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Decorative No-Heel Sandals

Irregular Choice's Tall Tail Sandals Lack a Crucial Design Element

— July 1, 2015 — Fashion
A statement shoe made for a fun-filled summer, the Irregular Choice Tall Tail sandals are beyond funky. These heavily embellished sandals feature jewels, gems, sparkle and more.

Constructed out of man-made materials, these sandals are hand decorated and require great care when being worn. Though these summer-friendly pieces of footwear lack an actual heel, the intricate design provides enough of a distraction from its obvious absence. In place of a heel, the Tall Tail sandals feature a dramatically decorated 7-inch platform.

With every detail applied by hand, the platforms feature a glittering unicorn motif, magic castle embroidery and twinkling gems. In addition to its whimsical design, these sandals feature an adjustable ankle strap and bow embellishment on the toe.
Trend Themes
1. Statement Footwear - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Develop unique and heavily embellished shoes that make a bold fashion statement.
2. Handcrafted Decoration - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Create hand-decorated footwear that requires great care and attention, appealing to those who value intricate designs.
3. Decorated Platforms - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Design sandals with dramatically decorated platforms as a creative alternative to traditional heels.
Industry Implications
1. Fashion - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Incorporate unconventional elements into mainstream fashion, such as decorative no-heel sandals.
2. Artisanal Goods - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Tap into the market for handcrafted products by offering meticulously decorated footwea.
3. Footwear - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Explore alternative designs for footwear that defy traditional norms, like the heavily embellished and platform-based Tall Tail sandals.
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