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Revamp your shoes with a map and some Mod Podge

Posted by Mandy C. from Indianapolis, Indiana, United States • Published See Mandy C.'s 8 projects »
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  • How to make a pair of decoupage shoes. Map Shoes - Step 1
    Step 1

    You'll need a pair of canvas shoes, a large map or atlas, Mod Podge, a paintbrush, and some newspaper (optional).

  • How to make a pair of decoupage shoes. Map Shoes - Step 2
    Step 2

    To keep the shape of your shoes, stuff them with newspaper. Brush some Mod Podge onto one of your shoes. Concentrate on small areas at a time (Mod Podge dries quickly).

  • How to make a pair of decoupage shoes. Map Shoes - Step 3
    Step 3

    Tear apart small pieces of your map and place it on the freshly glued area. Continuously add more Mod Podge on the shoe to glue and seal the map pieces. Repeat this step until both shoes are covered.

  • How to make a pair of decoupage shoes. Map Shoes - Step 4
    Step 4

    Let the Mod Podge dry for at least an hour, then your new shoes are ready to wear! Your shoes might be a little crunchy sounding for the first few wears.

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marwa a.
marwa a. · 6 projects
this is so cool i will do it to my old shoes to make then look better
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Jolanda
Jolanda · Nederland, Colorado, US · 54 projects
I love this! maybe i'm gona do this with pumps
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Cat Morley
Cat Morley · London, GB · 1398 projects
These look so awesome. I love anything with maps on!
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TranOverboard
TranOverboard · 6 projects
Holy crap! These are so rad. I must go buy some maps.
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