Paper Shoe Pt 3 – Triangles

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We finally figured out how to make the sole of the shoe be strong yet still be flexible with the foot. The answer:


Lots and lots of triangles.

Our plan was to weave them together like this:


Afterwards we could then shape it to be a sole. The structure is very sound and doesn’t need glue so the folded triangles have room to move and be flexible. Once we find a way to bind both ends so that the triangles won’t slip out of place we will have a great structure that is also aesthetically pleasing.

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