Prepare homemade or store-bought slippers for the holidays with the addition of bells. Following a European custom, we have filled ours with presents.
Photography: Stephen Lewis
Martha Stewart Living, December 2001
- Trace templates onto two pieces of felt
- Cut the traced templates out of the felt (for a scalloped upper, use scallop-edge scissors to cut out inner curve on U-shaped piece, or hole punch a pattern around upper if desired).
- Sew from midpoint of toe of upper and sole to midpoint of heel. Repeat on other side.
- Trim extra felt.
- Embroider swag design with embroidery thread or sew on bows.
- Sew on bells.
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