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Raphael Young's Flexible Stilettos

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Shoe designer Raphael Young may have invented a sky-high stiletto that doesn't hurt your feet. Meet the R-Flex—a pump with a bendy sole. The Daily Mail reports: "Using special technology, the softness of the shoe and leather sole minimises foot inflection, thus preventing twisting and injury... Kay Barron, Grazia's fashion news and features editor, praised the new footwear. She said:'The Raphael Young shoes are supremely flexible and comfy – surprisingly considering how high they are. I wore them for a whole day during London Fashion Week and there was no burning pain, or numb toes!'" [Daily Mail]