Despite the brand firing him due to his antisemitism, Ye was photographed shopping at Balenciaga store in Beverly Hills with his new “wife,” Bianca Censori.
Although Ye was fired by the brand last year for making anti-Semitic remarks and pledged to “go death con 3 ON JEWISH PEOPLE.” Ye and Bianca Censori visited the Bev Hill store on Rodeo Drive on Wednesday night and left with five bags packed with merchandise.
Balenciaga Controversial Ad Campaign
Balenciaga got into trouble in December after releasing a controversial ad campaign that featured young children holding teddy bears while wearing outfits inspired by the BDSM, as well as a second series of advertisements that featured court documents relating to child pornography laws. The company and its creative director, Demna, expressed their regret.
Ye’s Relationship With Balenciaga
Ye and Demna previously worked closely together on Yeezy Gap clothing and styling his ex-wife, Kim Kardashian. He also shared a strong relationship with the luxury label.
During Paris Fashion Week, just days before the brand and West ended their collaboration, Ye even made his runway debut at Balenciaga.
The brand fired him in October and did not elaborate on cutting ties with him. Many other brands following that also dumped him after he went on multiple antisemitic rants.
Ye’s ‘New’ Wife
The Australian Yeezy employee, Bianca Censori whom the rapper is alleged to have wed in an illegitimate ceremony earlier this month, was spotted with him as they browsed the footwear section of the store.
The source claimed that “the family isn’t taking this as a marriage yet.”
“They don’t know what it is. They aren’t sure if it is a PR stunt. They are waiting to see if he files for papers. They are nervous because if it’s real, she would be in the children’s life,” the source added.
Published by HOLR Magazine