dsquared2 skeletal stilettos
dsquared2 skeletal stilettos dsquared2 skeletal stilettos
jun 17, 2010

dsquared2 skeletal stilettos

image: tommy ton

perhaps stealing a page from the hoof shoe craze, dsquared designed this series of skeletal stilettos for their fall/winter 2010 collection. the series features a variety of high heeled boots and shoes that feature heels that look like they are made from spinal columns. the shoes are mostly plain with lace-up side details on some, straps and simple leather patterns on others. these simple details are contrasted by the organic formed spines on the heels. the shoes will go on sale this august online through select retailers.


image: dsquared2

image: dsquared2

image: dsquared2

image: dsquared2

  • Fugly

    Karl L. says:
  • for the ones that need to be reminded they f/// up their spine when wearing heels

    anony mouse says:
  • I like the black one !!

    Bull says:
  • I want to see bones in the body of the shoes

    Dan says:
  • horrible…

    iva says:
  • This is symbolic of how you are sacrificing your spinal and skeletal health when you wear high heels!

    Jahdevi says:
  • shoe shop, next stop, orthopeadic surgeon

    bharat says:
  • all I can say about that is ALEXANDER McQUEEN SS2010.

    Thais says:
  • While I am a fan of design boom, sometimes it’s absolutely design’bust’- it seems like everything old is new again, for one thing. When I was a young hippie, we used to boil up a few cheap chickens for dinner, and then strip down the skeleton and pick the meat out of the neck bones to make jewellry. (ok I still love D2!!)
    Now I see someone has taken re-bar and curved an end and made a series of coat hangers- for 5 years now, my neighbour has his house numbers welded in re-bar and stuck to huge boulder (did it himself): we have all been using re-bar for ages- it’s cheap, strong, interesting to look at. I saw a hair dresser on TV saying he “wrapped her hair in a new plastic textile and tied it off” to create her hair do- sort of like my granny putting rags in her hair?….
    and when I see a screen made of ‘tulip tree veneer’ , painted black and white and glossed, I think..”Did it absolutely have to made out of tulip tree?” who can tell? And then of course, surprise! dragonflies, paperclips, skulls, gears…steampunk, anyone? In fact, steampunk is one of the brightest and most interesting movements going, fusing crafstmanship, sharing of ideas, industrial revolution, art, and technology. Wake up, whoever is paying through the nose for someone else to do what you can think up in half a day if you just look around and think fearlessly.
    And kudos to the real designers, who come up with concepts that blow me out of the water, and in turn inspire all of us.

    pasha says:
  • When there’s no more creativity, excentricity comes on…. That’s the most dsquared 2 uses for their creations!

    isolde/iml says:
  • No creativity at all. Desperate to find what can they sell to make money. Horrible and lack of good taste.

    Rosa says:
  • We know what will be in the next Lady Gaga music video…

    AA says:
  • I like it. designers like that dont get too much money they have fun 🙂

    me says:
  • Mc Queen…?

    will says:

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