New Metal Shoe Designs

8 years, 11 months ago 42

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I’m adding more designs to the Enchanted Doll line of cast metal footwear. I call this style Marie-Antoinette. These are Cast in bronze.

Marie-Antoinettes from left to right: MACAROON – 24k gold plate and synthetic enamel finish, in the middle CLASSIC BLUE – silver plate with black patina finish and on the right is WARM LAVENDER – bronze cast with satin finish.

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I’ve been wanting to make slippers in this 17th century/Rococo style for months, but had to put it off and off and off until I just couldn’t wait anymore.

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Some more experiments are needed with different enamel colors and finishes, but i’m already quite infatuated with these.

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I’d also like to see how they can be accessorized and which of these styles can be made available to order.

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I love the enameled look, but it’s quite a challenge to apply. If there is enough interest in them, they may become available for orders occasionally. I donno yet. So far, only the creative part of the shoes has been done. Sill need to figure out the logistics of orders.

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I’ll be announcing more information about Marie-Antoinettes, such as the price and wait-listing in a bit, meanwhile, stay tuned for more photos. And more shoes.

Yummy?

42 Responses

  1. MissLK says:

    Delicious indeed especially the pink enamel macaron!

    Do they fit your resin girls, too?

  2. MigMig says:

    Very yummy – can I ask for seconds?
    I just cannot imagine how you were able to make something so dainty and ornamental – these are jewelery, not dolls’ shoes.

  3. Jenny H says:

    These are divine!!!

  4. noxy says:

    They’re so pretty! I adore the pink ones, but all of them are just lovely. LOVELY! Can’t wait to see more pictures!!!

  5. Biscuitbear says:

    Oh dear, too yummy for words. I’m in love with the pink ones, and with a name like Macaroon, who could resist them? Next favorite are the golden ones, I can imagine all sorts of outfits to go with these…yummy yummy yummy!

  6. Jayne says:

    Oh yes, definately yummy!
    Again, you excel yourself.
    I don’t usually like pink, but those pink shoes are absoutely gorgeous. :)

  7. Manü says:

    wow Marina, excellent work as always they are very beautiful.Congratulations

  8. The Old Maid says:

    I have to say that the ones you wrote they needed more work are the prettiest! Love the pink ones.
    Hmm pity you don’t make them 1:1 size…;) Though probably would be very heavy ;)
    As much as I love your metal works I have to say: next great work Marina!:)

  9. Annina says:

    mmmh yummy *eats them all* :D
    oooh lovely, i am so impatiently waiting on that accessory waiting list, i hope you will do a batch soon, my girl needs a crown!!

  10. ~Jenny~ says:

    Definitely yummy. I love shoes and in the size of an Enchanted doll feet, it’s adorable.

  11. Crystal says:

    Love those pink shoes! Can’t wait to see assorted colors! With matching tiara! yah!

  12. Jayne Wourms says:

    I so need these shoes, I can’t wait!!!

  13. Suok69 says:

    Just gorgeous!!!

  14. Hazel says:

    Macaron, indeed! How adorable! Yum!

  15. Marina please stop, you are getting my insides very anxious.Before the shoes I would have to own a ED to put them on and I so do not see that for the near futur.

    Please give me hope on the possibility on a ressin ED. They say we need to visualize, I can see her, touch her in my mind, but I feel her to be so many moons away.

    From a wishfull fan sending you loads of energy. Until then….. The classic blue and silver are to die for!!!

  16. Eva says:

    Yummy? Are you kidding? These are so delicious I could practically eat the picture off my computer screen! :P

  17. Eiko says:

    Such a lovely design.

    If they do become available for order, how much would you ask for them?

  18. Annina says:

    are the pink one’s Chads favourites? :D
    ah i keep coming back to look at them, they are so amazing.
    i would want either silver ones with patina, or 24k goldplate, without any enameling. just so exquisite!

  19. YUMMY!!!

    You asked for a show of interest so here it is: I’m interested!

    They are definitely yummy, I'[m even more impressed that you managed to plate bronze, It’s very tricky, needing to be nickel and/or copper plated first for the silver plating on top to adhere.

  20. Anne (UK) says:

    I love them all but my favourite pair have to be the pink ones!

  21. Leah says:

    Oooooooh! They’re so PRETTY! My faves are the gold and lilac, and the silver and blue :3
    Wish I had shoes like that is real life XD

  22. David (Candle) says:

    Oh Marina,
    Very detailed and elegant! These are stunning little works of art. Thank you for sharing the unveiling.

  23. Orangey says:

    Oooh, these are beautiful! The pink ones look good enough to eat, that pink color is so pretty. I really like the actual photography too, wonderful photos.

  24. kelly says:

    When should we bombard you with emails for a waiting list?

  25. Marina says:

    I’ll let you guys know when. Soon, I imagine.

  26. Annina says:

    but us other people on the accessory waiting list can still get something too? (you put me on it last may i think)
    i have my mind set on a crown.
    or will these new shoes have their own waiting list?

  27. Marina says:

    At the moment I’m trying to figure out which accessory items to make available to order, including shoes and possibly crowns. I’m trying to find a way to make as many people happy as possible.
    It’s hard sometimes.

  28. Annina says:

    i’m sorry Marina. will await your decision and hopefully be around when you take orders.
    i vote for the Banshee crown as i love it, i think it would look great on a doll together with these new shoes.

  29. MollyTheWanderer says:

    When I am rich and can afford an Enchanted Doll, I expect to be able to order a pair of shoes for her. These are gorgeous.

  30. Kimmi says:

    Marina these are beautiful :) I’m just happy that you’re even here creating art, I love everything you make. So I suppose that’s one less person you have to worry about making happy :D As long as it’s making you happy too. It’s your life and your art, after all.

  31. Jayne Wourms says:

    Yes please, shoes and crowns would be magnificent! The pink shoes are pure divinity as are they all.

  32. Astera says:

    So yummy I might make an indigestion (but stay in shape and keep my cholesterol under control, thank you)! Are these new shoes somewhat related to the Olga Larina’s ones?

  33. giperborea says:

    Awesome shoes! No doll yet to put them on ((( Dear Marina, when will you reveal more details/news about the Resin line?

  34. Jayne Wourms says:

    Just having another look….I think I may be at quick peek x 100 already!

  35. Kelly says:

    Marina, It’s awesome you are so in demand, I hope it’s not a bittersweet thing for you.

    I may never have one of your dolls but I adore the accessories on their own. I was able to buy a pair of silver slippers thru the forum and they’re precious.

  36. gg says:

    ild love to see evern higher heel platforms ala alexander mcqueen – i guess thats just the shoe enthusiast in me
    -love them!!!

  37. Ariel says:

    Oh, these are unbelievably lovely. They’re so delicate and precious, I love these cloisonne jewels.

    Once you’ve cloned yourself Marina, then you’ll be able to make all dolls and accessories for all comers. Meanwhile, can I go on the waitlist for…any of them? x

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    PS: It’s fascinating to see the inspiration of the dolls I love watching the style of Audrey Kasawaski.

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