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Photos: Ben Curtis

These whimsical toy animals are the work of the Ocean Sole flip-flop recycling company in Nairobi. The toys they make are created from old flip-flops and other debris that has washed up on the beaches in Kenya.

Andrew Salomone

Andrew Salomone

Artist, writer, and teacher who makes work about popular culture, technology, and traditional craft processes.
http://www.andrewsalomone.com


  • https://www.facebook.com/marta.schneider.92 Marta Schneider

    Congratulations to all!!!!! WELL DONE!!!! MAGNIFICENT! THE RESCUE, THE FINAL TOYS: ALL BEAUTIFUL!

  • Sally Raschick

    WONDERFUL! Adopted one of your elephants while in Nairobi–wish I’d been able to “rescue” more. Keep up the good work!

  • rayven

    Great idea its AWESOME for children THANKS FOR THE INFO POST MORE PLPLXXZZ!!