Craft with Confidence: Rockin Boy Slippers Tutorial - might be a good starting point for making hobbit feet slippers. Could also use up some of my fabric stash by making the boys slippers with one of the themed materials
Homemade Toast: TOMS-inspired Baby and Toddler Shoes - Free Pattern and Tutorial. I'm not really a fan of TOMS (I think of them as Keds but I think these are adorable. cuter than any TOMS I have ever seen!