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SWIFT / sock and shoe assistant


Have you ever tried putting on socks without bending over?

To senior citizens, pregnant women or individuals with back or knee problems, this seemingly simple daily task can become frustrating and painful. Behind the contemporary design of SWIFT, underlies the form enabling users to put on and take off socks/shoes all by themselves in an effortless and swift motion.

SWIFT is designed to balance function, form and emotion. No longer need to hide it from sight and no more awkward moments in front of unexpected visitors. SWIFT is a statement of self-independence and positive living.


Hong Kong Design Institute

Hong Kong Design Institute
Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR China

Yik Ching Lee,
Hong Kong Design Institute