wooden shoes

July 13th, 2009 in member junk     
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I found 2 pair of these old wooden shoes in a thrift store for two dollars a pair, so I snapped them up! This pair I sanded lightly, woodburned and then painted them. Add a little ribbon and some silk flowers, and they are ready to hang! Pair # 2 awaits!! Not sure what to do with them yet...

I found 2 pair of these old wooden shoes in a thrift store for two dollars a pair, so I snapped them up! This pair I sanded lightly, woodburned and then painted them. Add a little ribbon and some silk flowers, and they are ready to hang! Pair # 2 awaits!! Not sure what to do with them yet...


One old pair of wooden shoes, a little ribbon, a little paint, some silk flowers - Done!


Pattern or design used: My own design - Marie Writh
posted in: member junk, vintage, wood, artwork, plant holder, vase, whimsical, garden, fun, family room, outdoor spaces, porch, entry, sunroom, wooden shoes

Comments (7)

RustyDiva writes: Cute! Thanks for sharing. Posted: 4:46 pm on July 20th
suewhitney writes: Way to go, Marie! Adorable as usual...

Happy Junking,
Sue Posted: 10:35 am on July 15th
monakent writes: Good job Marie!!! What a nice job you did on the pair. Just adorable. gailmarie

Posted: 12:37 am on July 14th
alicemom writes: Darling! Great burning & painting! Thanks for sharing Marie.
Smiles, alice Posted: 11:08 pm on July 13th
junkermidge writes: Oh, Marie, you're a gal after my own heart. I live in the land of wooden shoes (Holland, MI) and love all things Dutch. Those are wonderful! You did a great job.
Midge Posted: 9:11 pm on July 13th
fellowjunker writes: Wow Marie..........these look fabulous........what a great painter you are!!!
xojanis Posted: 3:45 pm on July 13th
lovetotrash writes: these are so cute. when i was a little girl my gramma had a pair of wooden shoes i would play in. I have to see if i can find them and do something so clever. great job Posted: 1:38 pm on July 13th
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