How to cast a model foot from an alginate mould.  Note: this is not a proper last as a last is not an exact copy of a foot.  But I do think this could be helpful for projects like making greaves.  The biggest fault I see here is that he casts without bearing a normal load on the foot which, of course, drastically changes the shape of the foot.

How to cast a model foot from an alginate mould. Note: this is not a proper…

TUTORIAL! Construction of a Foot Mold using a casting sock (specially designed to make shoe lasts), but I wonder if the same can be done using a regular cotton sock and some Plaster of Paris, kinda what doctors do to set a broken bone. After removing the cast, fill with Plaster of Paris to make a perfect copy of your feet.

Construction of a Foot Mold using a casting sock (specially designed to make shoe lasts)

Duct Tape or Gaffer Tape can be used very effectively to create Custom Made Shoe Lasts on which you can make felted Slippers or Boots  This tutorial provides a step by step guide on how to make them.

How to Make Duct Tape Shoe Lasts for Wet Felted Boots or Slippers

From Hub Pages Arts and Crafts FINALLY! How to make Duck Tape Shoe Lasts on which to create Wet Felted Slippers or Boots

The first step is to make a shoe last which is like a dress for for your foot. She shows you two ways to make your lasts. I didn't like either way so I decided to do it the sewers way and make "duct tape doubles" of my feet.

Making shoes starting with duct tape doubles -maybe a way to make boots that a) fit and b) don't cost a years worth of college

This is a step by step wet felting tutorial is for beginner to advanced felt makers.  These easy slippers are made using aqua shoes instead of shoe lasts.  No need to buy expensive shoe lasts anymore.

How to Make Wet-Felted Slippers: An Easy Free Tutorial

This is a great wet felting tutorial for beginner to advanced felt makers. This method utilizes an aqua shoe to felt on. It so easy that even a child could be taught to make these cute felt slippers.

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