Every January, Erin and I each choose a word for the year. She makes a banner of her word out of individual letters that have been letterpress-printed on small circles of card stock and hung from attractively rusted spiral wire. I
An astrologer once told me that my soul sign was Aries, which meant my soul color was red. This made sense to me because it’s a color I’ve always loved. Blue was my favorite when I was younger, then it
One of the very best things about creating so many upcycled shoes and bags is that we get to add to and play with our stash! Pictured above are some of
Today’s collection of pieces sent in by Sassy Feet fans ranges from simple to elaborately distressed to fabulously elegant. Whether you paint and embellish your shoes, bags, and clothes to get the color you want, bring new life to old
It's that time again, Faithful Readers. I'm here to share with you another fabulous round of Sassy Feet fan creations.Today, we have (technically) three things to share that Margot and I have received via email. Boy, have you all been
It's time to see what happened to this natural-leather bootie after the adventures I wrote about in the first part of the story. (See Lace on Leather? Why Not??) As you may recall, we left our intrepid heroine (the bootie,
Seek Vintage's $59 Lace Cutout Oxford (left) and REPORT's $90 Amberr hiking boot
A few months ago, Destiny started drooling over leather shoes and boots that were partially covered with lace. This creates a whole different look than covering a shoe
As I mentioned last time, Destiny and I were headed to the sewing conference ETA-California this past weekend. And, of course, one of the things that's de rigeur is that we wear our own painted and/or embellished shoes. So we often find ourselves
Margot and I have created bridal shoes. And flower girl shoes.
Louboutin’s Very Riche Strass — Beautiful, but at $3,995 a pair, it would be well worth it to do them yourself!
And shoes just for fun. Plus we recently blogged about
We usually teach others how to DIY their own items. Classes are the most fun we have. But, on occasion, we will take up the job and transform a pair of shoes for someone else.
This is what we did recently