Thursday, August 26, 2010

"New" Shoes

I was packing for a wedding last week when I realized the outfit I was going to wear (pink knit top with white and pink floral skirt) had only one pair of shoes that would go with it, and those shoes were kind of nasty looking.

shoes before

So, I decided on a whim to see if I had any fabric paint that would work. Lo and behold I just happened to have a pearly white and pink. I also had on hand a jar of buttons, which included some cute little green ones. I really wasn't sure about painting faux leather with fabric paint, but I figured I couldn't end up with worse than I had.

Here is the end result:

I was pretty pleased with them, and I got several inquiries as to "Where did you get your shoes?"