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sa   SPUR
xx   SHOE

How to decorate your sneakers with bead work.
BEAD & BUTTON #15 Oct 1996 pg. 9

Decorate canvas sneakers with fabric paints for Christmas gifts.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Nov 1994 (v.72#11) pg. 238

Kids summerwear projects. (1) Water-bottle hat. (2) Stylish sunglasses. (3) Painted canvas tote. (4) Bracelets decorated with seeds, stickers and pressed flowers. (5) Fish- and star-shaped fans. (6) Butterfly and caterpillar shoelace ornaments.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jun 1999 (v.77#6) pg. 249

How to turn ordinary red tennis shoes into watermelon slippers with an ankle tie.
CRAFTS Jul 1991 (v.14#7) pg. 7

Stars and stripes motifs to paint on white canvas tennis shoes and complementary ribbon ornaments for socks.
CRAFTS Jul 1991 (v.14#7) pg. 65

Puttin' on the Ritz! How to decorate a white canvas baseball cap and white canvas shoes with glitter and acrylic crystal gems.
CRAFTS Sep 1991 (v.14#9) pg. 32

Brazilian dimensional embroidery (Varicor) is used to embellish a purchased pullover sweater and tennis shoes. Sweater has a ribbon heart motif with two floral sprays. Floral sprays embellish the sides of the shoes.
CRAFTS Feb 1992 (v.15#2) pg. 36, 55

How to recycle old shoes by painting them and adding decorative trims.
CRAFTS Jul 1992 (v.15#7) pg. 67

Sunflower slip-ons. Side panels of white canvas shoes are cut out and the shoes are spray painted in yellow. Sunflower motifs are painted on the toes of each shoe and Sunflower lettered on the heels.
CRAFTS Jul 1993 (v.16#7) pg. 18, 39

Posies-with-raindrops motif to paint on tennis shoes.
CRAFTS Jul 1993 (v.16#7) pg. 28, 39

Ribbon embroidery appliques and adhesive-backed lace embellish a little girl's Easter dress, shoes, anklets, headband and barrette.
CRAFTS Apr 1997 (v.20#4) pg. 38

Quick accessories for a little girl's summer wardrobe. (1) Summer hat and thongs. Purchased white baseball cap and rubber thongs are adorned with tiny ladybugs, bows and silk sunflowers. (2) Ponytail toppers in four patterns (watermelon, daisy, patriotic and balloon) are made from craft foam sheets and decorated with punched shapes.
CRAFTS Jul 1997 (v.20#7) pg. 20, 39

Step-by-step guide to painting cherries and leaves. Includes instructions for painting cherry motifs on shoes and a vest.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Mar-Apr 1990 (v.17#2) pg. 50

Fourth-of-July-Celebration motifs (firecracker, watermelon, stars-and-bars top hat, anchor, stars) to paint on T-shirts, canvas shoes and a sun hat.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Jul-Aug 1991 (v.18#4) pg. 38, 41

T-shirt and matching canvas shoes are painted with an anchor-and-waves nautical motif.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Jul-Aug 1991 (v.18#4) pg. 50, 41

Strawberries motif to paint on white canvas shoes.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Jul-Aug 1992 (v.19#4) pg. 34, 37

Fabulous flowered shoes. Ordinary tennis shoes are painted with a wild rose and ribbon motif. Ruffled lace is used for shoelaces.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Jul-Aug 1992 (v.19#4) pg. 54, 37

Capturing poppies on canvas. Black canvas purse and shoes are painted with large-scale flowers using a wet-into-wet technique which makes this a quick project.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Jul-Aug 1993 (v.20#4) pg. 44, 33

Polka-dot sneakers and matching socks are painted with Rit dye.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Nov 1990 (v.211#5) pg. 292, 130

Quick gift ideas for mom and dad on mother's day, father's day or birthday. (1) Place mat saying "We love you Dad (Mom)". (2) Decorating cloth slippers. (3) Small sewing kit.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Jun 1990 (v.35#3) pg. 60

Day at the beach. (1) Roll-up quilt is appliqued with seashore motifs and has a carrying handle. (2) Tote bag insert is painted and embroidered with seashell motifs. (3) Shell motif is painted on a pair of sneakers.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Jun 1992 (v.38#3) pg. 42

Barrette and matching shoe clips are created by gathering ribbon and adding accents of sparkly jewels in the center.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Aug 1992 (v.38#4) pg. 51, 90

Recycling a sweatshirt and tennis shoes. A vine motif is painted in metallics on the sweatshirt. The shoes are dotted with gold glitter paint and gold lame ribbon is used for shoelaces.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Oct 1992 (v.38#5) pg. 76

Ankle-high sneakers are appliqued with flowers, edged with glitter paints and given faux jewel centers.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Apr 1993 (v.39#2) pg. 60, 84