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« on: May 20, 2008 08:18:33 PM »

This was the first pair of shoes I've ever reconed and i LOVE them! I bought the shoes at a thrift store for $2 and added buttons and ribbon and here they are!
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« Reply #1 on: May 20, 2008 08:32:19 PM »

Wowm that's really cool the way you made them into ballet flats. Did it involve any sewing?
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« Reply #2 on: May 20, 2008 08:36:35 PM »

Nope, no sewing, just lots of heavy duty glue. 
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« Reply #3 on: May 20, 2008 09:04:46 PM »

very pretty!!!
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« Reply #4 on: May 21, 2008 10:29:15 AM »

Nope, no sewing, just lots of heavy duty glue. 
Sweet, I have some yard sale plaid Keds around here somewhere...they would look great as a pair of ballet flats.
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« Reply #5 on: May 31, 2008 06:04:14 PM »

Oh cute! Love the buttons, very unique.
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