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Yeezy does it: Subtype

Exclusivity is the big draw card at the recently opened Subtype store in Auckland, New Zealand. So much so that fans of the high-end fashion and sneaker chain lined up overnight in wet weather ahead of the store opening to get their hands on the coveted designs in-store, most notably Kanye West’s Yeezy Boost 350 V2 “Zebra”. The store design itself is just as cool as its customer base. The creative and youthful energy of the brand shines through with neon lighting, animated walls and optica