21 Cute Sneaker Hacks That You'll Want To Try ASAP 💕 by Cindy Cheong - Musely
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21 Cute Sneaker Hacks That You'll Want To Try ASAP 💕

posted in Fashion
03/07/2016
  • 1. Dip your sneakers into fabric paint or kool-aid  for a sweet ombré look.  But first run some rubber cement on the soles to keep them clean.
    1. Dip your sneakers into fabric paint or kool-aid for a sweet ombré look. But first run some rubber cement on the soles to keep them clean.
  • 2. If you lack any design skills, make a super cute design with iron-on printer paper. This seriously requires no skill. Just print out your design onto iron-on paper, cut out your pattern, and iron it onto canvas shoes.
    2. If you lack any design skills, make a super cute design with iron-on printer paper. This seriously requires no skill. Just print out your design onto iron-on paper, cut out your pattern, and iron it onto canvas shoes.
  • 3. Glue on some studs and be sure to use E6000 Adhesive to make sure the studs stay on.
    3. Glue on some studs and be sure to use E6000 Adhesive to make sure the studs stay on.
  • 4. Use a sharpie for a easy way to add a cute pattern.  Try a repeating design like diamonds or triangles.
    4. Use a sharpie for a easy way to add a cute pattern. Try a repeating design like diamonds or triangles.
  • 5. Make cute little polka dot kicks with a fabric paint pen.  It's literally so easy!
    5. Make cute little polka dot kicks with a fabric paint pen. It's literally so easy!
  • 6. You can also use fabric paint to easily fill in one part of the sneaker while reserving the paint pen to make the pattern. Be sure to tape on the sole so you don't get it dirty.
    6. You can also use fabric paint to easily fill in one part of the sneaker while reserving the paint pen to make the pattern. Be sure to tape on the sole so you don't get it dirty.
  • 7. All you need is a pair of keds and a paint pen to turn it into a saddle shoe!  Also a great hack for a last minute '50s costume; just pair with a poodle skirt and you're good to go!
    7. All you need is a pair of keds and a paint pen to turn it into a saddle shoe! Also a great hack for a last minute '50s costume; just pair with a poodle skirt and you're good to go!
  • 8. And don’t be afraid to go for a bold pattern. Use a pencil and ruler to trace out stripes on a canvas shoe. Then sketch out your floral accents. Fill in the shapes with a fabric paint pen and let dry.
    8. And don’t be afraid to go for a bold pattern. Use a pencil and ruler to trace out stripes on a canvas shoe. Then sketch out your floral accents. Fill in the shapes with a fabric paint pen and let dry.
  • 9. Stick big gem stones onto sneakers with embellishing glue. Since gemstone packages can have stones of varying sizes, lay them out on your shoes to get an idea of where you want them before you start gluing.
    9. Stick big gem stones onto sneakers with embellishing glue. Since gemstone packages can have stones of varying sizes, lay them out on your shoes to get an idea of where you want them before you start gluing.
  • 10. You can also try the same technique to make a pretty gemstone pattern. This is such a cute way to spice up a old pair of shoes.
    10. You can also try the same technique to make a pretty gemstone pattern. This is such a cute way to spice up a old pair of shoes.
  • 11. Get some cute galaxy shoes with acrylic paint and a sponge.  Great way to reuse a stained pair of white keds, converse, etc..
    11. Get some cute galaxy shoes with acrylic paint and a sponge. Great way to reuse a stained pair of white keds, converse, etc..
  • 12. And to get the perfect galaxy constellation, press toothbrush bristles onto the shoe. It's a big time-saver and you can get a bunch of those little white stars onto the shoe all at once.
    12. And to get the perfect galaxy constellation, press toothbrush bristles onto the shoe. It's a big time-saver and you can get a bunch of those little white stars onto the shoe all at once.
  • 13. Make your sneakers look WAY more fun with fringe. Get your glue gun and fringe away!
    13. Make your sneakers look WAY more fun with fringe. Get your glue gun and fringe away!
  • 14. Or add a little faux leather fringe to freshen up an older pair. For leather sneakers, opt for artificial leather fabric since it's more waterproof than real leather. Measure and cut out the fringe and then tuck it into the tongue of your sneaker.
    14. Or add a little faux leather fringe to freshen up an older pair. For leather sneakers, opt for artificial leather fabric since it's more waterproof than real leather. Measure and cut out the fringe and then tuck it into the tongue of your sneaker.
  • 15. Apply black lace to a pair of slip-ons for a cute upgrade. Flexible fabric glue is what makes the lace stick without making the shoe stiff and uncomfortable to wear. This is also a great hack for a pair of super comfy but stained shoes that you just can't bring yourself to throw away.
    15. Apply black lace to a pair of slip-ons for a cute upgrade. Flexible fabric glue is what makes the lace stick without making the shoe stiff and uncomfortable to wear. This is also a great hack for a pair of super comfy but stained shoes that you just can't bring yourself to throw away.
  • 16. Add a little sparkle to shoes with glitter and fabric glue. Use a paintbrush to apply a thick layer of glue all over the canvas part of the sneaker before sprinkling on glitter.
    16. Add a little sparkle to shoes with glitter and fabric glue. Use a paintbrush to apply a thick layer of glue all over the canvas part of the sneaker before sprinkling on glitter.
  • 17. Or you can add glitter to the toes and heels for a little sparkly kick. You need some glitter in your life.
    17. Or you can add glitter to the toes and heels for a little sparkly kick. You need some glitter in your life.
  • 18. For a foolproof pattern, use some Mod Podge, glitter, and a stencil.
    18. For a foolproof pattern, use some Mod Podge, glitter, and a stencil.
  • 19. And remember that a little gold paint can go a long way.  This makes the shoe look expensive when really, it's just paint you bought from the crafts store.
    19. And remember that a little gold paint can go a long way. This makes the shoe look expensive when really, it's just paint you bought from the crafts store.
  • 20. You can also DIY a foam stamp into any shape of your choosing to make sure the pattern is consistent.
    20. You can also DIY a foam stamp into any shape of your choosing to make sure the pattern is consistent.
  • 21. If you want to make your seriously scuffed kicks feel a little *classier*, cover holes with faux suede. This would seriously look so cute on baby shoes.
    21. If you want to make your seriously scuffed kicks feel a little *classier*, cover holes with faux suede. This would seriously look so cute on baby shoes.

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