TOOLS & MATERIALS: espadrilles, scrap of denim or denim patch, paper for patternmaking, scissors, straight pins, needle + thread

INSTRUCTIONS: Step 1: Make triangle pattern from pattern paper to suit dimensions of espadrille. (For reference, we cut our triangle approximately 3” across.) Step 2: Cut out four triangles from denim (two for the front of the espadrilles and two for the back). Step 3: Pin first triangle in place on top of espadrille. Step 4: Thread needle and blind stitch around triangle to secure to top of espadrille. Step 5: Repeat for triangle on back of espadrille. Step 6: Repeat steps 3 through 5 for other espadrille. Spot clean.