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SewCraftyDonna
« on: September 12, 2012 03:12:43 PM »

I found these brand new wedge sandals at the thrift store. They were comfy and the uppers were a nice, soft leather, but the covering on the wedges were a different colour and hadn't properly adhered.

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I removed the wedge covering carefully so I could use it as a pattern to cut out the cork. I used Outdoor Modpodge to glue it to wedge form then a couple of coats to seal it. I've worn them a few times and are holding up just fine.

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« Reply #1 on: September 12, 2012 09:26:47 PM »

They look so much better with the cork. You have upgraded a nondescript pair of sandals into something neat and stylish.
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« Reply #2 on: March 17, 2013 11:16:53 PM »

Thanks!
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