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
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop!Get Technabob Daily: Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
Follow Us:
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob

3D-Printed Wedges Have an iPhone Case on Their Heels

by Hazel Chua
Advertisement

3D printing is changing how people make and build things these days. From printed guns to gowns, the sky’s the limit when it comes to 3D printing. This, you can clearly see, with the shoes that Alan Nguyen of Freedom of Creation has come up with using 3D printing technology.

3D-printed designer shoe

The iPhone Mashup Shoe features an overlapping strap with an intricate heel that has its very own iPhone case. You can slip your smartphone snugly into the case so you can carry it with you wherever you’re headed in the most unconventional way possible. Each shoe comes with its own iPhone case, so you can carry up to two phones at a time.

3D-printed designer shoe1

While they look kind of cool, it’s not a very sensible design, since your phone will probably be worse for wear after a short while. But while the wedges won’t be so gentle on your iPhone, at least they’ll be kind to your feet.

3D-printed designer shoe2

The iPhone Mashup Shoe was exhibited last year at Milan Design Week and Maison et Objet Paris.

Nguyen explained: “They actually work. I heard they’re pretty comfortable but I haven’t tried them myself.”

[via C|NET]

Deals in The Technabob Shop



Advertisement

More from Awesomer Media...

Ron Howard to Take over Han Solo Movie

Ron Howard to Take over Han Solo Movie

Mezco One:12 Collective X-Men Deadpool Action Figure

Mezco One:12 Collective X-Men Deadpool Action Figure

Goodbye Christopher Robin (Trailer)

Goodbye Christopher Robin (Trailer)

Stephen King’s Stranger Love Songs

Stephen King’s Stranger Love Songs

Hennessey Venom F5 Aims for 300 mph

Hennessey Venom F5 Aims for 300 mph

Workhorse SureFly is the Flying Transport of Your Dreams

Workhorse SureFly is the Flying Transport of Your Dreams