That cool red bottom look for dress shoes is not just for women anymore. My other half thought I needed to put some pop in my footwear. I have always been a fan of the bottoms of her Louboutins, but didn't know there was a DIY to get a good look alike without breaking the piggy bank. She used the same method for my shoes as for another project awhile back on a pair of hers:
We began here:
And in just a few coats of paint and couple of varnish. Bam! A little extra pop.