While today we’re using all our old clothes in a new style by twisting them, we can also give a modern touch to our very own shoes. I know we have in abundance and when you don’t want to part away with them just remake them into new ones. Here are a few ways which can rejuvenate your shoes into something irresistible!
10 DIY Methods To Make Those Old Shoes Look New Again
1. Doodle Shoes
We all have that pair of white sneakers that we all love and they are forever charming. But, in case you’re tired of wearing them, you can change them according to your creativity. Just grab a waterproof marker, take your shoes and let’s get started. Draw whatever you want to draw over it and give it a personalized look.
2. Renewing your Old Ballet Flats
First of all, you need to get a plain pair of any preferred colour flats and then apply glue on the flats. Stick the lace you’ve got for your shoes. To begin with a straight from the top and go to the length of your pair. In the end, just cut the excess lace and bend the lace inwardly. Tadaaaaaa!! Your flats are ready.
3. Studded Shoes
Well, yeah this is a fantastic alternative for your old shoes. You can easily buy some studs from the market or can use old cufflinks (if you have plenty of them). So, start by applying glue to the shoe and stick glue on it. Also, if your shoes are made up of cloth, you can stitch the studs on the sole. This technique can be used on backpacks, handbags, and boots as well.
4. Custom Glitter Heels
This one is a winner, being girls we all are very much fond of the “BLING” and here we have a custom glittery DIY that would win hearts. Now, for this one just buy dry glitter from the market take your old heels, preferably white and you need some glues. Apply glue onto your heels and apply your favourite bling on your heels make sure that the glue is dry and the dry glitter sticks evenly on the heels.
5. Scarf Flats
For this, you need one of your old scarves and a pair of old flats. Wrap a scarf on the slips of your flats and then wrap the scarf up to the length of your ankle. Voila!! This would be perfect for your beach vacation, and you can also change the veil on your flats according to the colour of your dress. BINGO! Sounds perfect? Doesn’t it?
6. Disco Wedges
Like I said bling is always a favourite friend of the girls and what food is to body bling is to disco. To start with grab your old wedges and wrap a newspaper around the upper part and just leave a wedge-shaped portion open. After this, just grab a glue gun and some glitter. Apply the glue on the wedge and apply the glitter along with that and there your disco wedges are ready. Get set and flaunt your wedges in front of your friends.
7. No Glue-EMBELLISHED Heels
For this, you just need 5 minutes and some beautiful embellishments. You can use your hair accessories for this. Just pin or assemble the fittings on the buckle of your heels, and then you would be praised for your creation. You can also add some rings on your hells to make it took unique.
8. Sequenced Heels/Shoes
Just like the bling heels, these sequence shoes can also win many hearts. Start by sticking or sewing sequences to strips of cloth and then attach or sew these pieces to your lovely high heels. This may sound laborious, but the strip thing makes the whole process quite easy.
9. No Work DIY
Yeah, you read it right. No work DIY. For this, just replace the shoelaces of your sneakers. You can replace them with fancy laces and satin ribbons of contrasting colours and neon colours that go with your shoes. That would be easy and super classy. Also, this technique would entirely change your sneakers and would give them a new look.
10. Fashion Sneakers
These can be a pro and would be widely acknowledged and loved. For this, you need a glitter stick and then draw a figure on your shoes with the glitter stick. Be it a kitty, a dog Bird or some geometric pattern, show your artistic side here.
So these were some super easy and affordable DIYs that can easily be done.