Outrageous Shoe Designs


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Straps, rubber soles, white shoelaces - all words that come to mind when thinking about shoes. But how about dog-faces, bananas, and tongues?

Kobi Levi a young Israeli designer creates humorous depictions of real-life objects or people, in the form of a shoe.

His creations based on banana skins, slingshots, chewing gum, and even rocking chairs are what he dubs as wearable sculpture. The freelance designer believes that unlike clothes that exist only when being worn, shoes should be 'alive' whether they are on or off the feet.

Mr. Levi constructs his shoes out of leather, metal, and even wood. However, he insists they can also be worn. He usually creates one to fit his own shoe size because he is curious of how they feel on the feet.

His innovative way of making art come alive is similar to that of the late Alexander McQueen. Mr. McQueen was famous for his "armadillo" shoe, as well as, many other unusual heel shapes.

Lady Gaga, known for her eccentric sense of style, wore McQueen's armadillo heels in one of her music videos last year. But if you think the lobster-claw shape is terrifying, prepare to be even more shocked. Gaga has also been seen defying gravity in shoes with no heel at all - And, she performed wearing them!

Designers create art with so much sole...but, would YOU dare to wear a pair of banana slip-ons, heel-less sneakers, or gum stilettos? To check out some more of Kobe Levi's outrageous fashions go to kobilevidesign.blogspot.com.


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  • gold3nglare
    gold3nglareThursday, November 19, 2020 at 9:19 am
    Honestly, who would by those.
    • eidas
      eidasMonday, May 18, 2020 at 11:05 am
      I would wear the brown dog one's!
      • glowinq_stxrs
        glowinq_stxrsMonday, May 18, 2020 at 10:02 am
        Those shoes look... funky to me..
        • searchlight
          searchlightMonday, May 18, 2020 at 8:26 am
          WOW that is cool but the shoes are interesting (in a good way!)
          • lolipoperz
            lolipoperzMonday, May 18, 2020 at 6:07 am
            Dude these are so ugly
            • animereina2021
              animereina2021Friday, May 15, 2020 at 8:42 am
              Lol! I think I will wear the banana ones!😂
              • animereina2021
                animereina2021Friday, May 15, 2020 at 8:39 am
                I heard that Lady Gaga once wore RAW MEAT as a dress! I found this in one of " Riply's Believe it or Not " books, and they say everything is true in their books!🙀😱 Like if you LOVE these books👍
                • lolipoperz
                  lolipoperzMonday, May 18, 2020 at 6:06 am
                  Lol I read them too!😯
                  • animereina2021
                    animereina2021Monday, May 18, 2020 at 8:11 pm
                    They are all really interesting!
                • scarletSunday, August 11, 2019 at 2:57 pm
                  wow i want the banana ones!
                  • looop
                    looopTuesday, May 29, 2018 at 8:58 am
                    why, why would i wear these
                    • hTuesday, January 9, 2018 at 10:02 am
                      I like banana shoes
                      • glowinq_stxrs
                        glowinq_stxrsMonday, May 18, 2020 at 10:09 am
                        No offense but banana shoes look weird in my opinion