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DIY "Star Wars" Heels Are The Shoes You're Looking For

Save the galaxy in style. Mikeasaurus will help you turn a pair of Mary Jane's into custom light-up R2-D2 fashion.

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What You'll Need:


•1x button cell battery holder

•1x 3V coin cell battery (mine was CR20163)

•2x identical R2D2 toy action figures (about $8 each)

•white shoes in desired size (mine were free)

•1x SPST (or SPDT) switch

•2x 5mm red blinky LEDs

•2x 5mm LED holders

•2x mini flashlights - lenses only ($1 each)

•1/4" - 20 threaded rod

•2x 1/4" - 20 hex nuts

•2-3mm blue foam sheets ($1 each)

•sunglasses (mine were $1)

•thin-gauge wire

•heat-shrink tubing


•MIG welder

•soldering iron

•propane torch

•rotary tool

•elecric drill

•rubber cement

•foam glue

•2-part epoxy (extra strength - not "quick setting")

•white spray paint

Got your supplies? You're all set! Head over to Mikeasurus's Instructables page for step-by-step instructions.

While you're there, make sure to make yourself a pair of his Dinosaur Heels too!

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