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Pom-Pom Flip-Flops

Dress up standard summer flip-flops with these whimsical decorations. 

Created By: Ariana Phillips


  • Flip-flops
  • Cardboard
  • Yarn
  • Waxed twine
  • Scissors


  1. Step 1

    Cut a 1-by-2-inch rectangle from cardboard. Wrap strands of novelty and colored yarns around rectangle.

  2. Step 2

    Slip waxed twine along 1 long side of cardboard, under yarn, and knot to secure. Cut yarn on opposite side.

  3. Step 3

    Fluff cut ends of yarn to form a pom-pom, and trim as needed. Repeat to make another pom-pom. 

  4. Step 4

    To attach the adornments, tie the waxed twine tightly to your flip-flops.

Martha Stewart Living, July 2008

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