How to Make a Pair of Converse Your Own

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Intro: How to Make a Pair of Converse Your Own

How to customize your own piar of converse, want to be different from others? you want design your own shoes?

Materials:
Thick paper,
zacto knife,
cutting board,
Spray paint or paint,
pair of converse shoes.

Step 1: First Take of Laces

take of the laces to not mess up thier perfect state.

Step 2: Make a Stencil.

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make a stencil of a design you like. Make sure it's the right size for the shoe.

Step 3: Try Out the Stencil

Get the stencil and try it out on a different piece of paper to see if you like the ending result.
You can paint over it, sray paint over it.

Step 4:

glue the stencil to the side of the shoe you want it on with a glue stick. And carefully paint over it. You may want to rest the shoe on a sturdy surface.

Step 5: Ending Result

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    15 Discussions

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    MAApleton

    5 years ago on Introduction

    Love the elephant, thank you for a super cool instructable.

    cool! i knew it! i'm gonna try this. great instrustable! i'm gonna try to make the bones of a wolf or something.

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    htonks

    7 years ago on Step 2

    Love the stencil so much

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    paqratAramado

    Reply 9 years ago on Introduction

    Oil, acryllic, latex, watercolors. Probably others as well. I would guess watercolors wouldn't work too well. I see where spray paint is used to test the stencil. Is it also used on the shoes?

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    ikoda

    9 years ago on Introduction

    WOW! At first I thought it was just an ugly stencil elephant.. But now I see it, it's an elephant's bones. Pretty cool.