Facebook and Twitter Shoes?


Would you wear a pair of Facebook or Twitter shoes?

Well Scottish designer Gerry Mckay has the perfect footwear to ring in 2011: Adidas trainers touting social network affiliations.

Working independently in Glasgow, Mckay dreamed up concept designs for Adidas Facebook and Adidas Twitter shoes, both keying off the brand’s iconic Superstar design, now nearly 40 years old.

“Facebook as a brand is increasing on the rise,” Mckay writes. But with half a billion members it’s hardly a mark that makes a personal statement.

It will be very interesting to see if and when these shoes/sneaks make it to retail outlets.