New Balance Slip-Ons   

Objective: Design two styles of slip-on for men and women. Include a 3D printed component and alternative closure systems. New Balance intern project, winter 2015/16.  


inspiration

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Form inspiration from slip-ons, studio footwear, alternative closures, hardware used on soft goods, 3D printed structures.

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CMF inspiration from trending patterns, textures, colors & materials.


ideation

sketches

sketches


designs


orthographics

 
 
 

materials

left: laces on the leisure slip-on are pulled through a cordlock-inspired piece to tighten.      right: webbing on the sport slip-on is pulled through a fastener inspired by backpack hardware.

left: laces on the leisure slip-on are pulled through a cordlock-inspired piece to tighten.

right: webbing on the sport slip-on is pulled through a fastener inspired by backpack hardware.


material executions 


colors

 
 
 

3D models / in context

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