Originally Posted by prleaf
hey maxine - time to get out your crochet hook
just do this where you want the embellishment . . . skinny strips of fabric also work great . . . or use fishing line for the invisible look!
if this young girl can do it - you can too! http://www.ehow.com/video_4468282_ma...lip-flops.html
with this method - i don't think you'd have to wrap the back strap . . . unless i'm not picturing in my muddled mind what you're trying to do!
edit - hahah - just saw the pic you attached . . . you could start this just above where the 2 straps meet in light pink . . .
You and I share similar art/craft backgrounds (basketweaving [had to take this to get my master's, it was difficult!] pottery, rug hooking, needlepoint, yadda yadda yadda) but crocheting is something that I haven't really done.
The problem is, I really don't want to wrap the entire strap area because if I do, there is a big possibility she won't wear them then. She doesn't want the ribbon against her skin.
I did order a tube of the flip flop glue so I'm anxious to see how that goes (thank you for sharing that)