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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Inspiration from slip-ons, studio footwear, alternative closures, hardware used on a range of soft goods, 3D printed structures.


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