Back in September 2016, Margot and I taught a super-fun, lively DIY Shoe (and Handbag) Workshop full of exceptionally talented and enthusiastic ladies from The Fresno FiberArts Guild. (I blogged about the class on March 8.) It was two full
I have a friend who is absolutely fearless in her use of materials and supplies to create jewelry and clothing. For example. Leanne re-colors metal earrings with nail polish, and she paints dryer sheets so she can applique them onto
Thanks to Hollywood, when people picture California, they picture the Pacific shoreline, sandy beaches, palm trees, and celebrities. But California is so much more than that So-Cal image. We have arid deserts, huge lumbering pines, snowy ragged peaks, and fertile
Maybe you think dyeing suede is pretty hard to do. After all, suede is a very delicate type of leather and how can you possible dye it without ruining its lovely soft nap?
As with all other shoe painting and recoloring,
It’s a whole new year, Sassy fans! Sassy Feet! is saying “good-bye,” to a very stressful, difficult 2015, and “hello!” to a new year full of potential. One of our missions in 2016 is to start a new blog series,
So maybe we haven’t done exactly 10,000 shoes… but Destiny and I are pretty excited today – it is Sassy Feet’s 10th anniversary
Previously we shared our excitedment about Recycled, Up-Cycled, Re-Purposed Clothing Design: A Slow Fashion Movement, a show that Sassy Feet! shoes and bags would be in at the San Jose Quilt & Textile Museum. This was a collaborative show featuring
This post is re-blogged from New Things I’ve Tried by Jill Dawson. She mixed some Sassy Feet! techniques with cool, high-tech elements to create a very cutting-edge handbag with little lights that illuminate in different patterns.
Check out her original post here:
If you’ve been a faithful reader of our blog, you know that Margot and I really love showing off pictures of wearable art projects that are sent to us by our “fans.” The pictures come from all different types of
In addition to the article on painted zippers that I had in the most recent issue of Altered Couture magazine (see my previous blog post), two pairs of my sponge-painted shoes were featured.
One is a pair of pale pink and pale green sandals