026 - Developing Shoes with Removable Heels, Tanya Heath of Tanya Heath Paris - The Product Startup: Product development for | MAKO Design + Invent

026 – Developing Shoes with Removable Heels, Tanya Heath of Tanya Heath Paris – The Product Startup: Product development for

MAKO Design + Invent – November 5, 2016

Why creating a multi-height shoe was a design and engineering problem (it took 2-1/2 years of research and development to solve) and how Tonya used feedback and testing to improve on the designs, early in the development process.

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