DIY leather sandals

Discover Pinterest’s best ideas and inspiration for DIY leather sandals. Get inspired and try out new things.
I tried to come up with a witty project title, I really did. But seriously... I MADE SHOES!      Real sandals. Out of leather. ... Slippers, Leather, Diy, Leather Diy, Sewing Leather, Leather Handmade, Leather Projects, Diy Slippers, Diy Leather Sandals

I tried to come up with a witty project title, I really did. But seriously... I MADE SHOES! Real shoes. Out of leather. That fit. And look awesome. These sandals were made up using the Silvers Sands Sandal pattern by Atelier Louise. And they are good. Really good. As is the pattern and its accompanying instructions. With a little patience, some clever leatherworking and a great deal of excitement you too can have your very own me-made pair of sandals. You do need an array of tools that may…

Avatar
David M
Homemade Kid's Sandals, via Flickr.

Here's some sandal's I made for my 4 year old last summer. The paracord loops were unraveled and flattened between the Vibram Cherry sole and an ultra-suede footbed. The straps across the top have velcro and are adjustable. The loop on the outside ball of foot ended up being a bit too far forward, and her pinky toe often slipped through and got caught, so she didn't like wearing them much. Not much margin of error with tiny toes!

Avatar
Marta Wątrucka