With summer here, and some of the quarantine restrictions lifting, it’s time to get outside again! Put a spring in your step with some canvas shoes, and up it a notch by decorating them. A white pair can be decorated to match your outfit or a party theme. Check out these fun ways to decorate your canvas shoes and try one today.

Any of these fun canvas shoe crafts could be done by adults or children provided they are supervised. Depending on the age of the child, they may need a little bit of help with a few of the steps. But, these crafts would be a fun way to keep the kids occupied for a few hours this summer.

DIY Sharpie Tie Dye Shoes

If you’ve ever wondered how to tie-dye canvas shoes, check out this simple tutorial. Using Sharpie markers you will Tie-Dye your canvas shoes with bright, geometric tie-dye designs. I really love that they look just like my favorite tie-dye shirt. Get the full directions here.

Retro Style Painted Canvas Shoes

If you love to paint, why not paint your favorite pair of canvas shoes? These gorgeous shoes have a fun blue and green retro design that’s been painted on using stencils. The results are stunning and it looks easy enough for even a beginner to do. Check it out here.

DIY Glitter Stenciled Sneakers

These DIY glitter stencils sneakers definitely make a statement. The metallic gold paint really makes them stand out. Best of all, you can use any type of stencil to change the design when you decorate your canvas sneakers. Find out how to make this design.

Fabric Accent Canvas Shoes

If you have a particular type of fabric you want to match to your outfit, these fun canvas shoes would be an easy way to do that. You can accent the tongue of your canvas shoes so it contrasts or matches the rest of the shoe or your favorite outfit. Learn how to make this craft.

DIY Rhinestone Sparkly Sneakers

If you are all about the bling, why not decorate your canvas shoes with rhinestones? You can use any color rhinestones in any pattern you like. So you will want to make several pairs to match every outfit. Find out how to make these gorgeous sneakers right here.

For even more fun, why not buy new shoe laces in fun colors and designs to match your newly decorated canvas shoes?