Talk about taking nude shoes to a whole new level.
These crazy Fecal Matter shoes — which are taking the internet by storm — look like they’re made of real human flesh.
Called “the skin heel,” the $10,000 shoes are thigh-high boots that blend into the wearer’s legs, making it look as though a person is walking barefoot. Featuring an insane sky-high heel, the shoes create an appearance of a mutated foot straight from a sci-fi movie.
The only unrealistic feature of the heel is a clear base at the toe, which is there to ensure that wearers can actually walk in the shoes.
The duo behind the Montreal-based label, Hannah Rose Dalton and Steven Raj Bhaskaran, first edited an image to achieve this eerie effect. Then they decided to make a wearable pair of shoes based on the design.
While only boot versions of the wild shoes are available for now, the brand has plans to expand into other footwear — such as pumps — which would come at a lower price point. The $10,000 tag on the boots is due to the customization required. The shoes need to be specially fitted to the wearer’s body.
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It’s safe to say that the surreal shoes are reflective of other products offered by Fecal Matter, which also sells chain-adorned chokers and blood-splattered thigh-highs on its Depop.com shop.
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