Buckle up! Virgin America designs a one-off $10k SHOE based on its first-class plane seats, complete with Wi-Fi, seatbelt fastening and a TV
Have you ever wished your shoes could perform high-tech tricks?
Most of us haven't, but that didn't stop Virgin America from designing a one-off pair of trainers that boast built-in screens, 'mood lighting', a Wi-Fi hotspot and a phone charger.
The shoes, described by the airline as being 'a piece of historic aviation memorabilia', are being sold on eBay to raise money for charity and currently have bids exceeding $10,000 (£8,100).
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The airline collaborated with Milan-based designers SearchnDesign to come up with the very pricey trainers.
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