About this project
Published

Time
Time:1h00
Difficulty
Nice 'n' Simple
Crafts
Embellishing

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New York, New York, US
2009
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Follow these steps

Styling Tips:
1. Try this project with a pair of brown boots too! The originals by Isabel Marant even come in camouflage!



Instructions

  • How to embellish a pair of feather shoes. Isabel Boot - Step 1
    Step 1

    Gather materials and plug in your glue gun.

  • How to embellish a pair of feather shoes. Isabel Boot - Step 2
    Step 2

    Measure fringe alongside your boot.

  • How to embellish a pair of feather shoes. Isabel Boot - Step 3
    Step 3

    Cut 2-3 strips of fringe per boot. You want a layered/extra fluffy fringe effect!

  • How to embellish a pair of feather shoes. Isabel Boot - Step 4
    Step 4

    Prepare to glue fringe onto your boot. Make sure your boot is at a good angle so it's not too tough to glue it on!

  • How to embellish a pair of feather shoes. Isabel Boot - Step 5
    Step 5

    Be careful with the hot glue! Also, keep a straight line! If you mess up, don't worry, fringe is funky and covers up most mistakes for you!

  • How to embellish a pair of feather shoes. Isabel Boot - Step 6
    Step 6

    After gluing down the first piece of fringe, glue down the second piece about an inch above. This will give the fringe more body!

  • How to embellish a pair of feather shoes. Isabel Boot - Step 7
    Step 7

    Fringe is on!

  • How to embellish a pair of feather shoes. Isabel Boot - Step 8
    Step 8

    Now take 2 yards of chain and wrap around as much as you can. We used 2 yards on each boot, but it's up to you!

  • How to embellish a pair of feather shoes. Isabel Boot - Step 9
    Step 9

    Now grab your garbage twistie tie, connect the two ending chain links. Loop it and twist it! Now cut off leftovers and fold into the loop.

  • How to embellish a pair of feather shoes. Isabel Boot - Step 10
    Step 10

    Don't you just love when household materials come in handy!

  • How to embellish a pair of feather shoes. Isabel Boot - Step 11
    Step 11

    Finished!

  • How to embellish a pair of feather shoes. Isabel Boot - Step 12
    Step 12

    Love

  • How to embellish a pair of feather shoes. Isabel Boot - Step 13
    Step 13

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Comments

chelsea L.
chelsea L. · 6 projects

these are so cute! thanks for sharing!

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Afton D.
Afton D.

I definitely need to try this!

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GreenLeaf
GreenLeaf · Essex, England, GB · 52 projects

Love these *-*

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