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I need some kick around summer shoes and wanted to go with Chinese Mary Janes since they were my high school go to shoe. I had a hard time finding a p...
Cotton Chinese Mary Jane Shoes (MUST be cotton or another 100% natural fiber) Tulip Tie Dye Kit – Primary colors Tulip surface cover or plastic trash ...
Wash the sizing out of the cotton shoes and a section of the canvas drop cloth. Do not use fabric softener.
Fill the premixed (and key to my tie dying success) bottle of blue Tulip fabric tie-dye with water and shake to mix the color per the directions in th...
Squirt the dye on the wet shoes. Make sure you cover the entire shoe with blue dye. Sprinkle uniodized rock salt and/or sea salt onto the dyed shoes t...
Fold the section of canvas drop cloth like an accordion while it is wet. Wrap the rubber bands that come in the kit around the folded fabric every 1 t...
Fill the premixed bottle of red Tulip fabric tie dye with water and shake to mix the color per the directions in the kit. Place the banded fabric on t...
Remove the shoes and fabric from their respective plastic bags. Remove/cut the rubber bands from the folded fabric. Rinse the excess dye from the fabr...
Wash the shoes and fabric in a large load of water with a small amount of laundry soap. Dry the shoes and fabric in the dryer to set the dye. It's di...
Place the star cookie cutter on the tie dyed fabric. Trace around the cookie cutter with a pencil and cut it out with the scissors. Cut two stars from...
Pin the star shapes on the shoes. Trim the shape with the scissors if needed. Use the fabric glue to glue the stars to the toe of each shoe.
Once the fabric glue is dry, use the needle and thread to sew the star to the shoe. This will ensure the glue keeps the star on the shoe, is a barrier...
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