Posts in February 2011

Steampunk shoes

Steampunk shoes

Shoe designer and artist René van den Berg created these futuristic-looking shoes out of aluminum foil among other materials. They feel like the same vibe as the robot shoes and the geisha shoes we saw earlier this year.   Photos from Virtual Shoe Museum and... [+]

Dinosaur Footprint

Dinosaur Footprint

Worried about how you’re leaving your footprint on this planet? Shoe designer Jan Taminiau has presented his view for Amsterdam Fashion Week 2011. His Irradiance collection shoes high heels with what looks like a dinosaur foot as a sole.   Photos from NHM Illustrations and... [+]

Less than a shoe

Less than a shoe

What makes a shoe a shoe? According to architect-turned-shoe-designer Julian Hakes, not a lot. You just need a couple of supports on the front and the back and you’re set. Photos from Dezeen

Franken-Kobe

Franken-Kobe

Frankenstein shoes meet the NBA. Here are the Adidas Kobe II. They also made a tribute shoe to 9/11 with the American flag. Photos from Kicks on Fire, Soriso Clothing, and All the Hot Kicks

Creamsicle, not so tasty

Creamsicle, not so tasty

Nike KD II Creamsicle inspired by Kevin Durant for the Oklahoma City Thunder NBA basketball team. The day they debuted these shoes in 2010 they lost the game. Better luck next time! Photos from Kings Rowe, All the hot kicks, and Nice Kicks

Heart-stepping

Heart-stepping

Giving real meaning to the phrase: “Love hurts”, here are these platform heels by Karo shoes. Love is in the wedge! Photos from Trend d’la créme

Buy these shoes not will I

Buy these shoes not will I

Here’s something for hardcore Star Wars fans. These patent leather peep-toe pumps by Joey O. feature artwork from the 3 original movies. Photos from Etsy

Mohawk down below

Mohawk down below

Too bold to wear a mohawk on your head? Try on your feet. Behold the suede mohawk pump by Yves Saint Laurent. These shoes have a goat hair fringe trim inspired by the 70s. They used to be at $935, and are now at $654.50.... [+]

Sucker Punch Shoe

Sucker Punch Shoe

They put an awesome performance at the Super Bowl halftime. Their music is loved by almost everyone. So you would think they would have better taste in shoes. I present to you the Black Eyed Peas Screaming Monkey Shoe. Photos from Zazzle