July 4th Flip-Flops

Materials

  • Red purchased flip-flops
  • Creative Hands text-UR Foam Stars: Blue Wave, 3”, two; White Bumpy, 2-3/8”, four; Blue Wave Foam Sheet
  • Creative Hands Red Star Stickers, 1-1/2”, two
  • White grosgrain ribbon, 7/8”-wide, 10” lengths, four
  • Patriotic print ribbon, two designs, 1/4”-wide

Tools

  • Beacon Adhesives Fabri-Tac Permanent Adhesive

Basic Supplies

scissors, ruler

Directions

STEP 1

  • Adhere one end of white ribbon onto bottom of strap on flip-flop. Beginning at bottom, wrap ribbon around straps, overlapping edges. Adhere end of ribbon at top of strap. Let dry. Repeat for other strap. Repeat for remaining flip-flop.

STEP 2

  • Cut four 1/4”x5” strips from Blue Wave foam. Adhere each strip on top of white ribbon on straps; let dry. Adjust length as needed.

STEP 3

  • Cut four 5” lengths from two kinds of patriotic print ribbon. Tie two different lengths together with knot on center; adhere lengths on center of flip-flop straps.

STEP 4

  • Adhere White Bumpy stars on blue stars; press red star stickers on white stars.

STEP 5

  • Adhere remaining white stars on heel of flip-flop. Let dry.

Tip

  • 1. Visit your local dollar store for inexpensive flip-flops in a variety of colors.
by Linda Valentino
July 4th Flip-Flops
July 4th Flip-Flops