How to Sew slippers

by Nichelle Coleman

These slippers are easy to make and are a great craft for kids.

Items you will need

  • Thick foam cardboard
  • Fabric: 35 inches x 20 inches
  • Binding
  • Needle
  • Thread
  • Binding -1/2 inch


Step 1

Trace around both of your feet on the cardboard.

Step 2

Cut out the drawings.

Step 3

Place the cardboard on the fabric and cut four pieces in the shape of the cardboard.

Step 4

Place each cardboard piece in between two pieces of fabric and stitch around the edges.

Step 5

Cut two 18 inch x 4 inch pieces of fabric for the straps and press in half lengthways. Stitch along the edges.

Step 6

Place straps crossways on each foot piece and stitch along edges.

Step 7

Stitch binding along the outer edges of each foot piece.

About the Author

Nichelle Coleman began writing professionally in 2005 and has contributed to professional sites, including and LIVESTRONG. With a Bachelor of Arts in journalism and a master's in technical communication, she helps software companies create training documentation. She specializes in technical, educational and business topics.