For Kanye West fans and hardcore sneaker collectors, the Nike Air Yeezy is widely considered grail status. But what would you call the Yeezys West himself wore at the Grammys?
A pair of Yeezys 'Ye wore during the 2008 Grammys is going up for sale as part of the launch of a new sneaker site, theheatcheck.com. The announcement was made via theheatcheck's Twitter which shows the actual pair along with its custom wooden box. As Sole Collector reports, this exact pair was obtained back in 2009 via a charity auction.
The site's owner is longtime collector, Justin Ashby - known in the community as Justin Amazing, is set to unleash a collection of the game's most coveted kicks that could possibly rival the world's best sneaker shops. Located in Lancaster, PA, Ashby is set to open shop beginning today along with the official launch of its website, theheatcheck.com, at 3 P.M. EST. Get your money right as there's a good chance those pairs you've long coveted could be up for sale.
1of1. Worn by Kanye at the grammys in 2008. It will be in store and online today pic.twitter.com/3mOvBKeLaD— Theheatcheck.com (@Theheatcheckcom) August 1, 2015