I'm naming my shoes after candy.

Licorice
Chocolate
Blueberry
Cherry
French Vanilla


I love the way these turned out. I finished dying Chocolate yesterday and they dyed as well if not better than Blueberry. Cherry looks like patent leather compared to its other candy counterparts. Licorice and French Vanilla were the original colors that I got. Squeee! Now I have shoes to match any and everything!


Now that the dying is out of the way I think I might whip up some shoe clips. Nothing major, but a few that are removable if I want to add some flair to the candy shoes.


Last but not least, this came in the mail yesterday. My last cheap shoe purchase. They were $15. They are very comfy, and I was worried that the fit was going to be bad. Nope. They are a bit loose in the ankle, but they are fine for my Steampunk look :) The heel is low and they are roomy in the toe, so I'm happy.

Yay shoes! Have a great Saturday all!

6 comments:

  1. Whoa! Your shoes look TERRIFIC! They look so perfect! Do you mind sharing where you got the awesome boots?

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  2. I second the question on where you got those amazing boots!

    The dye jobs came out fabulous!

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  3. http://www.cowardshoe.com/catalog/product.jsp?productId=48226&parentCategoryId=0&categoryId=0&subCategoryId=0

    Here is the link for the boots.
    I don't know what they have left, so you might want to hurry :)

    And thanks for the compliments on the dyed shoes. I love them!

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  4. They turned out really well. I find it impossible to buy boots of any kind, I have short legs and the calf muscle starts low down, they are always far, far too tight. And anything with a zip will not do up past my ankle.

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  5. Which color Tarrago dye did you use for the Cherry shoes? I bought a pair of synthetic leather boots online recently. The description said burgundy and they looked very reddish on the website, but when I received them, they were just sort of brown. I want them to be the color of your Cherry shoes.

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