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epic shoes of duct tape
i have an intense love for duct tape. its a bit scary at times. but i was bored, had some old shoes that were falling apart. i decided to fix them with duct tape and ended up covering the entire shoe. so i now have amazing "new" shoes of epic proportions!

Posted by LastKoalaBear from Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada • Published See LastKoalaBear's 33 projects »
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  • How to make sneakers. Duct Tape Shoes Of Amazingness - Step 1
    Step 1

    find some nasty old shoes, duct tape, and a sharp object. i used some tiny scissors.

  • How to make sneakers. Duct Tape Shoes Of Amazingness - Step 2
    Step 2

    take the shoelaces out. then cover the tongue in duct tape.

  • How to make sneakers. Duct Tape Shoes Of Amazingness - Step 3
    Step 3

    cover the rest of the shoe. i covered the toe then the rim of the shoe. then the rest. if your shoe has laces, cover the holes so there isn't any of the shoe showing, only duct tape.

  • How to make sneakers. Duct Tape Shoes Of Amazingness - Step 4
    Step 4

    take your sharp object and poke through the tape where the holes for the laces are.

  • How to make sneakers. Duct Tape Shoes Of Amazingness - Step 5
    Step 5

    i didn't like the white laces i had so i found some epic ones. so put the laces in and go frolic in your spiffy new duct taped shoes of amazingness

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LastKoalaBear
LastKoalaBear · Vancouver, British Columbia, CA · 33 projects

ya. i was thinking of using neon duct tape next time. it would be epic

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Ezme
Ezme · Wantage, GB · 25 projects

*i meant to say even awesomerr! (:

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Ezme
Ezme · Wantage, GB · 25 projects

Niceee! :D they would look awesome if you used different colours! ;)

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I May Be Rude But I'm The Truth
I May Be Rude But I'm The Truth · Torrington, Connecticut, United States · 23 projects

I have totally donw something like this before. Except i used the duct tape to change the shape of the show and then i covered it with handpainted fabric.... unfortunatrly i think my room ate them because i havent seen them since

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Jet H.
Jet H. · Haarlem, North-Holland, Netherlands · 108 projects

awesome, and they are soo cool! thanks for sharring and the great tute!

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LastKoalaBear
LastKoalaBear · Vancouver, British Columbia, CA · 33 projects

thanks :D

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KMOM14
KMOM14 · Fort Wayne, Indiana, US · 368 projects

They are funky cool!

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michelle G.
michelle G. · Antigonish, NS, Canada · 1258 projects

awesomeness

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Zoey ( :
Zoey ( : · London, England, United Kingdom · 3 projects

Soo cool! great job!!

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