About

Cost
$ $ $ $ $
Difficulty
• • • • •
Time
2h00

Got new boots? -No, just customized, my friend;)
This is just a discription about how I customized my boots.
Feel free to experiment with lots of different materials, lots of colors, shapes,...everything!!
Get creative ;)
Xx

Posted by Isaura from De Haan, Flanders, Belgium • Published See Isaura 's 31 projects »
Tags

PrintEmbed
  • How to make a boot. Customized Boots - Step 1
    Step 1

    Find everything you want to use to make your boring shoes a little cuter!

  • How to make a boot. Customized Boots - Step 2
    Step 2

    First, we're going to make some little bows for on the back of your shoes.

  • How to make a boot. Customized Boots - Step 3
    Step 3

    You can stitch a button or a pearl or anything in the middle of your bow if you want to.

  • How to make a boot. Customized Boots - Step 4
    Step 4

    Make sure both bows are about the same size.

  • How to make a boot. Customized Boots - Step 5
    Step 5

    This is the hardest part; try to sew the bows on the back of your shoes without breaking your needle.

  • How to make a boot. Customized Boots - Step 6
    Step 6

    You can also use a glue gun to make sure they're well attached.

  • How to make a boot. Customized Boots - Step 7
    Step 7

    Voila, now the back of your boots is ready.

  • How to make a boot. Customized Boots - Step 8
    Step 8

    Now find some buttons. (make sure you have two of each)

  • How to make a boot. Customized Boots - Step 9
    Step 9

    Sew them on a the side (maybe on a small belt if the shoe has one).

  • How to make a boot. Customized Boots - Step 10
    Step 10

    Draw a heart and cut it out.
    (make sure the heart is NOT larger than the heels of your boots are)

  • How to make a boot. Customized Boots - Step 11
    Step 11

    Put the heart in the middle of the shoe's heel...

  • How to make a boot. Customized Boots - Step 12
    Step 12

    ...and draw the shape of the heart on both heels of your shoes.

  • How to make a boot. Customized Boots - Step 13
    Step 13

    Put glue on the heart and make sure you stay inside the lines you just drew. (better don't use a glue gun for this part-it drys way too fast!)

  • How to make a boot. Customized Boots - Step 14
    Step 14

    Sprinkle the glitters generously on the glue.

  • How to make a boot. Customized Boots - Step 15
    Step 15

    Now shake the unnecessary glitters off, and let your shoes dry for a night.

  • How to make a boot. Customized Boots - Step 16
    Step 16

    Voila: you got yourself a brand new pair of customized shoes!!! ;)

Versions

Comments

CO + K User

I finally made this but, I'm always running after a lil button or a charm cause i scuff my shoes so much due to having a clumsy disposition Tongue
Isaura
Isaura · De Haan, Flanders, BE · 36 projects
So awesome you tried my little project! Haha, happened to me as well ;) You gotta stitch them real tight!! Xx
Reply
Nancy!
Nancy! · Shawinigan, Quebec, CA · 64 projects
so cute!! ^_^
Reply
JossieAyame
JossieAyame · Pretoria, Gauteng, ZA · 150 projects
Thanks so much for sharing this!
Reply