Paint hearts on the back of your wedding shoes #Fashion DIY#diy shoes#LGBT#shoes#steal-this-idea#sweden May 9 | Ariel Meadow Stallings offbeatariel Photo by Emmi-Sabina Forsberg of 2brides.se So you say you can't find the perfect shoes for your wedding? Do like Offbeat Bride reader Fichterleen did and paint some hearts on your old used shoes! They're actually a used pair of "rock'n'roll" heels by T.U.K that I picked up in a Goodwill store for cheap. I didn't like the prints on them and they didn't fit with our cherry blossom themed wedding, so I just painted on some flowers and leaves and, since I had paint left and was bored, I added hearts in the back too ;D Brilliant, right? We've featured lots of painted wedding shoes on Offbeat Bride, but the heart on the back of the heels is just beyond adorable. Almost as "beyond adorable" as Fichterleen and her new wife: Photo by Martina Reporter Name * Reporter Email * Original text Enter the original text here. Edited text* Enter your suggested copyedit here. Notes You can add a note for the editor here. * Required information. Fix Typo Ariel Meadow Stallings Author of Offbeat Bride: Creative Alternatives for Independent Brides, Ariel acts as the publisher of all the Offbeat Empire websites. She lives, loves, and dorks out hard in Seattle, WA. @offbeatariel @offbeatbride PREVIOUS How come the cold and grey UK gets all the hot weddings? NEXT Wedding vows for blended families: Kids say, "We do, too!" Show/Hide comments [ 5 ] i did this! too bad the wedding didn't end up happening. at the time i was engaged to an irishman, and we were both baristas at starbucks. i found a pair of leather mary janes at goodwill, roughed up the finish with fine grit sandpaper, and painted them iridescent violet with textile paint from AC Moore. the heels were wood wedges, so i used wood paint pens (also from AC Moore) to do a claddagh on one heel and a claddagh with a starbucks siren crown on the other. i'll see if i can find my how-to photos when i get home. (: 1 agrees Reply Oh wow! We put tiny blue hearts on the inside of my daughter's heels last Saturday! Reply Soooo adorable and awesome! Matches the awesome bride! 😀 Reply As usual we are mega impressed by your brides' creativity! Reply Like, the hearts are totes adorbs. BUT THAT POLKA DOT DRESS. Dreamboat! Reply Join the conversation Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy. Biz owners & wedding bloggers Please just use your real name in your comment, not your business name or blog title. Our comments are not the place to pimp your website. If you want to promote your stuff on Offbeat Bride, join us as an advertiser instead.