I love it when DIY shoe lovers email me with questions about doing shoes. Here are some excerpts from the last month or so with answers about painting shoes and gluing embellishments that may help you or give you a
I continue to be fascinated with painting and embellishing little shoulder bags. (See my earlier posts, Time on My Shoulder and Little Beauty #2.) Actually, this one didn’t start out as a shoulder bag; it had handles. But I took care of that
I was browsing through Michael’s craft store the other day and came across some great shoe embellishments on one of their hanging-rack displays. Of course, the store thought these were for jewelry making, but I knew better….
It’s unusual to find
On Saturday I posted about redoing some Teva sandals, a project that included dotting the straps and footbed with various size polka dots.
There are lots of ways of making polka dots with paint. Some people use toothpicks for tiny dots
While I was in Reno at the Quilting, Stitches and Craft Expo in late May, I did some demos of how to paint shoes. You got a peek at one of them in the post called “Walking on Color.” I thought
As word of the wonders you can do with shoes spreads, people who have been bitten by the DIY shoe bug have started sending me cool photos of the shoes they have done. I thought you’d like to see what