Real vs. Steal – Acne Atacoma Lace-Up Wedges

by Irina on April 15, 2013

UPDATE: This post has been updated on April 15, 2013. Scroll down to see the new add.

Acne‘s Atacoma wedges have been lusted after and obsessed over countless times after Alexa Chung has sported a pair on her now cancelled MTV show. They sold out as soon as they hit the virtual shelves of several online shops, have been restocked again, then sold out again.

Acne Atacoma Lace-Up Wedges in black and silver

Acne Atacoma Lace-Up Wedgesls
($620, NET-A-PORTER)

Alexa Chung Loves Acne

Alexa Chung wearing black Acne "Atacoma" lace up wedge ankle booties with silver heel

Jeffrey Campbell “Alexis” Lace-Up Platform Wedges

UPDATE (04/15/2013): Just stumbled upon this Acne Atacoma look-a-like by Jeffrey Campbell. Seems like JC reissued their “Alexa” wedge from a few years ago and named it “Alexis”. $139.95 (sale price!) and also available in white leather.

Jeffrey Campbell "Alexis" Lace-Up Platform Wedges in black (Acne Atacoma look-a-likes)

Jeffrey Campbell “Alexis” Lace-Up Platform Wedgespjx
($139.95, Solestruck)

P.S.: Also available at Amazonamazon, Urban Outfitterscj, REVOLVEClothingcj & eBayeBay.

ALDO “Sandidge” Platform Wedge Shoe Boots

UPDATE (05/02/2012): Just wanted to give you all a small update that ALDO has restocked their sought-after “Sandidge” wedge boots. And they’re currently 50% OFF! Yay! Better be fast now because last time these sold out very quickly!

ALDO "Sandidge" Platform Wedge Shoe Boots in black (Acne Atacoma knockoffs)

ALDO “Sandidge” Platform Wedge Shoe Boots
($60, ALDO)

Steve Madden “MARRIANO” Wedges

UPDATE (10/13/2010): Woohoo! Look at this amazing Acne Atacoma look-a-like coming from the King of knockoffs, Mr. Steve Madden. Totally digging these lace-up booties! Use promo code “SMJUL1” to get $15 off orders of $80 or more at Steve Madden including free shipping! Offer valid through 07/31/2013. Some exclusions apply.

Steve Madden "MARRIANO" Wedges in black (Acne Atacoma knockoffs)

Steve Madden “MARRIANO” Wedgesls
($169.95, Steve Madden)

Jeffrey Campbell 99 Lace-Up Wedge Booties

UPDATE (07/28/2010): Here’s Jeffrey Campbell‘s 2nd generation version of the 99 zip wedge which is sold out everywhere by now.

Jeffrey Campbell 99 Lace-Up Wedge Booties in black (Acne Atacoma knockoffs)

Jeffrey Campbell 99 Lace-Up Wedge Bootiespjx
($114.95, Solestruck)

Jeffrey Campbell “Raid” Platform Booties

UPDATE (04/14/2010): Jeffrey Campbell still comes up with variations of Acne’s Atacoma inspired platforms. The newest style is called “Raid”; a sister of their Alexa bootie with a pewter metallic platform. Available in black or white.

Jeffrey Campbell "Raid" Platform Booties in black (Acne Atacoma knockoffs)

Jeffrey Campbell “Raid” Platform Bootiespjx
($159.95, Solestruck)

Jeffrey Campbell “Alexa” Wedge Booties

UPDATE (03/07/2010): Jeffrey Campbell has another Acne Atacoma knockoff called “Alexa” which used to sell at LF, but is now available on eBay only.

Jeffrey Campbell "Alexa" Wedge Booties in black (Acne Atacoma knockoffs)

Jeffrey Campbell “Alexa” Wedge BootieseBay
($90-$335, eBay)

Jeffrey Campbell 99 Zip Wedges

While these wedges by Jeffrey Campbell are not as high as the Atacomas and also don’t have the silver platform, overall they are still a good and affordable alternative.

Jeffrey Campbell "99" Zip Wedges in black (Acne Atacoma knockoffs)

Jeffrey Campbell 99 Zip Wedgespjx
($109.95, Solestruck)

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