Walk in Space

Walk in Space

I’m a forward thinking kinda gal.  I well and truly anticipate my landing on the moon during my life time.  It will happen and when it does, I’d very much like to wear Liam Fahy’s design that won him the Fashion Fringe Shoe competition, bagging him a paid internship with Rupert Sanderson.  The white shiny plastic/patent and the way it is cut up into pieces and overlaps and also the non-clompy wedge makes it the ideal shoe to take my first moon steps.  Yes, I am eliminating any rules of physics in this space-shoe equation.  Me thinks my chances of walking in the shoes as opposed to the moon are slightly bigger so I’ll also happily take pairing the shoes with a pair of skinny ruched black satin trousers, a white boiled wool big shouldered cape top and some Martin Margiela visor sunglasses as a sensible alternative. 

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  1. WendyB

    2008-06-26 at 2:38 PM

    They have a ’60s vibe.

  2. Rosaline

    2008-06-26 at 2:53 PM

    I can’t look at those and not think “Storm Trooper.”
    Not that it’s a bad thing. I enjoy sci-fi.

  3. Liz

    2008-06-26 at 3:18 PM

    I’m sure that I would be the only person in my town to own a pair of these. I would wear these with white jeans.

  4. The Clothes Horse

    2008-06-26 at 3:29 PM

    Those shoes remind me of Star Wars soooo much.

  5. ahhhh 60s space age style….Great!!! Love Rupert Sanderson shoes!!!!

  6. Underwear Queen

    2008-06-26 at 3:55 PM

    How cool are those shoes! I’m not sure how comfy they’d be but hey I’d compromise that..

  7. Sarah

    2008-06-26 at 4:15 PM

    They really make me think of starwars and storm troppers which made me smile.

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    2008-06-26 at 4:47 PM

    there very 60’s space age, i cant say they tickle my fancy!

  9. lady coveted

    2008-06-26 at 5:30 PM

    yep, look out chewie-baca!
    😉
    these are lovely. i know a while back someone somewhere on this planet tried making these exo skeleton type sneakers. it didn’t bode well. maybe in this new century we’re ready.

  10. Pamcasso

    2008-06-26 at 10:49 PM

    I def see stormtrooper too:) Thanks for visiting my blog!

  11. SwanDiamondRose

    2008-06-27 at 4:29 AM

    sensible indeed!

  12. super kawaii mama

    2008-06-27 at 1:40 PM

    Oh these are wonderful, much more stylish that Star Wars to me, more Ghost In The Shell.

  13. Armilda

    2008-06-27 at 1:43 PM

    True! It reminds me so much of Star Wars, but I love the concept. It looks oddly comfortable, but that’s just me.

  14. Anonymous

    2008-06-27 at 8:29 PM

    I see Storm Troopers in drag, not that that isn’t a good thing…
    Or, yeah, GITS – the Major could totally pull off this look.

  15. the launderette

    2008-06-28 at 6:36 AM

    oh. so they remind everyone of storm troopers. haha guess i’m not orginial there. and i also agree with everyone that the storm troopers association isn’t a bad thing. they’re geek chic at it’s most original.

  16. Flatbrokefab Ashleigh

    2008-06-28 at 7:32 AM

    They look really comfy!! I’d wear them with thick black tights and a REALLY volumous black dress, or something silver!!
    x
    http://www.flatbrokefabulous.blogspot.com

  17. Imelda Matt

    2008-06-29 at 1:42 AM

    I’m so happy for him…he’s an amazing talent. I saw this boot in sketch form months ago and I’m blow away at how brilliant he’s executed it.

  18. enc

    2008-06-29 at 4:14 AM

    Your Space outfit sounds perfect. I can’t believe how much I love those shoes.

  19. a dreamer

    2008-06-30 at 2:29 AM

    that shoe reminds me of the japanese toyota robot that plays the trumpet. haha

  20. airjordan

    2009-06-24 at 4:19 AM

    there very 60’s space age, fantastic.

  21. donna

    2009-07-09 at 8:25 AM

    good for you, just do it.

  22. lina

    2009-07-09 at 8:27 AM

    beautiful shoe, like the purity and its color

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    2009-08-10 at 3:09 AM

    love the shoes, thanks!

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    2009-09-09 at 2:00 AM

    I know a while back someone somewhere on this planet tried making these exo skeleton type sneakers. it didn’t bode well.

  25. Kids Virtual World

    2009-09-22 at 7:07 PM

    You’re right, those shoes are out of this world!

  26. Katrina

    2010-02-22 at 6:59 PM

    Nice stuff

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    2010-05-31 at 2:55 AM

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    2010-10-15 at 10:16 AM

    nice shoe, mostly the colors, white and black

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    2010-11-25 at 10:43 PM

    This shoe is like that of Star Wars and Star Trek movies. The futuristic design is very eye catching. I think this would be a good market.

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    2010-12-19 at 1:01 AM

    So cooool! The shoe here is like a Starwars! I never imagined that those props could be in real world. Darn, in public too. I got to grab this!

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    2011-01-15 at 9:44 PM

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    Those shoes remind me of Star Wars soooo much.

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    2011-04-26 at 7:01 PM

    Denne sko er som Star Wars og Star Trek film. Det futuristiske design er meget i√∏jnefaldende.

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    2011-07-02 at 9:49 AM

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  39. Camarad

    2011-08-12 at 8:56 AM

    What remarkable post! i know a while back someone somewhere on this planet tried making these exo skeleton type sneakers. it didn’t bode well. maybe in this new century we’re ready.

  40. Computer Forensics Salary

    2012-01-24 at 1:04 PM

    Seems as if I remember my sister having shoes like those back in 1997.

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    2012-03-15 at 8:44 PM

    That’s the perfect insight in a thread like this.i like this shoes

  42. sweets

    2012-03-15 at 8:45 PM

    i also like it do you know where to buy it?

  43. Jinny

    2012-04-13 at 8:25 AM

    It looks modernized.CAn you tell me where to buy this?

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    2012-12-20 at 4:34 AM

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  45. Des

    2013-06-18 at 2:13 AM

    Wow! Where can I buy those?! My boyfriend would go nuts if I showed up to a date wearing shoes like that!

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