G-Dragon of BIGBANG and the world renowned Italian shoes designer Giuseppe Zanotti are meeting to launch a limited-edition collection of shoes.
The W Korea Magazine boasts through Instagram with a comment saying, “This is the moment the celebrity shoes designer Giuseppe Zanotti and G-Dragon are meeting in Paris!”
The photo shows them with arms around each other. You can see the easy going and friendly nature of the meeting. G-Dragon shows off his unique fashion style in the photo. The W Korea Magazine notes that their collaboration story will be featured in the upcoming October issue.
About his experience working with G-Dragon, Zanotti is quoted as saying, “I am used to working with celebrities around the globe, and my collaboration with G-Dragon is something that we wanted to do as he is currently one of the biggest stars in Korea with a huge following in Asia.” He adds, “He has a unique style in playing his music. I find it really impressive, and our cooperation means a thrilling challenge to me. I love to work with other artists and brainstorm on the creative process.”
About the shoes G-Dragon comments, “These shoes turned out exactly how I wanted. It’s not just girls or women who get excited and worked up over pretty shoes. I think men can feel that way, too, and I think everyone will feel that way about these shoes.”
The limited-edition collection will be available at select Giuseppe Zanotti stores around the world and online starting October. There are two styles of shoes that will be launched in unisex styles. A lace-up and a loafer. These high end shoes will retail at upwards of $600-800 per pair.
Starting next month, BIGBANG will be on a world tour meeting their fans from all over the United States, Canada, Mexico, Australia, Japan and other places around the world.