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« on: December 15, 2012 03:09:42 AM »

I found some images online of shoes (slippers) made from jeans, but I couldn't find any tutorials!
so I played around, and made these out of some old acid washed jeans. They have two layers of white sticky-white crafts foam as a soul, and added black craft foam pads to the heel and ball of foot. I just sewed the craft foam right to the edge of the shoe. I use the belt looped waist as the edging, and the back of each shoe has a belt loop. toes of shoes where made from back pockets.
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« Reply #1 on: December 15, 2012 04:07:38 AM »

Those turned out really well. What a great use for an old pair of jeans.  I'll be interested to know how durable the plastic is that you used for the sole and heel.
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« Reply #2 on: December 15, 2012 02:13:19 PM »

well I made them about 3 months ago, and they are holding up fine, I even wear them driving!
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