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Infinite Shoes Nike

Bring futuristic design, new possibilities in lifestyle, comfort, and expanding horizons on a new sustainable and collective trend

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Not only a Futuristic shoe, but a shoe designed to facilitate the contemporary and active life of those who have attitude, style, and is accustomed to a busy lifestyle and who also loves comfort and alternative ways.

Integrating, through design thinking, gestalt, the combination of 3 layers of elastane textiles, with tough textiles, and elastane textile again, in order to join flaps of their various colors and shapes, will form a mesh that will be shaped like a high sock., stitched and glued into a triple layer of colored particles of molten rubber modeled in the way you do best. On the sole, a soft layer of recycled and compacted foam followed by a removable rubber insole with a light layer of fabric glued / sewn to make the whole become unique. As if it were a super-resistant and water-resistant socks, (applying a water-repellent material after the process, will bring greater quality and make possible infinite daily uses for the product) with the comfort necessary for the skin to breathe, 3 small triangular openings in side circles to allow balanced ventilation, ensuring the natural and necessary airflow after a beautiful walk, jumps, or urban climbs.

Company / Organization Name (if applicable)

I currently work as a Freelance Designer, happy and open to proposals.

Website (if applicable)

Actually, I have an account on linkedin, link: and I manage a Facebook page

Which Nike Grind materials will your idea utilize?

  • Rubber Granulate
  • EVA Foam Sheets & Blocks
  • Laminated EVA Foam
  • Laminated PU Foam
  • Mixed Apparel Textile
  • Mixed Footwear Textile
  • Split Leather Scraps Coated

How specifically will these materials be incorporated into your solution?

Please include a visual (can be either 2D or 3D) representation/prototype of your concept. (required)

What is the current stage of development of your idea?

  • Research & Early Testing
  • Prototyping

Describe your target market. Who will benefit from your product?

Who will benefit, will be the people who need new products where comfort and ease of use make the difference, whether in the gain of time, in the practice of walking, light sports, such as walking, street races day to day, students, adults, young people, children, parkour practitioners ... those who have attitude, style, and accustomed to a busy lifestyle and who also loves comfort and alternative ways

How will you scale your idea? Please describe in detail your plan to scale your concept.

As a visionary person that I am, I believe that bringing the infinity of colors beyond the visual comfort, besides the commercial name, will be very well appreciated by the users, even more in the year 2018, with the release of the movie Infinite War, will be many colors , lights and possibilities of use, styles that will bring a new perspective on what will be the shoes of the future? In addition, in a few years' time it will be possible to apply photosensitive materials to the flaps and produce clothes with nanotechnology. I believe we will jump over the obstacles with a Nike Infinite Shoes on foot.

How is your idea innovative?

The innovation will be in freedom of use, where the footwear will look like a sock, but better than just a sock. It will be easily engageable in the user's foot, in addition to that it will not be necessary to tie shoelaces. The innovation will be in the form, in the use, besides the protection against dirt and water, applying a hydrophilic spray in the product, in the textiles.

What inspired this idea?

The inspiration came after questions about what would be the shoes of the future? Thinking about encouraging healthier lifestyle and how to help the environment with it? I'm also a big fan of marvel super heroes.

Tell us about yourself and your team. What is your background and experience?

My name is Tales Gonçalves Visentin, I am currently a Freelance Designer, I am studying in the 5th year of the Faculty of Architecture and Urbanism at IMED College, I like science, to research, to invent new things to improve the world and nature. :)

In what city are you located?

Passo Fundo, State of Rio Grande do Sul

In what country are you located?


What is your legal / organizational structure? (if applicable)

Freelancer Designer

Please describe how becoming a Top Idea will support the growth of your concept.

I am a person committed to the global causes of sustainability, to improving the environment, and to evolving the population in balance with the environment, I have a lot of potential to create, do, and have many ideas that need investments to put into practice and to be motivated and happy on this sustainable path that is so necessary today on planet Earth.


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