DIY Shoe Refresh

I’ve got this pair of yellow shoes in my closet, and though they’re all scuffed, I just can’t seem to give them up.

Though they’re a heel, they’re super comfy, and I love the shape. But they’re pretty trashed – so what’s a shoe loving girl to do?

Refresh them, of course!

Using a little bit of nail polish, I covered over the black (and one oddly red) scuff marks, and gave my yellow sandals an on-trend neon makeover. I think they’ll need a third coat before wearing, but I’m mostly happy with the results.

Do you ever attempt DIY projects with nail polish?

  • Lordy Lordy guess who’s…. just kidding. I’m not going to be that dorky! But you get the hint. I’m turning 40 tomorrow!  AAhhh! I don’t mind turning 40. I just don’t like the wrinkles, moodiness and body changes that comes with it. *sigh In honor of my 40th birthday I’m letting you in on 40 random… [Continue Reading]

    Wild about 40 Things
  • This Thanksgiving is a big one for both of the Wild Ruffle girls, as we’ll each be hosting in our homes for the first time! Though Tammy has hosted before, she just moved into her new home (yay!), and will be having her whole crew over there on the big day. And though in previous… [Continue Reading]

    Hosting Made Easy
  • Living out of boxes isn’t as cracked up as I thought it might be. {just kidding, I never really thought that} Don’t get me wrong, I’m giddy with every fiber of my body that we have officially moved into our new house!  Woohoo! But… My life is currently living out of boxes. Trying to stay one step… [Continue Reading]

    My Life is a Zoo
  • To all those that assumed this was a continuation of the last couple of weeks where I talked about marriage and how to retain your passion for one another… my apologies. Sometimes it’s just about fashion. I’m a Minnesota girl, and I love fashion and pretty things. But I also live in a very snowy… [Continue Reading]

    Knockin’ Boots
  • I have never been a Black Friday shopper. Honestly, I spent too many years working the retail end of this day to get excited about actually shopping it. I have lots of friends who swear that it is jolly good fun wrestle with others at midnight for a stack of sweaters or a big screen… [Continue Reading]

    Huge Holiday Giveaway!

Comments

  1. So smart! What a great idea. And they look awesome!

  2. So cool! Totally going to try this tonight!

  3. Very cute. Just an FYI: Mr. Clean Erasers will take scuff marks off no problemo. Your idea is cuter though [wink].

  4. So cute!

Trackbacks

  1. […] Cate’s DIY … Refresh a pair of scuffed heels by applying some colorful nail polish. […]

  2. […] Cate’s DIY … Refresh a pair of scuffed heels by applying some colorful nail polish. […]

Speak Your Mind

*

%d bloggers like this: