Kick around in this pawsitively purrfect pair of cat shoes, custom-made using the Cricut® Explore Air 2 machine.

Updated May 21, 2018
cricut cat white keds shoes
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For a baby, make a complete outfit with matching onesie and leggings. Note: We recommend cutting out a scrap piece of paper to test sizing on your pair of shoes. 

For more ideas, scroll through our entire collection of Shoe and Slipper Crafts.

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What you need

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How to do it

Part 1

Step 1

Design and cut iron-on: Follow the project link to Design Space®. If necessary, click "Customize," and use the resizing tools and the basic shapes in the Edit panel to weld and slice to best fit your shoes. (Tip: If you are unfamiliar with Design Space basics, check out the links in the "More Help" section.)

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Step 2

Select "Mirror On," then click "Continue," or "Make It."

Step 3

Cut a 12-by-6-inch piece of Iron-on Lite and place it film-side down onto the Standard Grip mat.

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Step 4

Follow the prompts to load the machine. Set SmartSet Dial to "Iron-on." Load Fine-Point Blade in Clamp B. Load mat and press the Load/Unload button.

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Step 5

Press the flashing "Go" button, and cut! Unload the mat. Remove the film from the cutting mat. Against a firm and protected surface, use the Weeder from the Basic Tool Set to remove the negative film from the backer (the film "positive" should remain on the backer). (Tip: Gently poke the material to lift or scrape away.)

Step 6

Assemble: Separate the cat designs and cut away excess film. Test fit the designs against your pair of shoes. Trim by hand if necessary.

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Step 7

Follow the ironing instructions included with the Iron-on Lite packaging to adhere the material to each shoe. (Tip: You can learn more about Iron-on application at help.cricut.com.)

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