10 Aug '11, 7pm

Sandals Made From Computer Parts Are For the Geek Fashionista #gadgets

Rodrig has a knack for dreaming up, and building, some unusual items out of old computer parts . These "Data Sandals" are "fashioned from PC mother boards, ribbon wire and a host of other electronic components all put together to make these highly detailed and one of a kind Sandals," writes Rodrig on his Etsy page . Of course, there's a downside... As Discovery News writes, "They're cool, they're highly detailed and they're one of a kind; the only thing they're really not is wearable. Display them, gently fondle them or stare at them in awe -- just don't put them on." Despite not being able to wear them, any geek with an eye for fashion -- or any fashionista with an eye for the unique and interesting, for that matter -- would appreciate having these in their home, I'm sure. If you're game, they're $350.00 on Etsy. Follow Jaymi on Twitter for more stories like this More on ...

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