Picture of Googly Shoes

You got old shoes! You can keep wearing those drab old things to seamlessly blend into your new dreary life of boring, slightly grungy shoe wearingness



Step 1: How to Make Them!

Picture of How to Make Them!
  • Old Shoes
  • Large Sacks of Googly Eyes (Michael's for like 4 bucks)
  • Hot Glue Gun
  • Lots of sticks of Hot Glue
Here's what you do:
  1. Take a Hot Glue Gun!
  2. Make sure it is on the highest heat setting ( previous tests with lower heats lead to googly eyes that fell off more)
  3. Put a small drop on the back of an eye, and glue it on the shoe
  4. Cover the whole shoe!
You will start learning the ins and outs of what makes a good bond after a while. The different surfaces of a tennis shoe also adhere differently.

You should plan on a touch up stage, as the main way to know where the flex zones are that things will just always pop off come from wearing them around a bit.
thundrepance4 months ago

i like how they sound like a rattle snake! bet you could scare squirrels & the like with the movement of the eyes & the rattling {ha-ha}.... x^)

dr_peru7 months ago

LOL! Great Instructable!

blorgggg (author)  dr_peru7 months ago
Thanks man! Lots more fun weird things coming out tomorrow!

I was having a really bad day until I saw that video. Then it was wonderful. thank you.

Ez-Kabob3 years ago
That is marvelous! I need to make some shoes like this!
a77isonbay3 years ago
I'm not sure if I can take my eyes off of them...
hAHAHAHAHAHa totally awesome
Awesome! I will be on the look out for googly eyes on the ground :)
mikeasaurus3 years ago
I've got my eyes on these shoes!