June 24, 2020 Monika Thakur

Japanese brand MAGARIMONO has created stunning 3D printed shoes that are inspired by four types of clouds and feature different cushioning structure. What makes these kicks interesting is that they draw cue from the creative strangeness cut from formal resolution. With the increasing popularity of digital modeling and 3D printing, designers often come up with novel designs. Furthermore, elaborate on the shapes that they give designers endless possibilities to embrace aesthetic and functional capabilities in a particular object. Keeping in mind the similar combination of practicality and elegance, the Japanese brand has created these exquisite 3D printed shoes. What makes…

June 22, 2020 Monika Thakur

Fresh Pawz, the official streetwear brand for dogs, has unveiled its first-ever sneakers for dogs. Dubbed Beluga 544, the adidas Yeezy-inspired dog shoes are designed to protect the paws of your adorable pooch from harmful surfaces and hot pathways during summer months. Although these are not the official Yeezy for pooches, they’re likely to add a unique style to your dog’s personality. Moreover, the pair is pretty detailed with bright orange tags, which reads “SPLY 544” – the reference number of original adidas Yeezy with similar detailing. Besides being one of the most stylish dog accessories for your furry friend,…

May 22, 2020 Monika Thakur

Image: Step In Sock You might have come across a disposable shoe cover machine that dispenses cover for your shoes to walk indoors in order to keep the floor clean. But instead of manually wearing shoe cover every time you have to walk around your house with shoes, you must consider Step in Sock – automatic shoe cover that automatically clings over your kicks just by stepping on them. What makes these shoes cover different is that these are completely reusable and don’t require a huge machine that occupies extra space in your house. Once you…

October 19, 2012 Bharat

The most meaningful technological innovations are those that go beyond proving to be descent accessories or fancy gadgets. They are the once that help those in need and even if they can change a few lives for the better, then the purpose of the technological breakthrough is served. Currently being developed by Ducere Technologies and pioneered by Anirudh Sharma, an information technology engineer from India, the ‘Le Chal’ shoes are one of those that could significantly alter and improve the quality of life for the visually challenged. Translating to ‘Take along’, the shoes are a smart combination of the modern…

July 19, 2012 Bharat

All of us have seen those old 70s and 80s spy flicks and ‘Bond’ classics where some very valuable secret information on a piece of paper is carried in the heel of the boots. Just swivel the heel and the tiny little secret compartment is revealed. With the way woman’s fashion and the height of heels is headed these days, you bet one can carry a lot more in the heel of a shoe. And that is precisely what the crazily creative folk at Bellona Fashions have come up with. The Double Agent shoe may not make you one of…

July 18, 2012 Bharat

We are all smartphone addicts in some way or the other but our excessive use of phones often makes those around us really pissed. Risk sending an email during a family dinner and your spouse is displeased, try sending a text in a meeting and your boss is almost ready to kill you – but all this is set to change with ShoeSense – a smart motion sensor for your shoes that detects hand gestures to let you operate your smartphone secretly. (more…)

June 26, 2012 Gaurav Sood

These slippers that can be constructed by the user themselves give us a new interesting way of creating footwear. Idea and the final product designed is from French design graduate Gaspard Tine-Beres (Royal College of Art, London) who gives us as the users new way of putting together felt shoes in a jiffy using just shoelaces. Called as the Lasso Shoes, they are made from single piece of natural wool die cut from 5 mm sheets and as a buyer you’ll get them flat-packed after which you can assemble them with laces supplied in color of choice. (more…)

June 22, 2012 Gaurav Sood

Combining amazing design aesthetics and latest in motion sensing technology these cool looking sneakers can teach you how to tap your feet so that the world notices you. Designed by Industrial Designer Tom Sykes as part of his Final Year Project at Loughborough University Design School, he named them as GroundWave Shadow Trainer. Working in harmony with app specifically made to track the wearer’s feet movement courtesy accelerometer and sensors embedded in the shoe, GroundWave Shadow Trainer keeps you motivated to perfect those moves with video game like curiosity to keep going on till perfection is achieved. (more…)

June 20, 2012 Gaurav Sood

These cool looking Adidas Shackle sneakers have been pulled off the market after rising controversy that deems them as a disgrace to slavery and racist portraying product. Couple of days ago since they were launched, it has not been a minute since people have stopped talking about them in a positive way and mostly have encountered negative response. These purple suede shoes are designed by Adidas Originals in collaboration with fashion designing icon Jeremy Scott that feature the controversial orange plastic leg cuff shackles. (more…)