Nov 052008
 

Gwendolyn Huskens is a designer studying at the design academy in Eindhoven, in the department of man and identity. At the recent graduation show, she presented a set of six shoes called ‘Medic Esthetic‘.

gwendolyn huskens collection of medical inspired shoes image © rené van der hulst

gwendolyn huskens collection of medical inspired shoes image © rené van der hulst

Aiming to reveal the taboos associated with physical deformities, her collection of cream and skin-toned footwear for women is made from medical materials and supplies such as plaster bandages, steel and band-aids. The result is a line of functional and oddly stylish shoes… designboom.com.

Stylish and sexy but at the same time sort of creepy.

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