The Unu Slippers by Robert Hankey are a simple DIY project that ultimately increases an individual's sense of ownership, as they require the owner to assemble the slippers themselves
Made from dye-cut recycled leather, the Unu Slippers by Robert Hankey do not require any glue, seams, buttons or zippers. Simply assemble the interlocking tabs around your foot in a span of approximately two minutes and voila! You're good to go!
Implications - Consumers enjoy the act of assembling their own products because they feel it adds intrinsic value to the item. Corporations can satiate this consumer desire simply by offering products which require assembly before use.
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- By: Amanda ChangDec 28, 2010 Updated: Jul 14 2011