Nike shoe speakers challenge our throw-away culture

Posted by on Mar 22, 2011 in Augmenting | No Comments

I’m loving these Nike shoe speakers that challenge our throw-away culture by repurposing old shoes. ”The Havana Club have issued a call for entries into the Inspired Ingenuity competition. The challenge of the competition is to:

take the everyday and turn it into something special

It’s intended to celebrate the culture of repurposing evident in Cuba, and accordingly, the winner of the challenge will earn themselves a trip to Cuba. Given reports of obsolescence oriented consumerism stalling somewhat these kinds of competition are a welcome addition to the design landscape.”

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