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« on: August 18, 2012 07:13:42 PM »

I picked up these grey canvas Converse-style shoes at the Salvation Army for something like five bucks, and debated dyeing them, drawing on them, or leaving them as they were.



Eventually I settled on the drawing option and took my laundry marking pen to them (I live in the Pacific Northwest and it rains a lot--a sharpie isn't good enough for this, since it would run rather sooner than later). And thus, my steampunk shoes were created.







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« Reply #1 on: August 19, 2012 12:06:39 AM »

Those look like fun and you are sensible to use a laundry marker because they will still be washable.
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