Not sure if I will ever use this idea, but I DO love duct tape: (DIY :: How to make duct tape boots for Halloween costumes ( http://sugarnspicecreations.blogspot.ca/2010/10/costume-party-musketeers-part-6.html )
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Amazing duct tape shoes and fabulous countertops..... - Jennifer Rizzo
American Girl Doll Duct Tape Shoes
How to Make Tom's Like Shoes for American Girl Dolls Using Duct Tape Great Tutorial! I actually love it especially the fact that my daughter can make it herself because it’s really easy. They are very cute, too.
Several different shoe patterns using duct tape.
More Duct Tape Shoes Ideas for American Girl Dolls, soo cute!!!