Brilliant Project: Make Your Own Designer Shoes with Just a Little Glue

“All you need is a pair of sneakers, some lace or thin fabric, glue, and a paintbrush and craft knife. Make a plan for yourself that includes a series of steps that are realistic to achieve. Include a timeline for achieving each step so that you can stay focused You’ll have cheap shoes that look really expensive when you’re finished with them.”

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Now there’s a brilliant way to dress up those boring old sneakers. This video shows you how to take plain canvas sneakers and create your own designer shoes in a matter of minutes. While it’s snowing outside and you need something to do, or just anytime you want a great new pair of shoes, use this trick to create them. There’s even a great trick to keep them smelling wonderful.

You know how much I love DIY fashion, and this may be my favorite one yet. Imagine the possibilities. You can create different shoes for every occasion, and this is a great project for the kids. While they’re out of school this winter, let them make their own designer sneakers. It’s a fast and easy project, and one that gives you great new shoes. Who doesn’t just love a new pair of shoes? And remember there’s a lot of amazing ways to keep all those new shoes organized.

So, you’ll need a pair of sneakers, some lace or thin fabric, glue, and a paintbrush and craft knife. You can pick up cheap canvas shoes at the Dollar Store or even Wal-Mart, and probably spend less than $5 on them. Check out your local sales paper and take advantage of some cheap sneakers or head over to Goodwill or maybe a garage sale or two. You’ll have cheap shoes that look really expensive when you’re finished with them.

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