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a pair of tiny wooden shoes rings
last somer i lay in the hospital and i was bored stiff. So i thought i can my little wooden shoes ( that some of my visitors had given me) paint and make a pair of rings to ware! A pair gives a crazy ?funny efffect.
And so i started. I had that time a anti boring pakket with me, but i had to stay there too long, 6 hole week.:-(
but i have maded in bed great projects so thats was fun.

The time is without drying time, and when i wear the rings everybody likes them and ask me where i bought them.duuh!
But the fun part was for me the most importent. I hope for you too!

Posted by Jet H. from Haarlem, North Holland, The Netherlands • Published See Jet H.'s 107 projects »
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  • How to make a toy ring. Typical Dutch Jewels - Step 1
    Step 1

    Paint the tiny blank wooden shoes with wood glue and let it dry
    The wood must by feel smooth, if its not smooth give them an other layer of wood glue. and let it dry. I choose always for 2 layers. Don't forget to glue the inside of the shoes!

  • Step 2

    I wanted flowers, but you can paint your own fav things. But before you started, decid
    what you wants.
    draw with the pencil on the wooden shoes where your painting must come.

  • Step 3

    paint this parts with white paint, and let it dry

  • Step 4

    paint the rest of the shoes with your fav colour. and let it dry. Maybay more layers with the same colour.

  • Step 5

    the inside of the shoes

    paint the inside in a colour you like, give it a other collor then the outside, because then you see that the shoes are realy shoes. And not some cast plastic shape.

  • Step 6

    with little colour dots you make the flowers. When they where dry you make with a finer brush smaller dots on the dots you had made. And so you go on. Till you have nice little flowers,
    With some dark paint you can make some shadow and with white paint you make the glimmers.
    Let this dry!

  • Step 7

    With varnish or glear nailpolish

  • Step 8

    You are almost finisht!

    now you make with the hot glue gun a dot on the shoe and the ring (not too much) on the flat side Fixeer the ring and shoe for 12 hours and do that with the other shoe too in the same time. Good luck. and have fun with your pair of wooden shoes

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Lizzi D.
Lizzi D. · Yekaterinburg, Sverdlovsk Oblast, RU · 2 projects
It is so original and beautiful!
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gypsie_jay
gypsie_jay · Temple Terrace, Florida, US · 57 projects
Your welcome for the fave! I think these are just too cute and unique! I wonder can it be done w/ any mini shoes like mini heels??
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Blue Teapot
Blue Teapot · Clonmel, Tipperary, IE
I have a little key chain with shoes very similar to yours on it.It broke and now I can change them into cool rings!I will have to find some plain rings and try this out Happy
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Pinocchio
Pinocchio · U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado, US · 30 projects
I love the shoes! I wish I had a pair Happy
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Jet H.
Jet H. · Haarlem, North Holland, NL · 108 projects
thank you all for the nice comments , love them;-D
and your favourings too.;-D
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kurohanzo
kurohanzo · Tangerang, Banten, ID · 8 projects
this is so cute!! tiny dutch shoes look awesome xDD
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Felecity W.
Felecity W. · U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado, US · 86 projects
These are awesome! Great idea!
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peekaboo
peekaboo · 2 projects
I love them!
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Daisy B.
Daisy B.
Harstikke gaaf! Waar heeft u die 'Ring base' gekocht? Ik kan ze zelf niet vinden Happy
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Connie J.
Connie J. · Arnhem, Gelderland, NL · 3 projects
Ontzettend schattig!
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