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Today on Corinne’s Craft Closet, I show you how to bling out a pair of old high heel shoes. No need to pay an arm and a leg for them at the shoe store! OMG SHOES!

I am also giving away a 750 kit of Tulip Iron-on crystals, packs of the 300 count iron-on crystals and one Tulip heat setting tool! To enter the giveaway, leave a comment below telling me why you should be the lucky recipient. Comments will close and the recipient will be picked randomly September 30th, 2011.

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  1. Jennifer says:

    Because I have been eyeing the heat setting tool for a while! Plus I LOVE sparkle :)

  2. Anna says:

    I’ve been thinking about making glittered shoes for a couple of weeks now and the timing of this seems like kismet so I think I should win. Thanks for the giveaway!

  3. Mary says:

    Love these!! I NEED to win because I’m a mom who might be able to sit through one more episode of Curious George if only I had some sparkly heels to look at.

  4. mink says:

    id give to my girl- shes got the major fetish for shiny bling and shoes (*and* shes the crafty one…i just foster her loves and skills)

  5. Sara says:

    I love sparkle on everything. I would love to make a blinged out collar for my dog. I wonder what my sewing machine would look like covered in crystals. Hmmmm….

  6. Jennie says:

    Because I have 4 daughters and we all love bling! :)

  7. Tuesday says:

    Because I’ve never met bling I didn’t want!

  8. Jody says:

    Oh my goodness! I have been pricing these to make my grand daughter a birthday shirt! Now I can make shoes to match. With 7 grand children it would get a lot of use here!
    Thanks for the great giveaway.

  9. Leah says:

    Who doesnt need more sparkle in their life? I would love to make these!!

  10. Cayce says:

    I just about DIED when I saw these!! They are amazing and I am all for bejeweling anything and everything I can get my hands on. I have the most perfect pair of leopard pumps that would look wonderful with a blinged out heel!!!!

  11. Angel Wings says:

    i believe i should be the blessed winner of the giveaway becuase i will make everything bling. All of my designs will need this so i can make money for a good many good causes i support. i Sell my designs and my crafts and that is how i support my charities i help out with becuase i am disabled. I send care packages to our troops and i also support breast cancer awareness because my mother is a breast cancer survivor so that is why i should win the giveaway so i can bling my designs so everyone can shine.i love all your incredible designs and ideas i have many of my own i love to create it is so much fun.
    thank you
    a fellow designer
    Angel

  12. Brenda says:

    I have a daughter getting married and she really wants a pair of those bling shoes!

  13. Stacey says:

    I’m a teacher who’s going back to school soon, and I would love to rock some blinging heels in the classroom! Watch out kids-this teacher’s gonna school you in style :)

  14. Jenny says:

    oooh I’d love to start blinging everything up! Those shoes are the shizzle!

  15. Whit says:

    I have a pair of heels that need some TLC and this is the PERFECT solution. Pick me! Pick me!

  16. Darice says:

    My sister is newly engaged and it would be awesome to help her stay as fashionable as she is but stay within a small wedding budget.

  17. Suzanne Phillips says:

    I would like to win because I have lots of ideas and not much $$$ to spend on stuff like iron on crystals. Thank you.

  18. Sue says:

    I would love to make a friend some sparkly shoes to see if she would giggle or scream with joy.

  19. Jana says:

    Pick me! I’ve been a crafter since I could walk! I am getting married soon, buying a house and love making crafts for friends and family!!! This would help me do what I love while staying in my super strict budget!!!

  20. Ruth says:

    My girls would love sparkly shoes!

  21. rosie says:

    (I tried posting and it gave me an error message, if double posting feel free to delete one)
    I fractured my right ankle and my orthopedist has not cleared me to wear heels. Having this to play with will make the wait shorter and better (and shinier!!)

  22. Dawn says:

    I have been losing weight and replacing my tent sized clothes with more fitted items from thrift stores – these need some serious bling for me to rock out in.

  23. Joanne says:

    GREAT tutorial! I never thought I could work with such small crystals, but you have inspired me! I teach 2 year olds, and all the girls have those blinged out sneakers, and now Mrs. Zeidman is gonna have her own pair!!!

  24. Jenn says:

    OMG! LOVE THE SHOES! So glad that this tutorial was posted. I have really wanted to do a pair like this for myself and wasn’t exactly sure how to do it. LOVE IT! I really need to make a pair now! Thanks so much for sharing!

  25. Safeena says:

    Oh I LOVE what you’ve done with those pumps. I have some very loved Ariat riding boots that go back almost 20 years. They’ve been redyed but as their used for dressup (yeah…) they couldbenefit from a little accessorizing.
    Oh yes that would be wonderful, and with the leftovers, cat collar bling. Eleven collars.

  26. Tracy M. says:

    b/c blinging things is every girls dream! I love those shoes <3

  27. Erica says:

    I’ve been impermanently blinging (i.e. glitter) for years. I’d love the opportunity to really bling!

  28. Sandy says:

    I have a pair of red heels just crying for a little bling! But why stop there, my bike is looking a little boring…

  29. Rena says:

    I love this! I definitely need a little more bling and attitude in my wardrobe. Thanks for the inspiration. (and thanks for the tools??)

  30. Jasmine says:

    Corinne, I don’t specifically need ny crystals, but wanted to say that it’s GREAT to see you back on the interwebs crafting again. I sorely miss Threadbanger from way back in the day. Hey…is that an engagement ring! Mazel Tov! OK. Roger roger, over and out.

  31. Julia says:

    Oh, I could sure use that Tulip kit! I just gave birth to my second boy. I’m forever out-numbered! I need some crystals, ribbon and glitter in my life! Baby Clive might even get crystaled up a bit!

  32. Diane says:

    Love, love this idea. I teach art to Junior High and High School kids and we have decorated running shoes with fabric markers. The kids love to use their creativity on these and I believe that they would go crazy over being able to use “bling” as well!

  33. Katie Z. says:

    Ooooh, I really want to do this to a pair of shoes for my wedding– because unfortunately, real bling means a serious budget! The glittery shoes I fell in love with cost $500, which means it’s either diy or go barefoot for this bride! I promise to post pictures! :D

  34. Jamie says:

    My combat boots would love some bling…

  35. Melissa Harrison says:

    These are so cool!! :D I’ve been looking for some really sparkly heels in the stores, but I cant never seem to find them. :( and i think thats the reason why i should win the gems. But This is a cool DIY tip. And as a major fashionista I must try this! :)

  36. Jane says:

    I’ve got a pair of heels that I never wear. I’ve been trying to come up with a way to revamp them. This is perfect!

  37. TK says:

    I would love to resparkle my tired looking flats!

  38. Brooke says:

    I have two foster sisters that I would love to make soon ADOPTION gifts for :) I would love to bling my converse shoes!
    I keep looking at the heat setting tool in the stores and it looks really easy, I just didnt know if it would really work, but for shoes girl those are rocking! Thanks for the giveaway! SPARKLE on.

  39. Emory says:

    I am dying to bling out my shoes like that, but cant afford anymore craft stuff. Hope you pick me!

  40. Massachuseats says:

    I have the perfect pair of shoes for these! They would look awesome with my rock n roll-esque style :)

  41. Brooke says:

    My reason for winning is I have two foster sisters who we hope to adopt, I would LOVE to bling stuff with them. They are girly girls. I have been looking at the heating tool for a while, didnt know if it would really work. However, those shoes are rock-N!!! I have a pair of converse shoes that really could use some bling. I have my desk at work that would use some bling! I am thinking my phone at work!Thanks for the giveaway. BLING on!

  42. Meghan says:

    I would like to win because I have really really wide feet, and the only shoes I can find to fit me are really boring and plain. These jewels would be awesome. Plus I have 3 little girls that would love to add sparkle to anything and everything they own.

  43. Becky B. says:

    I have a nine year-old daughter and we LOVE bling! We could have so much fun remaking shoes, bags, sunglasses, headbands..the possibilities are endless!! Please pick Hannah and I! :-)

  44. Ivory says:

    I definatley need some massive bling supplies. I had some major ankle surgery a couple years ago and as a result am no longer able to wear anything with even the slightest heel. This combined with my huge/wide feet and the huge ankle brace I have to wear, means I’m stuck with either sneakers or ugly old lady flats. I need to get some blingity prettyness on my shoes

  45. Debbie Daubs says:

    This project is so awesome! I have 5 granddaughters and 2 great-granddaughters. That is a lot of bling bling. They love blinged up clothes, purses, or anything prettied up. After seeing this project I think I am going to bling up an old pair of MY SHOES! Love it. Thanks for sharing. Debbie

  46. amanda says:

    I love your shoes!!! I need to be the winner since I love shoes and I’m a missionary on the US with a budget!! :)

  47. LMG says:

    Because I am, as my grandmother would say, “needlessly careless with my things” (and a complete klutz), I recently punctured the platform on a shiny new pair of red patent heels ON THE FIRST WEAR. Clearly, I need something to rectify my needless carelessness, and this would do the trick!

  48. Megan M says:

    OMG… LOVE this tool. All the blinging I could imagine.

  49. Agnes N says:

    My friend and I are want to dress up as blinged-out Lolitas next year at Anime North- we already have our shoes picked out but are in desperate need of some blinging materials to jazz them up- this would be PERFECT!! Thanks for the tutorial :)

  50. Angela says:

    I love shoes! And of course i love to craft! I would love to own some Louboutins but I cant quite afford them on a college girl’s budget. I own more than 50 pairs of shoes and would love to bedazzle them so they look new! Please pick me!

  51. Angela says:

    I love shoes! And of course i love to craft! I would love to own some Louboutins but I cant quite afford them on a college girl’s budget. I own more than 50 pairs of shoes and would love to bedazzle them so they look new! Please pick me!

  52. Margaret says:

    I would love a pair of sparkley shoes, plus I already have the shoes!

  53. Randi Nemeroff says:

    I would love to win this because I was asked to be the maid of honor at my fiance’s sister’s wedding, and I’d love to be able to make her shoes and mine look this awesome! I love doing crafty things, and this would be a nice little gift from me to her.. THanks for considering me!

  54. Sara says:

    LOVE this idea, and I have the perfect pair of shoes that are begging to be bedazzled. I don’t think I can find any of these products where i’m from so pleeaaseee pick me :)

  55. Jeanne Smith says:

    What a fun pair of shoes! I would love to be able to bling up a pair of little girl shoes and then donate them to a charity for some lucky young lady!We have so many homeless children here in Central Florida and just a simple act of donating a pair of shoes would brighten some child’s day!

  56. Ntina says:

    this project is awesome! i would really love to have that tool! the things you can do with it are endless!!!

  57. Ginnie says:

    My granddaughter and I just watched the video and decided that we need bling on just about everything around here! Thanks for the opportunity to win some.

  58. Susan says:

    I love this idea! I want to try it. Thanks for posting the video :-)

  59. Barb Smith says:

    I was just thinking of giving my old shoes to goodwill. Am definetly rethinking that. Anything with a heel and platform will stay. thank you

  60. Courtney says:

    Gorgeous! Great idea!

  61. Courtney says:

    Gorgeous! Would love to bling up some shoes. I don’t own a heat setter, so this would be perfect!

  62. Erika says:

    Lovely video. I have just posted this video on my shoe blog share with my readers. I’m also thinking of opening an Esty store. Thanks for the inspiration!
    Erika
    http://www.FrenchiesAddictions.com

  63. georgia stewart says:

    what a fab tutorial , ia m so in need of some blong, i am a mom to five yes 5 boys and the only girl and i have finally graduated the last son and now i am ready to girly fie my wardrobe and add some sparkle and shine and this prize would so sparkle up my old and dreary heels , favorite top and a new pair of jeans that is simple and plain, , thanks so much and have a pink rainbow day
    georgia from ohio

  64. georgia stewart says:

    what a fab tutorial , ia m so in need of some blong, i am a mom to five yes 5 boys and the only girl and i have finally graduated the last son and now i am ready to girly fie my wardrobe and add some sparkle and shine and this prize would so sparkle up my old and dreary heels , favorite top and a new pair of jeans that is simple and plain, , thanks so much and have a pink rainbow day
    georgia from ohio

  65. Sara says:

    I’ve confessed on my blog before about having a crush on glitter, well anything that sparkles and shines really. I’d be gushing with brightness if I won the kit! By the way, I like how you balanced the bling on your shoes without being gaudy.

  66. Mugdha says:

    I’d love the kit because I can’t afford nearly as many crafty tools as I would like. :x

  67. Gina says:

    I should win this kit because I was running out of ideas for what to wear to the next PTA meeting!

  68. eileen says:

    I should win because my shoes are dumpy and I need to bling them out. Besides, I have a teenage daughter who is just coming into the bling thing…

  69. Sherry says:

    I am the Queen of Bling and I would love this kit. What an awesome video and product.

  70. Kaila says:

    This is such a fabulous idea! I’m in love! <3 I would love to win this kit because I wear everything bling and these would match perfectly! :) they are just too darn expensive to buy already made! Great job, you rock!

  71. Stephanie says:

    I want these! I’m a shoe addict and a craft addict. However, as a stay at home mom and military wife, I just don’t have the funds to get shoes like these (or many things for myself at all, let’s face it). I think I would even go a step further and bling out the heel! I craft all the time, and I’m constantly making my own things or re-purposing old things so that I can have things that look amazing but don’t cost a lot. I would LOVE to win this kit so that my crafting addiction can just expand and my wardrobe can get better! Thanks!
    creationsalamode.blogspot.com

  72. syd says:

    because i love bling :)

  73. Wendy says:

    I loved this tutorial, the shoes are way way awesome! I would love to win the bling so that I too, could rock the blingy bling shoes :)

  74. Michelle Balletti says:

    why should I win? I would love to win because I need some DIY sexiness!!

  75. Michelle Balletti says:

    I should win because I need some DIY sexiness that I could “win” instead of “purchase” since we are a one-income family!!

  76. Candi says:

    Blinging on a budget would be sweeet! :)

  77. Candi says:

    I would love to be able to bling out something on my budget and this would help sooooo much!

  78. Maggie says:

    I would love love love to do this to the bottom edge of my wedding shoes!! Ive been trying to think of something to make them a little more “me” and this would be the perfect way!! What a great giveaway!

  79. Maggie says:

    I would love love love to do this to the bottom edge of my wedding shoes!! Ive been trying to think of something to make them a little more “me” and this would be the perfect way!! What a great giveaway!

  80. Heather says:

    I am a mom of two little boys, and I need to get my bling back! I was Miss Glitter in high school, and I still love anything sparkly.

  81. Staci Fields says:

    I love those shoes! I really want to make my own with this kit. :)

  82. Staci says:

    I love those shoes and am dying to make my own!

  83. samantha robie says:

    I love anything that sparkles. Brings out the happiness in everyone that sees any sparkling. I would love to make the shoes and see the sparkle in my sisters eyes. I would also love to bling out my dogs collars. Wouldn’t they look fab!!

  84. tiffany says:

    OMG! This is genius! I would love to win this! I would bedazzle everything!

  85. christine says:

    I should win because I am a grandma of 13 grandkids and still have enough Sexy in me go and go but I could always use more to put the exclamation after Sexy.

  86. tara cone says:

    OMG- CANT WAIT TO USE THIS IDEA ON MY SOFA AND HUGE HEEL CHAIR! I AM READY TO ROCK THIS OUT! THANKS FOR THE IDEA!!!
    LOVE AND BLING TO YOU!!!

  87. herve leger says:

    Amazing write-up! This could aid plenty of people find out more about this particular issue. Are you keen to integrate video clips coupled with these? It would absolutely help out. Your conclusion was spot on and thanks to you; I probably won’t have to describe everything to my pals. I can simply direct them here!

  88. Vintage Renewal says:

    I love it girl! Great job!

  89. Jan Carraway Chavez says:

    I am new to the world of “Bling”!! So what better way to get started that with the wonderful world of Tulip products??!!
    Thank you for this opportunity!
    Jan Chavez

  90. minnie moonstone says:

    Wow! My feet are aching for the Bling treatment!
    Delighted to see Altered Shoes making it at last.

  91. minnie moonstone says:

    Wow! My feet are aching for the Bling treatment!
    Delighted to see Altered Shoes making it at last.

  92. Elisa says:

    I want to bling out this cute black purse that I have that is slightly too boring. I wonder if this would work on jeans too :)
    Yeah bling!!!

  93. tobi says:

    i love to win to meet a societal need.

  94. tobi says:

    i love to win to meet a societal need.

  95. tobi says:

    i’ll love to win to meet the societal need

  96. Kris says:

    First, i came across this online shop http://www.crystalsrus.com with lots of sparkly blings then some craft DIY tutorials sites about blings and now came across your DIY Shoe Bling and now i am hook up with this idea. I’m so doing this. Love the shoes. Very elegant! This is so in with fashionista’s out there.

  97. Anna says:

    Long ago, in my teenage years, I use to ‘bling’ my blue jeans with beads and sequence. I learned to do this on my own and it made the other popular girls a bit jealous. Now I see that I can use iron-on crystals and a heating tool. How nice it that! Thanks for the idea.

  98. Alice says:

    I would love too win this,it will help me bling up my Paparazzi Jewelry displays. Too be honest I never really win anything like this.All in all I’m a grandma and I still blingThis would be something new to make the others think,how much this really means to me.Plus I love working in crafts and from home.Lets bling together….. :)

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