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If you’re like me then you probably have an old pair of shoes lying around the house that you just can’t part with.
Why not turn those beloved old shoes into something that you can use or just help add style to your casa, solar-powered street lights. I know you’re probably wondering “how in the world did a company think to merge these two things and come up with such a cool product”.
You’ve seen shoefiti haven’t you? It doesn’t take much of a walk at all to find a pair of sneakers tied together and tossed around a telephone wire. Lost Values simply noticed the popularity of the strange habit and decided to create an actual reason for it.
They designed the product for an exhibition and due to it’s popularity, decided to make it a product to sell.
To make a solar-powered shoe street lamp all you need is a Solar Street Light Kit, that can be purchased from Lost Values, and your beloved pair of sneakers. The Solar Street light kit is comprised of:
- solar cells to soak up all that energy from the sun
- LED lights which obviously provide the light
The kit comes in sizes kid and adult as well as two light choices, white and mood-changing colored.
With the seasons changing and it getting darker earlier, add a solar-powered street lamp to that walkway or driveway to help you see when you get home or are leaving the house early in the morning. Plus, it might just add some style to your street.
If you just can’t part with your old sneakers, why not resole them or even convert them into an entirely different type of shoe with Resole America?
I’m an outdoorsy and recently graduated from college yogi. In the past few years I’ve learned lots of simple steps to becoming greener and have found living green to not only be rewarding, but easy. I hope to pass on some of these simple ideas to you too!