Instructables: exploring - living - fashion - shoe - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:21:36 PDT BLOX v1.01 Reheeling Beatle Boots http://www.instructables.com/id/Re-heeling-Beatle-Boots/
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Wed, 2 Jan 2013 06:32:45 PST
Mod Podge Comic Shoes/Sandals http://www.instructables.com/id/Mod-Podge-Comic-ShoesSandals/
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Sun, 26 Aug 2012 05:22:03 PDT
Ballet Shoe Makeover http://www.instructables.com/id/Ballet-Shoe-Makeover/
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Fri, 8 Jun 2012 11:23:27 PDT
Make your own custom shoes! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-custom-shoes/
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Mon, 9 Apr 2012 05:46:06 PDT
Elastic Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/Elastic-Shoes/
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Thu, 1 Mar 2012 16:23:37 PST
Desperate-quick-fix your shoe sole http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-fix-your-shoe-sole/
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Mon, 23 Jun 2008 09:22:48 PDT
How To Shorten Your Shoelaces When They've Become Too Long To Single Tie http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Shorten-Your-Shoelaces-When-Theyve-Become-/
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Sat, 31 Dec 2011 17:27:05 PST
Painting Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/Painting-Shoes/
Painting Shoes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/A3GM/GWCACKHD/FMUA3GMGWCACKHD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/A3GM/GWCACKHD/FMUA3GMGWCACKHD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/A3GM/GWCACKHD/FMUA3GMGWCACKHD.SMALL.jpg hejhog101 This is a pair of shoes that I painted as a Christmas present for a friend of mine. I decided to do a guide on how to do it efficiently. Materials For this project, you're going to need acrylic paints and/or acrylic paint pens, a pair of shoes (you can get knock-off converse from wal mart for aro...
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Sun, 18 Dec 2011 12:53:43 PST
How to fix a flip flop http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-fix-a-flip-flop/
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Sun, 25 Oct 2009 16:40:15 PDT
Elastic (No Tie) Shoelaces http://www.instructables.com/id/Elastic-No-Tie-Shoelaces/
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Tue, 6 Apr 2010 15:47:07 PDT
Fix your Peeling Flip flops or shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-your-Peeling-Flip-flops-or-shoes/
Fix your Peeling Flip flops or shoes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/S2G8/FSK1D5ST/FMVS2G8FSK1D5ST.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/S2G8/FSK1D5ST/FMVS2G8FSK1D5ST.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/S2G8/FSK1D5ST/FMVS2G8FSK1D5ST.SMALL.jpg sk8ter20art The other day my wife was complaining about her favorite pair of flip flops started to peel apart. So i decided to fix them for her and half way through i thought it would make a great instructable. This pair of flip flops were starting to peel all around the edges, I had already fixed a few spots...
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Sat, 21 Mar 2009 07:02:24 PDT
Iron age shoes (previous 'viking shoes') http://www.instructables.com/id/Viking-shoes/
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Fri, 13 Mar 2009 12:17:14 PDT
Make Your Own Geta Sandles http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Geta-Sandles/
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Sat, 10 Jan 2009 11:22:48 PST
Put A Spring In Your Step http://www.instructables.com/id/Put-A-Spring-In-Your-Step/
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Fri, 27 Jun 2008 11:20:09 PDT
How to make Fancy Flipflops http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Fancy-Flipflops/
How to make Fancy Flipflops - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/T4EF/FGHSZ9L3/FPOT4EFFGHSZ9L3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/T4EF/FGHSZ9L3/FPOT4EFFGHSZ9L3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/T4EF/FGHSZ9L3/FPOT4EFFGHSZ9L3.SMALL.jpg ean5 I've been appalled at the price for anything related to weddings, so I bought some cheap flipflops and dressed them up with lace. The cost was $2.50 for flipflops and $1 for 1 yard of lace. Time spent was less than 30 minutes. Materials Pair of Flipflops in the correct size, thong-style $2.50 a...
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Wed, 21 May 2008 08:46:13 PDT
How to Repair Hiking Boots http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Repair-Hiking-Boots/
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Mon, 19 May 2008 20:10:25 PDT
Buit-in T-Shirt Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Buit-in-T-Shirt-Belt/
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Fri, 21 Mar 2008 22:27:54 PDT
How to Dye Your Shoes a Cool Color Like Purple http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Dye-Your-Shoes-a-Cool-Color-Like-Purple/
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