X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Visit the New Technabob Shop!Get Technabob Daily: Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
subscribe to our rss feedsubscribe via e-mailfollow technabob on twittertechnabob facebook fan pageGoogle+follow us in feedly
Follow Us:

Mojito Heels: Don’t Drink and Design!

by Hazel Chua

I’ve seen a lot of weird shoes in the past few years. Remember the Scary/Beautiful shoes that looked more scary than beautiful, and the pimp shoes with fish tanks in them? But I think none are quite as strange or interesting as Julian Hakes’ Mojito heels.

Mojito Shoe1Hakes’ design went viral back in 2009 when he posted a concept that garnered widespread attention. His design explored the idea of how a shoe would look like if it were thought of as a bridge was certainly strange, but as you very well know, strange is ‘in’ and considered all sorts of awesome these days.

Models wrote asking for his shoes, blogs covered his design, and almost everyone was wondering the same thing: could it be turned into a reality? The answer is yes, and it has been a reality, for a couple of years now.

mojito_shoes

The design looks extremely uncomfortable, but then again, looks can be deceiving. A variety of colors are available for purchase online, with each pair costing between £125 – £175 (~$201 to $283 USD).

[via OhGizmo!]




Comments are closed for posts older than 90 days.

Recent Posts

Circuit Board Masking Tape: For Gift Cards in SLI

Circuit Board Masking Tape: For Gift Cards in SLI

Star Wars 3D Holodisplay Needs No 3D Glasses

Star Wars 3D Holodisplay Needs No 3D Glasses

Star Kart Mixes Mario Kart and Star Wars

Star Kart Mixes Mario Kart and Star Wars

Duck Hunt Zapped to Virtual Reality: Where\

Duck Hunt Zapped to Virtual Reality: Where's Your Screen Cheat Now?

Deal: Save 51% on the MOS Cable Organizer

Deal: Save 51% on the MOS Cable Organizer

More from Awesomer Media...

The Awesomer Logo MightyMega Logo 95octane Logo
Win Prizes in the Technabob Shop
discussion by