kobi levi: shoes
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oct 04, 2010

kobi levi: shoes

‘chewing gum’ by  kobi levi, 2009 (leather)designer kobi levi specializes in designing unusual footwear that blurs the line between fashion and art. levi graduated from bezalel academy of art & design, jerusalem and has worked as a freelance designer since. he describes his personal shoe creations as ‘artistic footwear’ making each pair in his studio by hand. ‘the shoe is my canvas. the trigger to create a new piece comes when an idea, a concept and/or an image comes to mind. the combination of the image and footwear creates a new hybrid and the design/concept comes to life. the piece is a wearable sculpture.’


‘blow’ by  kobi levi, 2010 (leather)

‘miao by  kobi levi, 2010 (leather)

‘tongue’ by  kobi levi, 2005 (leather)

‘dog’ by  kobi levi, 2010 (leather)

‘sling-shot’ by  kobi levi, 2010 (leather and wood) ‘xxx pump’ by  kobi levi, 2010 (leather)

‘tulip’ by  kobi levi, 2003 (leather and textile)

‘rocking chair’ by  kobi levi, 2003 (leather and cork)

‘androgyne’ by kobi levi, 2002 (leather)

‘double boots’ by kobi levi, 2000 (leather)‘market trolley’ by kobi levi, 1998 (textile and rubber)

  • I can see Vivienne Westwood loving these 🙂 As do I.

    eliaL says:
  • These are amazing. What an eye (and mind). I laughed when I saw the gum heal. Brilliant.
    Congratulations. Thanks.

    rcvs1 says:
  • Dope!

    Rosso says:
  • I think I have just developed a foot fetish!

    roem says:
  • de la cabeza esta el tipo este! genial

    celin says:
  • the ‘chewing gum’ showes- itws from vodka absolut

    reie says:
  • WOW these are amazing!!!

    deeraspberry says:
  • This guy has to be slightly retarded. Who is he designing these for? Tacky Shibuya girls? The only thing I give him credit for is that gum heel. He should have sold the idea to Alexander McQueen and worked out a commission rate per shoe sold.

    Johnson says:
  • errr alexander mcqueen is dead.
    whos the retard again?

    retard spotter says:
  • I just wanted to say that I love the shoes… very creative. And, that retard spotter made me giggle with his comment and name.

    LeFif says:
  • Amazing luv them

    R.Puccini says:
  • Where can I buy the Miao shoes?!

    Beth says:
  • Second Beth’s question! The Cheezburger-cat guy will have to post these not only on his wild shoe site, but also on his “Must Have Cute” (shopping links) site!!!

    [url=http://shoes.icanhascheezburger.com/2010/10/08/crazy-shoe-photos-my-dogs-are-barking]Amazing kitty shoes[/url]


    [url=http://stuff.icanhascheezburger.com]Must Have Cute[/url]

    Sheilagh says:
  • I think you can sell many, many, MANY pairs of the Miao shoes if you want to. I don’t ever wear heels, but I want a pair of those!

    Talonvaki says:
  • I want those xxxshoes. People would look and not realize why they were so entranced by your feet… until it kicked in inside their subconscious.

    Brittney says:
  • Kobi I hope you read this – you are so creative! I love your shoes and I’m really happy you are doing so well. Hadas (meshulash yiyks)

    Hadas says:
  • sorry you stepped in gum… psych. could be better on [url=http://www.seriouslysorry.com] SRSLY SORRY [/url]

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    shoes says:
  • Absolutey awful.What a waste of time and material.

    jon says:
  • designs to be designed like kobi levi out standing great lovely no words to describe it

    sween says:

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