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The art of flip flops is making waves

By Tiffany Merlo Phelps [email protected] Tucked behind a mall off Old Palm Valley Road is Ocean Sole, a studio that contains recycled flip-flops found along Kenya’s beaches and waterways. Flip flops transformed into turtles, giraffes, manatees, hammerheads, zebras, hippos, rhinos, key chains and just about anything imagined or asked for. …

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In Paris, a straight path to the past

This article is part of our latest special report on design, on creative people finding new ways to interpret ideas from the past. PARIS – When Napoleon III instructed town planner Georges-Eugène Haussmann to modernize the dense, disjointed and pestilential mess that was mid-19th century Paris, his instructions were summed …

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