CraftsKidsSewingShoes. April 4th, 2024

35 DIY Ideas – How to Make Baby Shoes?

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You’re baby is unique and so should be there baby booties. Make cute and comfy baby shoes. There are tutorials on how to make shoes for babies. You can use different materials like fabric, wool, and leather. Cotton fabric are ideal for sensitive skin besides suede and rubber are also good options.

These styles for handmade baby booties are perfect to match with baby clothes. You can easily follow the free sewing patterns to make baby sandals even if you don’t sew or are a beginner. The reversible home baby shoes are easily to DIY without sewing machine. With a few simple steps and instructions you can make baby footwear matching to their dress like baby boots, sneakers, and baby moccasins.

They are super easy, I bet you will love these baby shoe ideas. There are a variety of stores like Spoonflower and Joann that offer beautiful fabric options to sew fabric baby shoes.

How To Make Baby Shoes

For you convenience we have categorized these DIY ideas by gender and material. You will find fabric baby shoes for girls and boys. Leather baby footwear ideas for girls and boys and lastly some creative gender neutral ideas for baby feet that are comfortable to wear at home. Finally, my best recommendations for buying boutique baby shoes.

To make these shoes you can use cotton, polyester or wool for adding padding for shoe sole. Nylon and Synthetic materials should be tested first to ensure they are ok for your child’s sensitive skin. I recommend making shoes with 100% cotton fabric for home.

How to make baby shoes that are cute and comfy

Best Boutique Baby Shoes


Leather bottom crochet booties from Etsy.


Crochet baby shoe pattern from Etsy.


Crochet bunny baby socks pattern from Etsy.


Organic cotton soft sole penguin toddler shoes from Etsy.


Flax linen and lace baby booties from Etsy.


Girl Christening Shoes for Baptism from Etsy.


Organic crawling shoes with name from Etsy.

Make Fabric Baby Shoes for girls

From Mary Jane style to ballet shoes, we got you covered with extraordinary ideas.

DIY Mary Jane inspired baby shoes

Repurpose basic white shoes as DIY gold tip baby mary janes.

baby booties

Sewing pattern to DIY lace booties easy tutorial.

Non slip booties for newborn, prewalk toddlers from Etsy.

baby shoes fabric rosette

Purchase your favorite fabric and sew easy to wear Fabric Rosette Shoes.

Buy Daisy Fabric Girl Shoes from Etsy.

baby ballet shoes

 Baby Ballet Shoes with velvet material and ribbon will look adorable anytime.

Dust pink velvet shoes from Etsy.

cute baby girl shoes

 Handmade fabric shoe

red baby shoes

 Red Baby Slippers Tutorial with ruffles and cute floral add ons.

cute baby shoes

Beginner Mary Jane Shoe Pattern using cute floral fabric.

cute baby shoes making

 Cloth shoes sewing pattern with foam base and interfacing to stiffen fabric.

DIY mary jane baby shoes

DIY Mary Jane Shoes an easy tutorial for non-sew people.

Simply revamp white shoes with paint and felt additions.

How to make baby sandals

How to make barefoot baby sandals

Barefoot sandals from Etsy.

Making baby shoes with bows and ruffles

Making shoes from thrifted purses

This is a great idea to recycle old purses made with fabric or leather.

baby shoes with patterns

Baby Moccasins Free Pattern with Tutorial

Make these cute footwear with fabric, felt and leather.

Buy Baby Moccasins from Etsy.

Make Leather Baby Footwear for girls

Leather shoes are stylish options with flexible and elastic properties. They are strong and sturdy that makes them ideal for outdoor use.

baby footwear

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baby leather shoes tutorial

DIY Leather Booties Free Template

baby girl sandals made with faux leather

DIY baby girl sandals

Beautiful Leather baby sandals with bow from Etsy.

Make Fabric Baby Footwear for boys

little man shoes

 Little Man Shoes Tutorial

Adorable forest animal baby shoes from Etsy.

Make Leather Baby Shoes for boys

Baby moccasins

Make baby moccasins

felt baby shoes

Easy to slip on Felt Shoes.

DIY leather superhero booties

DIY baby superhero shoes

Get soft sole baby shoes from Etsy.

leather baby boy boots

Leather Baby Boy Boots that are modern with free pattern and tutorial.

Handsome Fur sole baby boots from Etsy.

DIY leather baby boy sandals

Baby boy faux leather sandals

Buy similar Leather baby sandals from Etsy.

Make gender neutral baby shoes

Reversible fabric baby footwear

 Reversible fabric shoes

baby fabric shoe

 Beautiful Baby Cloth Shoe

free pattern for baby shoes

 Cloth baby sneakers with free pattern

baby boy footwear

 Soft Shoe Pattern & Tutorial

These shoe ideas and tutorials are not only adorable but easy to make and comfy on baby’s feet. These softies are made out of cotton fabric, felt, leather, velvet and soft cloth. You can gift these little handmade booties to your family and friend’s babies or make for your own little ones. I hope you will find inspiration through these ideas. The best part is these patterns are free to download and use for personal use. Enjoy!

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