This LF McQueen 'Tribute' Armadillo shoe was designed as a tribute to the late designer. Its high heel, lobster claw-like features definitely resemble the original McQueen shoes. The wedge/clog/platform addition could be a bit much for some fashionistas, but I'm sure Lady Gaga would sport them in a second.
Check out the LF McQueen 'Tribute' Armadillo shoe in the featured gallery and see for yourselves.
Implications - Tributes to popular figures can be an excellent way to not only create buzz surrounding a product, but to help ensure that there is a receptive audience ready to receive it. Businesses looking to make a splash in their particular industry should consider products that tribute industry leaders.