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Turkan Arpaci Shows Us All How to Have 'Street Style'

 - Dec 4, 2009   Updated: Mar 23 2011
References: trekearth & coroflot
This belt designed by Turkan Arpaci features leather and handcuffs. Usually when combined, these two components find their way into the naughty category, but the handcuffed belts simply show us that Arpaci has an amazing sense of style.

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Implications - Incorporating an element of "bad" into everyday designs lets consumers tip-toe on the wild side instead of having to fully "five in." Rebellion and freedom from conformity is at the essence of "cool" in pop culture; however, today's consumer has heard enough cautionary tales to know the consequences. Thus, products such as handcuffed belts exist as somewhat of a "diet bad."