Valentine’s Day DIY: Sparkly Heart Shoes


I'm a little bit of a shoe-aholic. In fact, I've been known to purchase more than five pairs in any single week and a big sale on footwear is basically my wallet's kryptonite. That said, I also love snagging a good deal. Better yet -- I love DIYing! Today I'm sharing a really easy tutorial for glittery heart shoes that cost me under $10 to make. The first thing you need is, of course, shoes!  I found these sweet, salmon-pink vintage flats in my size at my local thrift store for $5. … [Read more...]

Make Your Own Baby Mary Jane Shoes

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When my daughter was a baby, I made Mary Jane Shoes in every color to match her cute little outfits- I adore little Mary Janes! Today I want to show you how easy it is to make your own Baby Mary Jane Shoes- this design is super simple! Here is what you need for one pair of shoes: One fat quarter (18"x22") for the main fabric One fat quarter for the lining 5" x 10" non-skid fabric 5" x 10" interfacing 2 " of Velcro THIS FREE PDF Pattern* * This pattern is for size 3-6 months … [Read more...]

Add some FUN to your FEET: 15 Creative Flip Flop Ideas

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Living in Arizona means you can practically wear flip flops all year long- and that is fine by me! If you want to dress up your flip flops just a bit to make your feet fancier, this post is for you! Please enjoy these 15 creative flip flop ideas: 1. Ruffle Flip Flops from The Mother Huddle 2. Snake Flip Flops from Dollar Store Crafts 3. Interchangeable Flip Flops from Make It and Love It 4. Ribbon & Beads Flip Flops from Sand and Sissal 5. Knot So Hard Flip Flops from The … [Read more...]

Chic Slippers with Ruffles and Stuff

Hello everyone! I'm Disney, from Ruffles and Stuff, and I'm so delighted to be back as a guest on Somewhat Simple! I'm sure we all are missing Stephanie terribly by now, but hopefully she's too busy having a great vacation to miss us too much! :o) Today I'm going to share one of my favorite projects that I've done: Chic Isotoner Slippers! My husband makes fun of me because I love these little Isotoner ballerina slippers (or "granny slippers", as he calls them!). I've had some … [Read more...]