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Play-Doh Booties

The Balenciaga Spring 2010 Shoes are Playfully Colortastic

— April 29, 2010 — Fashion
At one point or another every little fashionista has tried to make the perfect pair of high heels out of Play-Doh but only Balenciaga Spring 2010 shoes are actually produced and manufactured as so. Leave it to creative designer Nicolas Ghesquiere to really think outside of the box for this one.

Called 'Like Play-Doh,' the Balenciaga Spring 2010 shoes are not only unique with their architectural heels, but are crafted with material literally made out of Play-Doh. They feature real compressed Play-Doh that's not only sturdy as leather but waterproof. One thing's clear: you either love them or hate them.
Trend Themes
1. Play-doh Fashion - The use of Play-Doh in fashion shows a potential trend for the incorporation of unexpected materials.
2. Architectural Heels - Architectural heels are gaining popularity and could represent a potential trend in footwear design and architecture.
3. Toy-inspired Fashion - Designed inspired by children’s toys could become a trend as more designers aim to evoke nostalgia and playfulness.
Industry Implications
1. Fashion and Apparel - Fashion and Apparel professionals could look to incorporate Play-Doh and other unusual materials in their upcoming designs.
2. Footwear - The use of architectural heels and unique materials could become a disruptive innovation opportunity for the Footwear industry.
3. Toy Manufacturing - Toy manufacturers could explore partnerships with fashion designers to create clothing and accessories inspired by popular toy brands.
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