Happy April 1st aka April Fool's...no mean jokes, ok! ;)
What do you do with an 'ugly' (my personal opinion may differ from your own) pair of thrifted (but new) saddle shoes? You refashion them!!! I picked these up for $4 a few months ago and have finally transformed them into something I'll love wearing.
With a bit of gold acrylic paint and a brush, I've been able to rescue these, and don't metallics just make you happy? They do me :).
Here's the before and after shot:
Wanna see my process of trial and error on getting just the right shade? Hop on over to my blog to check it out!