February 20, 2011

10 Minute Shoe Makeover

Who doesn't love a good clearance find?!?! I saw these pink flats and thought, 'these are too cute to be on clearance...what's wrong with them?' I couldn't find anything, they were perfect, except... for the size!

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However, a good friends birthday was coming up and I needed the perfect accessory to pull the whole gift together... and they had her size. Score!

The theme to her gift was Black&White with a hint of pink. Therefore these already cute flats needed some B&W love...

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What do you think? Better before? Or are you loving the B&W?!?!

How to make-over your shoes? Heres what I did...

Take a 6 inch by 36 inch piece of fabric and iron the edges inward.

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Then iron the fabric in half.

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Roll one end of the fabric and keep twisting the fabric around itself,
until you form a rosette to the size you need.

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(I used hot glue along the way, to make sure they were nice and secure)

Next, I cut off the old pink rosettes and hot glued the new B&W rosettes on.

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Voila! Super cute, one of a kind flats!
(And all under 10 minutes... can't beat that!)

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I can not wait to show you the maternity shirts I have been working on to match these fun accessories! Check back soon to see all the fun we have here at TB2C!!!

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7 comments:

Jennifer said...

You ladies make some pretty darn amazingly cute things. I love the scarf and the mod podged shoes and the cute new rosettes added to these shoes. So glad you left me a comment. I'm your newest follower. Can't wait to see what you guys post next!

frillsfluffandtrucks said...

Adorable!

~ Sarah

Nana Moon Shop said...

Adorable makeover!Can't wait to see what you ladies come up with next! Thanks for the follow! I am your new follower too!
~Danylle

Caroline said...

Love it !!

Amber said...

This is great! Congrats on the new blog! :)

Heather@The Black's Best said...

A-dor-able! Thanks for the tutorial! Also, thanks for stopping by my blog and becoming a follower!

Krafty Kat said...

Love the black & white flowers!! I have a very similiar pair of shoes- maybe I should change out my flowers! Thanks for linking up!