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feeling proud by recycling old school shoes :)
as i am in college now i was about to throw my school time belongings.....nd looking at my shoes i got an idea to revamp them in a creative way.... :) D and that was the end product..... slip- ons in very easy steps... ;)

Posted by Riya K. from Chandigarh, Chandigarh, India • Published See Riya K.'s 71 projects »
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  • How to embellish a pair of bow shoes. Recycle Old Shoes - Step 1
    Step 1

    take any old school shoes or the thing you want to revamp

  • How to embellish a pair of bow shoes. Recycle Old Shoes - Step 2
    Step 2

    and i took my boxer shorts as cover design..

  • How to embellish a pair of bow shoes. Recycle Old Shoes - Step 3
    Step 3

    open the extras of the shoe

  • How to embellish a pair of bow shoes. Recycle Old Shoes - Step 4
    Step 4

    remove them if they act as obstruction

  • How to embellish a pair of bow shoes. Recycle Old Shoes - Step 5
    Step 5

    well i removed one part and cut the other

  • How to embellish a pair of bow shoes. Recycle Old Shoes - Step 6
    Step 6

    and here comes the final thing after cutting and removing

  • How to embellish a pair of bow shoes. Recycle Old Shoes - Step 7
    Step 7

    now cut the shorts....u can even use old pajamas as shown and make sure that you don't loose the elasticity from the narrow bottom

  • How to embellish a pair of bow shoes. Recycle Old Shoes - Step 8
    Step 8

    here's the sample

  • How to embellish a pair of bow shoes. Recycle Old Shoes - Step 9
    Step 9

    now cover the lower part of shoe from the narrow side by surrounding it as shown below

  • How to embellish a pair of bow shoes. Recycle Old Shoes - Step 10
    Step 10

    side ways

  • How to embellish a pair of bow shoes. Recycle Old Shoes - Step 11
    Step 11

    bottom view

  • How to embellish a pair of bow shoes. Recycle Old Shoes - Step 12
    Step 12

    you will be left with this thing remaining

  • How to embellish a pair of bow shoes. Recycle Old Shoes - Step 13
    Step 13

    insert the left part inside

  • How to embellish a pair of bow shoes. Recycle Old Shoes - Step 14
    Step 14

    check the fitting and sew the rest of the sides to make sure that cloth peace doesn't changes its position from the shoe

  • How to embellish a pair of bow shoes. Recycle Old Shoes - Step 15
    Step 15

    here you go...

  • How to embellish a pair of bow shoes. Recycle Old Shoes - Step 16
    Step 16

    now for further decoration take a ribbon

  • How to embellish a pair of bow shoes. Recycle Old Shoes - Step 17
    Step 17

    cut it in two parts

  • How to embellish a pair of bow shoes. Recycle Old Shoes - Step 18
    Step 18

    and fold it in such a manner that you get a rectangular shape

  • How to embellish a pair of bow shoes. Recycle Old Shoes - Step 19
    Step 19

    sew it or staple it from the back to secure the rectangular shape

  • How to embellish a pair of bow shoes. Recycle Old Shoes - Step 20
    Step 20

    now press the ribbon from both sides as shown by the arrows..

  • How to embellish a pair of bow shoes. Recycle Old Shoes - Step 21
    Step 21

    and tie some thread to make it look like a bow and sew this bow with your slip on

  • How to embellish a pair of bow shoes. Recycle Old Shoes - Step 22
    Step 22

    as this........ready to wear.....

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Samiyra D.
Samiyra D. · 1 project
this is beautiful!!
Riya K.
Riya K. · Chandigarh, Chandigarh, IN · 87 projects
thanks Happy
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