Gap and Yeezy have partnered up to bring the round jacket worn by Kanye West – here’s how to buy it, as well as the release date and price revealed.
If you came across Kanye West’s blue puffer jacket on social media, you will be pleased to find out that Yeezy and Gap have collaborated to release the jacket to customers.
The surprise release comes after one year the initial announcement was made and the wait is over as you can pre-order the jacket from Gap’s website.
So, here’s how to buy the blue puffer jacket worn by Kanye West!
Yeezy x Gap: How to order Kanye West’s round jacket
You can pre-order the jacket from Gap’s website now. The item costs $200 (around £140) and is available to customers in the United States only.
To pre-order from gap.com, just fill in your details and you will receive a notification once the jacket is ready to be shipped. The shipping will start in autumn of this year.
Other details remain to be confirmed by Yeezy and Gap.
More about the collaboration
Floating projections of the Yeezy x Gap puffer jacket will be visible in several locations across New York City, Los Angeles, and Chicago. Here are the confirmed locations (via Hypebeast):
New York City
7 2nd Avenue
142 Spring Street
184 Wythe Avenue
Grand Central Market
Vine Street – Walk of Fame
8340 Sunset Boulevard
1601 N Milwaukee Avenue
1453 N Milwaukee Avenue
2053 Division Street
2113 N Sangamon St
The blue puffer jacket is made out of recycled nylon and is complete with the Yeezy x Gap logo at the neck.
Kanye shared his ambitions to work with Gap a few years ago. Speaking to The Cut in 2015, he said: “One of my dreams was to be the head creative director of the Gap. I’d like to be the Steve Jobs of the Gap … [I want] full Hedi Slimane creative control of the Gap.”
Is the YEEZY x Gap jacket available in the UK?
- No, the jacket is not available to UK customers at the time of writing.
The Yeezy x Gap jacket has been announced as an exclusive item in the United States for the time being.
There hasn’t been any announcement whether the item will come to stores in the UK once it’s released in autumn of 2021.