You have seen me do color blocking before.. and yes it was the same colors.. .that is all because Nico and I are part of a car club called MFest and those are the colors.
Well this year it is memorial weekend, and it is going to be super hot and I am also old enough this year to go to the club events which means I have to wear heels more than I did the last time we went. So I wanted some comfy shoes to wear while we walk the event.
I started at the toe with the black as I thought the other colors would bleed down and you wouldn't be able to tell as much. Once I got a nice coverage of black I went for the red while still holding the shoe up to prevent the red from going to the back. The last color the yellow was the trickiest. I found that letting it sit on a level surface was the best way to get the yellow to soak in without blending with the other colors.
After I thoroughly saturated the shoes I let them rest overnight to soak up as much as the dye as possible. I then rinsed them with a bit of water and placed them in the washer.
I left them to dry outside once they were done washing. They turned out pretty good for a $5 pair of shoes...there may be a bit of dye on the sole but no one but me will criticize it!
I think I may try to do something like this again, it was fun!