Would you pay $720 for self-lacing shoes? | The Tylt

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Would you pay $720 for self-lacing shoes?
#SelfLacingIsSweet
A festive crown for the winner
#SelfLacingIsStupid

For $720, you can own the world's first self-lacing athletic shoe. Nike's HyperAdapt sneaker comes out on December 1; the shoe's self-lacing mechanism is similar to the automatic buckling of snow boots or roller blades. They're lightweight and rechargeable—but critics say they're heinous. Is a shoe that ties itself the ultimate solution in search of a problem? Do you think these new kicks are sweet—or just stupid? Vote below!



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Would you pay $720 for self-lacing shoes?
#SelfLacingIsSweet
#SelfLacingIsStupid
#SelfLacingIsSweet

The future is here—where we're going, we don't need to tie our own shoes!

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"Back to the Future" fans are pretty thrilled.

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Some say the shoes are just gimmicky without any real value.

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Seriously, people are starving, the planet is on fire and these are the solutions we're coming up with?

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They are not recommended by shoe experts at The Shoezeum.

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But with the notoriety, the press, and the chance to be like Marty McFly, lots of people want to get their hands on Nike's kicks.

FINAL RESULTS
Would you pay $720 for self-lacing shoes?
#SelfLacingIsSweet
A festive crown for the winner
#SelfLacingIsStupid