I’d been itching to update my wardrobe for fall when I spotted this post by one of my favorite bloggers and realized I had the exact same pair of shoes! I don’t wear them that often and figured this might make them more versatile. So, a quick trip to Michaels with a store return gift card in hand and I was ready to make it happen.
I’m not going to do a tutorial, since it was as simple as getting my supplies together, taping off the section I wanted painted, and well – painting. The hardest part was making sure I made the gold section the same on both shoes! Here’s a few shots of the before, during and after.
They turned out pretty darn cute, if I do say so myself! And unless you inspect them closely, you’d never know that they were painted. Now I’m thinking I should also paint the wedge part gold or do a similar pair of flats with polka dots! It might also be a way to fix the scratch on the top of my favorite pair of kitten heels…What do you think? Good idea gone bad or worth a try?
2 thoughts on “Gold Dipped Toes”
Great Idea. With this method, you could make old shoes new, change the colors and styles of shoes and the greatest thing is make cheap shoes look like a million $$$$$.