'The Birkin Houdini' Worked His Hermès Magic and Conjured These Elegant Espadrilles

A bespoke summertime sandal, upcycled from designer silk scarves

Last summer, a stylish young lad from London walked into the Respoke store in Provincetown, Mass., in search of a pair of espadrilles. There was a tea dance that afternoon, the man explained, and he wanted something unique to wear.