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« on: March 16, 2011 07:42:40 AM »

hey gang!
I am looking for leather remnants of any size pretty much and different colors. Does anyone know if there is a website that offers free samples or really cheap scrap bags or if any of you may have some to give away perhaps? Huh Please let me know!! Thanks  Grin
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« Reply #1 on: March 28, 2011 05:17:00 PM »

I would try a leather shoe/bag repair place. They are normally really cool about giving away stuff they can't use or selling it at a low price.
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« Reply #2 on: June 20, 2011 02:11:36 PM »

I know this is really an old topic but leather jackets, skirts, pants etc are great sources for leather. And they are fun to cut up too. To be honest I just love cutting them up I have 3 or 4 leather pieces at home waiting for a project. I've picked up jackets for as little as 2 dollars.
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« Reply #3 on: March 13, 2012 08:26:38 PM »

If you have a Salvation Army thrift store nearby, check it out.  I don't know if they are all the same, but mine marks down all clothing that entered the store withing a certain timeframe to $1 at the end of the week.  I once got a teal blue leather skirt suit (!!!) for $1.  I'm still trying to figure out what to make with it.  This is also a good way to get cheap zippers and buttons if you are willing to take the time to remove them from the clothing.
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« Reply #4 on: March 16, 2012 05:43:59 PM »

Wanted to third the thrift store thing, in case anyone else is wondering this kind of thing... I've picked up multiple jackets & skirts over the years for less than $2 that have seen new life as various things. Look in all sections. Men, women, jacket, skirt, pants.
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