weird-footwear.jpgThought Lady Gaga's Alexander McQueen heels were weird? They've got nothing on some of the mind-boggling styles detailed in this collection of crazy contemporary shoes. From flip-flops with a bed of real grass to heel-free high heels and fish sandals, you won't find any of these pieces on the high street any time soon.

While these styles will not be many people's cup of tea, they certainly provide inspiration for designers and fashionistas alike, reminding us that pushing the boundaries  of what's considered normal in footwear can give surprising results.

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