Madewell Gets Into Menswear, Kanye Explains Too-Small Shoes

Madewell Is Getting Into Menswear (Fashionista)
The popular denim-turned-ready-to-wear retailer Madewell is expanding into menswear. CEO Jim Brett announced the news yesterday during an earnings call. He did not say when the line would debut, although it is speculated to drop within a year.

Kanye West Explains His Too-Small Slides (Vogue)
Kanye West’s latest press-stirring incident occurred last week when he attended the wedding of 2 Chainz wearing Yeezy pool slides that many on the internet said looked way too small. Yesterday, the star responded to the online mocking by explaining that he was wearing the slides the “Japanese way,” with his foot hanging off the end. Though that is technically correct, the rule usually applies to the traditional Japanese geta shoe, and not Yeezy sandals. Unless that’s how he wants his customers wearing them?