current employer’s DMs on LinkedIn, Yeezy alumnus Salehe Bembury earned a title as covetable and of-the-moment as one of his designs: Head Designer of Sneakers for Versace and Versus Versace. Emblematic of an aquatic carnivore, the Squalo (or “shark,” in Italian) is highly adapted to take the nu-corporate go-getter from his or her open-plan office to the mean city streets. Iterations range from this yellow-and-red option to highlighter pink.