Not finding the perfect shoe? Why not modify a basic pump? Three low-cost high-wattage ways to create the show of your dreams.
HOW TO MAKE A GREAT SHOE FOR LESS A plain white shoe is not unlike a blank canvas from which great art springs. Just be sure to buy fabric footwear; leather can be difficult to manipulate. Satin or crepe luxe shoes are available in many styles and can be found inexpensively.
Ribbons add a whimsical touch to a pair of plain white heels. Fold or pleat a bow, and attach with fabric glue or a hot glue gun. Possibly by bringing in your "something blue" or your bridesmaid dress color. You'll make a stylish impression - especially when your back is turned.
Want to add some shine to your shoe? All you have to do is pin on your favorite accesspry - whether its your nana's brooch for your something old or earring syou have been eyeing. Voila - instant bling!
Finding shoes that aren't white, black or brown can be harder to find. If you are wild about a certain color, as the touch of a colorful shoe is becoming more popular, buy fabric shoes and have them dyed. Just be sure to bring a sample of the shade you want.