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Heeled Humor

High heels adopt a more comical aesthetic as consumers prioritize individuality

Implications - Seeking to highlight individuality, consumers are turning to comical footwear designs for customized appeal. Adding eclectic references to typically sophisticated shoes like heels, consumers are able to divert from mass-produced designs, reflecting the need for more personalized consumer goods.
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6 Featured, 47 Examples:
777,717 Total Clicks
Date Range:
Jun 13 — Sep 14
Trending:
Warm
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Featured Examples

Bubble Gum Pumps
Bubble Gum Pumps
Make a Statement as You Walk with Stuck Chewing Gum Heels
We all know it sucks when you get caught with stuck chewing gum on the bottom of your pretty shoes right? Wrong! According to the ingenious shoe creator Kobi Levi, that’s exactly the look we... MORE
Sultry Sorbet Heels
Sultry Sorbet Heels
These Ice Cream Shoes are a Delicious Treat on a Hot Day
Most people love a cold treat on a hot day, and if you were to wear ice cream shoes, you could enjoy the cone worry free. Fashion superstar Karl Lagerfeld teamed up with the brand Melissa in order... MORE
Crochet Fruit Footwear
Crochet Fruit Footwear
These Knitted High Heels Look Like Various Fruits
If you want to give your shoe collection a bold summer makeover, these crochet fruit shoes are a great way to add a punch of color to your wardrobe. Etsy designer Mayan Levi-Ellentuck upcycled... MORE
Handy High Heels
Handy High Heels
Hands On by Charlotte Olympia is Chic and Creepy
These handy high heels are one part chic, one part creepy and entirely bizarre. Since they were designed by Charlotte Olympia, that should come as no surprise. Known for her outlandish designs and... MORE
Nerdy Notebook Pumps
Nerdy Notebook Pumps
The Kobi Levi Write Heels are Perfect for Someone Who Loves to Write
The Kobi Levi write pumps are a fun pair of shoes that mix class with whimsy. These heels are designed for the lady who isn’t the biggest fan of the digital age and instead wants to go back... MORE
Celebrity-Worthy Footwear
Celebrity-Worthy Footwear
These Hollywood Heels are for the Inner Celebrities in All of Us
The Hollywood wedges by Charlotte Olympia will instantly make you feel like a celebrity wherever you walk, regardless of how far away you are from the Hollywood sign. Although these heels are wedges,... MORE

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