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French brand Faiyue is advertising their shoes with this stylized video portraying a make-your-own flying shoes kit. Expect cameos from hobby glue, an oscilloscope, and more. It portrays making as very hip, in a music video kind of way. [via Fashioning Technology]

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Becky Stern

Becky Stern

Becky Stern (sternlab.org is a DIY guru and director of wearable electronics at Adafruit. She publishes a new project video every week and hosts a live show on YouTube. Formerly Becky was Senior Video Producer for MAKE. Becky lives in Brooklyn, NY and belongs to art groups Free Art & Technology (“release early, often, and with rap music”) and Madagascar Institute (“fear is never boring”).


  • vrandy.myopenid.com

    Hah. If it was that easy, I’d never touch the ground again!

  • jeff-o

    Nice! I ordered two pairs! I can’t wait to see the looks on my co-worker’s faces.

  • david

    I’m just back from Shanghai, and I feel a little bit confused about this post. Feiyue is a Chinese brand, Beckys links in her post to a french copycat firm selling the same shoes twice the price they really worth. Not very ethical in my opinion. BTW, vid’s great.