How to Dye Prom Shoes

Matching shoes to your formal gown can have you running from store to store. Custom-dye your footwear to match your ensemble.

You will need

  • Newspaper
  • White tissue paper
  • Shoes made of white
  • dyeable fabric
  • Shoe dye
  • Latex gloves

Step 1 Lay out newspaper Spread newspaper on the floor or surface that you will be dyeing the shoes on.

Step 2 Fill shoes with tissue Fill the shoes with crumpled white tissue paper so that they retain their shape while dyeing.

Step 3 Prepare dye Prepare the dye according to package directions.

Step 4 Put on gloves and apply Put on latex gloves and apply the dye to the shoes.

Step 5 Allow to dry Allow the shoes to dry thoroughly in an area away from direct sunlight before wearing them out for a night dancing and fun.