DIY flying shoes in French sneaker advert

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DIY flying shoes in French sneaker advert

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]


8 thoughts on “DIY flying shoes in French sneaker advert

  1. says:

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

  2. jeff-o says:

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

  3. david says:

    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.

    1. Becky Stern says:

      Hm, looks like the rights to the brand were purchased by a frenchman in 2006:

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Becky Stern is a Content Creator at Autodesk/Instructables, and part time faculty at New York’s School of Visual Arts Products of Design grad program. Making and sharing are her two biggest passions, and she's created hundreds of free online DIY tutorials and videos, mostly about technology and its intersection with crafts. Find her @bekathwia on YouTube/Twitter/Instagram.

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