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A quick and easy way to rhinestone shoes!

I have always loved sparkle in my life. I wanted to jazz up some of my girls flip flops for the summer.

I ordered some size 16ss rhinestones from www.rhinestoneshop.com
He ships very quick and he is the cheapest I have seen. 
I used about 1 gross (144 rhinestones) per pair of shoes.

You will also need:
 Beeswax (I ordered This Starter Kit)
 Wood stick
 E-6000
Put a little bit of rolled up beeswax on the end of the stick
Use the other end of the stick to apply E-6000 on to the shoe.
(I normally put some of the E-6000 on to a plate, so I can do a little bit of glue at a time)
Don’t use to much glue or it will get all over the rhinestones and make them “cloudy” or dirty.
Use the beeswax on the stick to pick up the rhinestone and put them in place.
I did a cute flower design on the pink shoes and then I covered the silver shoes in crystal rhinestones. 
With this technique I can bust out a pair of shoes in about 15 mins!
If you are short on rhinestones, get a cute ribbon make a bow, then rhinestone a button for the center. Hot glue the bow onto the top of the shoe and you are good to go!
I love being able to dress up a pair of plain Old Navy flip flops!
Enjoy!

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17 Comments

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    Jill
    May 10, 2012 at 1:06 pm

    Such a cute idea! Must go to Old Navy now…

    Jill @ Create.Craft.Love.

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    Rae
    May 10, 2012 at 2:32 pm

    so cute, I love the black one!

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    Kendall
    May 10, 2012 at 3:11 pm

    Cute- love the bows!!

    –kendall
    songbirdsandbuttons.blogspot.com

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    Allyson Butler
    May 10, 2012 at 5:43 pm

    Cute! I love this kind of stuff; it’s perfect for coworkers or teachers for a little summer happy!

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    marissa
    May 12, 2012 at 3:54 am

    these are so adorable, what a great idea. I hope you’ll add this to my What We Wore, Read and Made party.

    marissa
    http://raegunwear.blogspot.com

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    southernscraps
    June 2, 2012 at 1:36 am

    Cute idea!

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    tootsie@ thetootsiewootsie
    June 2, 2012 at 5:05 pm

    What a fun Idea!!! Now my husband is going to see me gluing my flip flops and he wont even want to ask! haha!

    http://www.thetootsiewootsie.com

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    Christine@ Projects Around the House
    June 2, 2012 at 8:37 pm

    Love these! Too cute!

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    Minia Rhinestone
    July 24, 2012 at 8:23 am

    Love these tips.
    http://shoesrhinestone.com

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    Just Jaime
    September 9, 2012 at 4:06 am

    So cute! I totally needed this. I finally threw out my rhinestone flip flops so this is just in time!

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    Helen B. @ Blue Eyed Beauty Blog
    October 23, 2012 at 6:05 am

    Cute flip flops!! I really like the black ones with the little bows!

    Helen
    Blue Eyed Beauty Blog

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    hot sale hotfix rhinestone transfers
    November 20, 2013 at 4:28 am

    What a great idea. I LOVE the rhinestone heart. That is awesome. And the wrestling shirt, you will rock when you wear it to tournaments.

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    Jason Pistiner @ Rhinestone Shop
    March 11, 2014 at 3:00 pm

    Hey Mallory and Savannah this is a great DIY project and thank you for using Rhinestone Shop. We love highlighting great ideas and projects like these on our blog. We would love to possibly highlight another one of these great projects on our blog. Please let me know if you might be interested!
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    Pamela
    April 21, 2016 at 2:44 pm

    The flip flops with the bows and rhinestone buttons are so adorable!

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