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Doctor Who-inspired sneakers
As any Doctor Who fan knows, the Tenth doctor famously wore Converse sneakers. I added Tardises to mine to add to the Whovianism, making these shoes a perfect project for the upcoming 50th Anniversary Special, Day of the Doctor, next weekend. #SaveTheDay

Posted by Lauren from Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa • Published See Lauren's 101 projects »
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  • How to paint a pair of character shoes. Doctor Who Tardis Sneakers - Step 1
    Step 1

    Cut two pieces of scrap leather into Tardis shapes. Look at an image for reference.

  • How to paint a pair of character shoes. Doctor Who Tardis Sneakers - Step 2
    Step 2

    If your leather is a dark colour, start by painting it a light base colour.

  • How to paint a pair of character shoes. Doctor Who Tardis Sneakers - Step 3
    Step 3

    Build up shades of blue until you are happy with the colour.

  • How to paint a pair of character shoes. Doctor Who Tardis Sneakers - Step 4
    Step 4

    Add details such as the lines of the blocks on the door and the black sign.

  • How to paint a pair of character shoes. Doctor Who Tardis Sneakers - Step 5
    Step 5

    Add windows and the text in white. I used a toothpick and pin to paint this on.

  • How to paint a pair of character shoes. Doctor Who Tardis Sneakers - Step 6
    Step 6

    Seal with a layer of modge podge.

  • How to paint a pair of character shoes. Doctor Who Tardis Sneakers - Step 7
    Step 7

    Use glue to stick the Tardises onto the shoes and then stitch to secure.

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Ievars
Ievars · Rīga, Rīgas pilsēta, LV · 23 projects
I am so going to do that! Thanks for the idea! Happy Allons-y!
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