New York Magazine reports that ‘shoe freaks’ have been calling Alexander McQueen’s offices, asking to purchase the ‘alien’ shoes he debuted on his Spring 2010 runway:

Alexander McQueen Alien Shoes

Though most eager stylistas are interested in the shoes as works of art, the article surmises that some would actually wear these clunkers as an accent to a cocktail a la Daphne Guinness:

Daphne Guinness Alexander McQueen Alien Shoes

After my bunion surgery, I have had a slight aversion to heels of any kind, but will make exceptions for practical pumps or the errant pair of L.A.M.B platforms.

But these just look painful.

Alexander McQueen Spring 2010 Fashion Show

Where do your toes go? Aren’t they heavy? And isn’t just the thought of tripping and breaking your leg enough to dissuade these diehard shoe lovers?

What do you think? Would you rock these?

Something tells me we’ll be seeing McQueen fiend Rihanna tottering in these tres soon…

Photos : Style.com