Katy Perry’s “blackface” shoes are being pulled from shelves

What a pathetic month for the fashion world this February has been. You’ve got Gucci totally fumbling with their blackface balaclava, drawing ire from longtime Gucci rep Soulja Boy, and now here comes Katy Perry with her equally disastrous pair of shoes.

The pop star recently released a new line of shoes, and two of them — the “Rue Face Slip On Loafers” and “Ora Face Block Heel Sandal” — have sparked outrage for its achingly brutal similarities to the historical “blackface” appearance.

See below for yourself.

Rue Face Slip On Loafers, Katy Perry

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