The use of Flyknit – made from engineered yarns and knitted like a sock – allows the upper to be created as a single piece. Paired with an injected-foam sole, the shoe is 50 per cent lighter than the original leather and rubber version.
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Engage designs & delivers kinetic structure for designer shoe manufacturer’s new Covent Garden retail outlet. Comprising 21 clear acrylic boxes each displaying a single Melissa shoe, the bespoke DMX-controlled kinetic sculpture is the centrepiece of the store’s creatively styled contemporary interior.
The fixture system was designed to be more a collection of furniture, featuring hand crafted brass and timber tables, shelving units with slabs of cement and monolithic plinths combining with leather screens to create multiple merchandising opportunities and a journey for the customer to discover the various ranges within the seasonal collection.