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Topic: May The Fourth Be With You - Denim Jacket Recon  (Read 1458 times)
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theowloddity
« on: May 04, 2012 04:23:18 AM »

In honour of Star Wars Day, I decided to try something to save a Star Wars t-shirt that I accidentally butchered trying to make something else.


I used the print from the front of this tee (and the inside), and a thrifted jacket that I've been thinking looked a little lacklustre lately.




This was the end result. I left a little extra fabric around the edges of the tee panels that I stitched onto the jacket so that the edges can roll & distress a little as I wear it.



Here's some pics of the jacket in action! I posted some more detailed pictures of the process here: http://owlobsessedoddity.blogspot.com.au/2012/05/diy-friday-may-fourth-be-with-you.html, if you're interested. 
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« Reply #1 on: May 04, 2012 09:39:56 AM »

That's awesome!!  love it!   Happy Star Wars Day!!!!!!!!

OH!...and may the Fourth be with you!
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« Reply #2 on: May 04, 2012 11:04:23 AM »

That is flippin' amazing. Great job.
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« Reply #3 on: May 04, 2012 02:08:49 PM »

Oooh wow. That's a great idea....hmmm I think I need to get some kids shirts and try something like this.....lots of possibilities.
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theowloddity
« Reply #4 on: May 05, 2012 12:33:28 AM »

Thanks everyone! I'm really happy with how it turned out.
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