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Topic: Witchblade/The Darkness Comic Book Corset *IMAGE HEAVY*  (Read 10833 times)
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hamiltontankgirl
« Reply #20 on: May 04, 2010 10:47:37 AM »

This is amazing! Pray tell, where can you get adhesive vinyl??

I just went to a craft store. Not sure what they have in your area, but I went to a DeSerres down the street from where I work. Some craft stores have it and some do not. It might depend on the neighbourhood you're in as well. I've gone to two locations of the same craft store and one had the vinyl and one did not. So you'll just have to look around.

Also, just an FYI, it comes on a roll and you just tell them how many feet you want. The basic colours (black/white/clear) are about $2.50 CAN/foot, sometimes the colours and metallics can run more expensive.

Hope this helps!!!

Thanks to all for the kind words! I'm just as impressed with how this turned out. I plan on making many more and I'm sure i'll be posting the pics on here for all to see. Smiley
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lacey0828
« Reply #21 on: May 05, 2010 06:04:36 PM »

Wow, this is so awesome. You did such an excellent job!!!
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lidehtium
« Reply #22 on: May 05, 2010 06:29:53 PM »

Hey, I really like this. The comic corsets Ive made were underbust corsets, so its interesting to see how it looks overbust =)
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« Reply #23 on: May 05, 2010 06:43:34 PM »

That is SO COOL!  Love the corset and those are two of my favorite comics!
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Talentof_None
« Reply #24 on: May 09, 2010 08:37:59 PM »

That is too cool. I have that pattern as well, never used it for fear of screwing up. I always thought they were a little crazy just using the magazine, but your explanation on the vinyl helped a lot.

Great job hun!
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dragonshinwa
« Reply #25 on: May 13, 2010 09:11:23 AM »

Totally bad ass, I love this.
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« Reply #26 on: May 14, 2010 09:06:11 PM »

i totally missed this, until i was checking out the featured posts - and hell yes!! This rocks!!
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« Reply #27 on: May 14, 2010 09:38:51 PM »

This is fantastic. I think we'll all miss Michael Turner for a long time to come.
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« Reply #28 on: May 15, 2010 04:03:29 PM »

This is fantastic. I think we'll all miss Michael Turner for a long time to come.
I agree, I'm glad I got to meet him.  He was such a nice guy and VERY talented!
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« Reply #29 on: May 15, 2010 08:35:05 PM »

test run one of using "fabric" made from a comic book!  The second one turned out better, cause I knew what I had in mind before I started sewing.  No pics of attempt number 2 as of yet though.  I call it the Comic Clutch.  This is the 1st try, the second one is actually lined and has a Velcro fastener.




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