Japanese Animal Lover Creates Pigeon Shoes To Blend In Among Her Favorite Birds More Easily • MetDaan

Japanese Animal Lover Creates Pigeon Shoes To Blend In Among Her Favorite Birds More Easily

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Perceptions of beauty vary greatly across continents, and often that contrast is starkest between the West and Japan. The latest viral article coming from the land of the rising sun, which has left internet boffins baffled, is the story of a woman wearing pigeon-shaped shoes in the streets. However, the reason behind the gesture is very prosaic. The shoes are designed and worn by Japanese bird lover Kyoto Ohata, who loves feeding the pigeons every day, but has noticed that it is difficult not to scare and chase the birds away when walking in their vicinity.

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The DIY shoes were made by Japanese pigeon-lover Kyoto Ohata

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The shoes are made from regular felt material and no animals were harmed in their creation

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You can even find out how to make your own pair HERE

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Ohata can now get right to feeding the birds at the large park she walks by every day

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Check out the Do It Yourself process below

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The pigeon heads are first carved from foam

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And then carefully covered with felt

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Glue the body of the pigeon to the back of a cheap shoe

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Cut the wings from a denser felt

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Use smaller circles of gray and black felt as feathers, gluing them to your wing pieces

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Cover the tips of the shoes similarly as the wings

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Use rigid wire to form the feet

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Cover each foot in red felt

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Attach the feet on either side of the heels and add eyes, nostrils, and beaks!

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Source:afisha
From:boredpanda

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