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Holed beach slippers / slippers

Holed beach slippers
Holed beach slippers

iF concept design award 2014

iF concept design award 2014

When you walk on the beach in sandals or open shoes, you inevitably get sand in your shoes and this causes discomfort. These holed beach slippers are designed with small holes in the soles. When you walk along a beach in these sandals, the holes let the sand escape, which makes your walking more comfortable.

"This is a typical leisure product design, which is appropriate for seaside and beach environment, such as sea rock, cement road, and sand beach. The design is the example which perfects and supplements product’s function. The only insufficient point is that the designer should consider and require the product material and the strength of material."
Jury Statement
II am honored to have won the iF concept 2014. I hope this concept can be made into an actual product in the future and help everyone to walk more comfortably on the beach.
Winner Statement
University

National Taiwan University of Science and Technology

National Taiwan University of Science and Technology
Taipei, Taiwan

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Design

National Taiwan University of Science and Technology

National Taiwan University of Science and Technology
Taipei, Taiwan

Hao-Siang Min

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Design

National Taiwan Normal University (NTNU)

National Taiwan Normal University
Taipei, Taiwan

Cheng-Ta Chiang

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