DIY Cherry Sandals Tutorial from Fashionrolla. You can use large wooden beads for the cherries. If you sew on leather, denim, plastic etc… make sure you have the right needle - and more than one. I can’t tell you how many I’ve broken in the middle of a project. For more sandal restyles including barefoot sandals go here: truebluemeandyou.tumblr.com/tagged/sandals
DIY Shiny Flower Party Shoes Tutorial and Template from Make My Lemonade. Skill level: Beginner. I translated from French to English using Chrome.
DIY Elastic and Beads Barefoot Sandals from Postitively Splendid. This is such an easy DIY that kids can do most of the work.
For a roundup of barefoot sandals go here. *Download patterns you like because they may not be available tomorrow.