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« on: August 10, 2008 01:02:51 PM »

I'm working on a steampunk costume, and I would love to make a little spyglass to hang from my belt. It doesn't have to work or telescope, I just want a tube that looks like it could open out. I've thought about using plastic bottles or cardboard tubes, but I can't think of any way to give it the right shape, and be smooth. Any ideas?
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« Reply #1 on: August 10, 2008 02:58:57 PM »

I'd buy a toy one at the dollar store & give it a thourough going over with paint, fabric & all kinds of goodies to make it not look like a toy. Smiley
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