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Vetements Jeans (and More) On Sale!

That was fast.

Vetements jeans
Not one, but two fashion bloggers wearing Vetements jeans.
Photo: Christian Vierig/Getty Images

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Have you heard? Vetements is forcing (did force?) a fashion revolution. The brand, a multi-person collective led by the Gvasalia brothers, debuted to much fanfare in the fall of 2014 (the one who designs, Demna Gvasalia, is also the creative director of Balenciaga). With cropped faux Champion sweatshirts and reconstructed faux Levi’s vintage jeans, they ushered in an era of very expensive streetwear that’s taken the world (or the segment of the world that pays attention to Fashion + Selena Gomez) by storm.

How expensive? The brand’s “must-have” “in-demand” jeans sell for as much as $2,390. And they’re everywhere, ladies and gentlemen. So popular, in fact, they always sell out! (To be fair, the average price is closer to $1,460, which not even Gvasalia would spend.)

That wasn’t even a year ago that they were impossible to get. Now, they’re on sale at MatchesFashion for $912! In fact, there’s an entire wardrobe’s worth of Vetements on sale right now. The price of the oversized trench coat Kim Kardashian so memorably wore the day before she was horrifyingly robbed in Paris has been reduced from $2,450 to $1,712. That floral dress Rihanna wore? On sale in black, from $1,455 to $1,018.

Yes, it’s all still criminally expensive. And yes, there are still numerous creative ways to get in on Vetements action without dropping hundreds of dollars: never forget Vetememes, embroider “Vetements” on your favorite apron, take your old Levi’s to a tailor, befriend your DHL delivery guy.

When even the most talked-about, most sought-after luxury brand — and even its star item — goes on sale, you know the industry’s in trouble. But go ahead, reap the rewards!