shoes http://design.org/tags/shoes en Puma City: A Traveling Modular Store from Shipping Containers http://design.org/blog/puma-city-traveling-modular-store-shipping-containers <p><a href="http://www.lot-ek.com/" target="LOT-EK">LOT-EK</a>, a mindful and artistic <a href="http://design.org/architecture" target="architecture">architecture</a> firm in New York, used 24 refurbished shipping containers to create Puma City. The 11,000-square-foot moveable retail and event space that has travelled around the world via the established cargo shipping network. </p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="488" title="Design, PumaCity, Architecture" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/18/pumacity_01.jpg?1321650650" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="488" title="Design, PumaCity, Architecture" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/18/pumacity_09.jpg?1321650732" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="487" title="Design, PumaCity, Architecture" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/18/pumacity_02.jpg?1321650733" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="488" title="Design, PumaCity, Architecture" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/18/pumacity_05.jpg?1321650733" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="487" title="Design, PumaCity, Architecture" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/18/pumacity_04.jpg?1321650733" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="480" title="Design, PumaCity, Architecture" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/18/pumacity_06.jpg?1321650734" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="411" title="Design, PumaCity, Architecture" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/18/pumacity_08.jpg?1321650734" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="483" title="Design, PumaCity, Architecture" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/18/pumacity_03.jpg?1321650733" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="484" title="Design, PumaCity, Architecture" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/18/pumacity_07.jpg?1321650734" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/puma-city-traveling-modular-store-shipping-containers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/puma-city-traveling-modular-store-shipping-containers#comments architecture design newyork recycle shoes store sustainability Fri, 18 Nov 2011 21:09:54 +0000 jessicapatterson 3859 at http://design.org Back 4 the Future: The Most Famous Shoe Never Made http://design.org/blog/back-4-future-most-famous-shoe-never-made <p>Great Scott! Nike has released a limited edition shoe based on the original movie prop used in Back to the Future Part II. One Thousand Five-Hundred Nike MAGs, made famous by Michael J. Fox's Hoverboarding character Marty McFly, are being auctioned off <a href="http://nikemag.ebay.com/" target="on eBay">on eBay</a> with proceeds appropriately going to the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research.</p> <p>It was an ordinary evening at Lone Pine Mall. All Kevin Durant wanted was a new pair of shoes. Then the space-time continuum showed up...</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="413" title="Design, nike, mag" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/09/12/nike_mag_06.jpg?1315845118" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/back-4-future-most-famous-shoe-never-made" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/back-4-future-most-famous-shoe-never-made#comments charity design fashion Movie shoes video Mon, 12 Sep 2011 04:29:27 +0000 wardandrews 3312 at http://design.org Lego-Inspired Interchangeable Shoes for Men: Urshuz http://design.org/blog/lego-inspired-interchangeable-shoes-men-urshuz <p>Grant Delgatty has been in the shoe design industry for about 16 years. He noticed that shoe companies spend vast amounts of time and money deciding what styles and colors customers will want each year. He thought that the customer should have the ability to participate in the creative process and choose what they want instead of being told.</p> <p><img class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" title="Design, urshuz, shoes" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/09/06/urshuz_03.jpg" alt="Design, urshuz, shoes" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="489" title="Design, urshuz, shoes" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/09/06/urshuz_01.jpg?1315343166" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/lego-inspired-interchangeable-shoes-men-urshuz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/lego-inspired-interchangeable-shoes-men-urshuz#comments Accessories design diy fashion industrial shoes Tue, 06 Sep 2011 20:43:20 +0000 jessicapatterson 3302 at http://design.org Kickstarter Kicks: Footwear Design Start-Ups http://design.org/blog/kickstarter-kicks-footwear-design-start-ups <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/04/29/tagem_1.jpg" alt="Design, tagem, footwear" title="Design, tagem, footwear" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <p>Daniel Keating of <a href="http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/2037265184/footwear-that-allows-you-to-customize-your-feet" target="TagEm">TagEm</a> footwear, a startup footwear design company in London, wrote over to share the project and <a href="http://www.kickstarter.com/" target="Kickstarter">Kickstarter</a> initiative.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="463" title="Design, tagem, footwear" alt="Design, tagem, footwear" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/04/29/tagem_1.jpg?1304142076" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/kickstarter-kicks-footwear-design-start-ups" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/kickstarter-kicks-footwear-design-start-ups#comments design fashion london shoes startup video Sat, 30 Apr 2011 05:50:28 +0000 jessicapatterson 2815 at http://design.org Do it Yourself: Shoe Design http://design.org/blog/do-it-yourself-shoe-design <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2010/10/06/shoes_1_0.jpg" alt="Design" title="" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /><a href="http://www.shoesofprey.com/">Shoes of Prey</a> is an Australian company founded by friends <a href="http://www.shoesofprey.com/content/team.html">Michael, Jodie and Mike</a>. They took Jodie's passion for bespoke shoes and turned it into a marketable business by making customizable footwear attainable through their online shop.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="625" height="350" alt="Design" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2010/10/06/shoes_1_0.jpg?1286406448" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/do-it-yourself-shoe-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/do-it-yourself-shoe-design#comments Accessories fashion shoes Sat, 09 Oct 2010 05:24:41 +0000 jessicapatterson 2329 at http://design.org