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dyingsockgirl
« on: August 24, 2008 11:16:07 AM »

I wanted to try my hand at those awesome cassette tape wallets I've seen around here (not to mention try out my dremel!). I made it for my best friend, here's the result:





I painted it gold and used brown felt for the lining.



The best-matching zipper I had at the time was pink, so I drilled holes around the edges of the tape to sew in some matching pink embroidery thread to tie the colours together.



She goes out a lot so I made sure there was a spot for her ID in the bag as well as change/whatever. I attatched a keyringclipmajig so that she could stick it on her pants and it wouldn't get stolen (she just had a coat stolen a little while ago).

Thanks for looking!
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« Reply #1 on: August 24, 2008 11:24:47 AM »

that is so rad! definitely perfect for going out to a bar or something
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« Reply #2 on: August 24, 2008 12:41:22 PM »

i haven't seen one like this before and i really like the idea Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: March 02, 2009 06:18:54 AM »

What kind of paint did you use? I made one and painted it but the paint peels off every time you touch it  Huh
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« Reply #4 on: March 10, 2009 07:43:29 PM »

Just your average cheap acrylic paint. Make sure your cassette is clean and dry first, or else the paint will just stick to the dirt and bubble off. I didn't have any issues with mine though =\
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