#FunFactFridayFashionEdition 005 – Shoes from Tyres!?!

The first pair of Doc Martens were created from old tyres.

#FunFactFridayFashionEdition 005

Yes this might have been 70 years ago but recently, my hubby and I were traveling in Peru and tires are still used today to make shoes for a community on the island of Tequile (an island in Lake Titicaca).  Who knew?! I wonder what the next car part that will be turned into a fashion statement!

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(Google images)

Until Next Time – Claire

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