Luxury menswear designer Virgil Abloh has responded to the backlash over a seemingly stingy donation to support bail out protesters outraged over George Floyd’s death.
Abloh, 39, the creative director of Louis Vuitton’s menswear selection, outraged the black community yesterday right after posting in a story on his Instagram that he contributed a measly $50 “for little ones in the streets” that necessary bail cash all through the dayslong upheaval across the place.
The Off-White creator was memorably dressed down on social media over what seemed like a pitiful contribution to the bring about, in comparison to the expensive clothes he sells.
However, Abloh claimed on Instagram Monday that it was all a misunderstanding, and as a black guy whose mother and father immigrated from Ghana, he’s devoted to the Black Life Make any difference motion.
“I also joined a social media chain of close friends who were matching $50