Sneakers are a girl’s best friend and the most loved staple in your footwear closet. It’s versatile, goes with everything and is comfortable…what more can a girl ask for! But there comes a time when they lose their sheen, and begin to look boring or maybe you grow tried of wearing them time and again. And the thought of parting from the sneakers is too painful to even consider then here’s a solution. Give them an easy makeover! How? Scroll down for some easy DIY inspiration for your old sneakers.
Polka dot sneakers.
These are the easiest to do. Choose a colour and coat your shoes with it. Let the paint dry. Then make dot patterns (choose a size you like) on it using another colour. We suggest you go for contrasting colours.
Pick some coloured stones. You can choose different sizes. Glue them on to your sneakers in some interesting pattern. Slip on to these sneakers when you go out partying.
If you are good at painting, you can unleash your creativity on your sneakers. But if you aren’t then take help from stencils to create patterns, then fill them with bright happy colours.
Glittery sneakers. Jazz up your sneakers with glitter. Mix the glitter with glue and with the help of a sponge apply the glitter on to the clean surface of the shoes. Let it dry and then reapply the glue-glitter mix for an even look.
Embroidered sneakers. If you have canvas sneakers then embroider some flowers in bright colours on it. Can't embroider? Fret not, get some readymade patches and sew them on to the shoes.
Sneakers with girly ribbons. This easy trick can instantly make your shoes look chic. Replace the laces with ribbons. You can choose solid coloured ones or go for printed ribbons.