Shoes as vehicles

What's that, you want to see a gallery of vehicles made to look like shoes? Well, okay then...

 

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Announcing the Winners of the Footwear Friends Annual Awards 2011

Last night, the Musical Museum in Kew hosted the 5th Footwear Friends Annual Awards, aimed at spotting and rewarding British talent in the Footwear Industry. Here's a list of the winners...

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Footwear & Accessories Diary Dates for 2012

Here’s a list of all your diary dates for 2012…

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Shoes That Create Electricity Whilst You Walk...

Researchers at UW-Madison have created a means of harnessing the energy used whilst walking, which can then be used to power your electronic devices.

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How to tie your shoelaces - a tutorial

We all know how to tie our shoe-laces, right? Wrong. The vast majority of people use the 'weak' method of shoelace tying. Here follows a short video tutorial on the 'correct' way to tie a lace.

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Drapers Footwear Awards 2011

The best UK footwear retailers, brands and students were recognised with a coveted Drapers Footwear Award at the 2011 gala dinner at Park Lane’s Grosvenor House Hotel in London last night, with comedian Alun Cochrane hosting the event. Here’s a full list of all the nominees and winners….

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World's Most Expensive Shoes Go On Display

This is the most expensive pair of shoes in the world - setting fashion lovers back a staggering £140,000.

The design is made entirely from solid gold and more than 2,000 diamonds.

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Cheesy feet are nice to eat...

Fashion student Lisa Dillon from Bath Spa University designed and made the 'Jimmy Cheese' shoes using West Country cheddar.

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Interview with the Archivist from the Shoe Museum in Somerset

On yesterday’s BBC Radio 2 drivetime show, Simon Mayo interviewed the Archivist from the Shoe Museum in Street, Somerset. Here’s a transcript of the interview…

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EU's anti-dumping tariff on China and Vietnam's leather-upper shoes may expire on April 1st

EU's anti-dumping tariff on the leather-upper shoes from Vietnam and China will automatically expire on April 1, 2011 after the zone's domestic industry does not continue their efforts to extend the imposing of above tariff.
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