Those of you who grew up in the USA are probably familiar with the classic middle school science project: the balsa wood bridge.
Jil Sander may be German, but she has clearly drawn her inspiration for her Spring 2008 footwear from this project. Just look at these shoes from her show in Milan
I don’t know. Judging by those models’ toes, it looks like Jil’s shoes aren’t even supporting the weight of one very thin young woman, let along a pile of exercise weights.