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SmartCookie427
« on: September 01, 2004 12:09:54 PM »

I know a lot of vintage thriftsters like myself often find adorable solid color flats, that need a little work.. so I thought why not make shoe clips like the one below.. they are pretty much little appliques (ribbon flowers, bows, buttons, etc.) glued on a bobby pin..



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« Reply #1 on: September 01, 2004 12:59:42 PM »

It's not there
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« Reply #2 on: September 01, 2004 02:51:29 PM »

Now it is. Thanks so much!
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« Reply #3 on: September 01, 2004 03:28:24 PM »

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« Reply #4 on: September 01, 2004 04:58:35 PM »

Those shoe clips are nice. I have some real shoe clips that are shaped like bows. I bought them at the Good will but I use them on my hair. Anyways, I dont get haow you made the shoe clips, Did you spray paint them?
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« Reply #5 on: September 01, 2004 05:09:32 PM »

i just bought some stuff to make some shoe clips, though, since i've never made them before, it'll kinda be an experiment, thought i did get clip on earring thingys to use, the way you used the bobby pins--i hadn't even thought of using those! great idea.
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« Reply #6 on: September 01, 2004 05:16:17 PM »

clip on earrings sounds like a good idea too!
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« Reply #7 on: September 01, 2004 05:32:20 PM »

That's really cool!!! i think i might cheat and use earrings... and maybe the post kind would work too, the kind that has a back on it that stays on, if you know what i mean.
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« Reply #8 on: September 02, 2004 02:21:27 PM »

They so pretty. I like.
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« Reply #9 on: September 04, 2004 06:12:00 PM »

 Smiley Thanks for nice comments.. Yeah those clip on earring backs work really well, but I was at home and too lazy to go out and buy some, so I made do with what I had- bobby pins.

No I didn't spray paint them or anything. I just took regular ribbon, doubled it up, glued it together, and sewed a bow in the middle.. and then glued it to a bobby pin.. very easy. Smiley
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