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  • Make a Stage! - With Roll Out Bed!

    Hey wimsycat, know this was six years ago, but did you ever find suitable plans for this? Looking everywhere and the bed-under-the-floor design is all the rage right now in Germany and other spots in Europe, but can't find any adaptable plans (other than ones not designed for beds, like this one). Let me know if so! Thx

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  • Dye Your Shoes (or other leather goods)

    I found some dark green sandals on eBay that I love, but I want to dye them black. Unfortunately, they have a cotton cord running through them, and it is has a green and white cord running through it. According to the seller, it is not removable, and a cobbler that I spoke with said he wouldn't take on the job for fear of ruining them. I really, really want these. Do you know of any sealant for cotton cord, something that would make them white and seal them, or something to protect them while I dye the sandals black? I considered covering them up with plastic wrap comma but that alone probably won't be enough. Any ideas on a product? Otherwise, wouldn't be adverse to just dying the cotton cord black, but i would of course want the cord and leather to be even. Here's a pic of the sandal...

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    I found some dark green sandals on eBay that I love, but I want to dye them black. Unfortunately, they have a cotton cord running through them, and it is has a green and white cord running through it. According to the seller, it is not removable, and a cobbler that I spoke with said he wouldn't take on the job for fear of ruining them. I really, really want these. Do you know of any sealant for cotton cord, something that would make them white and seal them, or something to protect them while I dye the sandals black? I considered covering them up with plastic wrap comma but that alone probably won't be enough. Any ideas on a product? Otherwise, wouldn't be adverse to just dying the cotton cord black, but i would of course want the cord and leather to be even. Here's a pic of the sandals:http://m.imgur.com/a/jwZDRThe sooner and answer the better since I'm watching it on eBay :-). Thank you!

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