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« on: April 06, 2011 04:13:49 AM »

I made this jacket out of a few jeans and skirts I picked up cheap and basically ripped them into strips.  Then sewed them to some black cotton cut to the shape of the jacket.   I was originally going to do the sleeves the same but it took so long that I didn't in the end.  It turned out well and I even managed to keep the front pockets.







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tentbruiser
« Reply #1 on: April 06, 2011 04:37:43 AM »

Oh yes, I could certainly see myself wearing that  Cool. I think it's probably better with the sleeves as they are. Great work!
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« Reply #2 on: April 06, 2011 04:50:12 AM »

I wasn't sure I liked it from the hanger picture, but it looks great on!
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« Reply #3 on: April 06, 2011 05:57:07 AM »

I am amazed but how awesome it turned out~ Smiley Although I'm scared to try this project out for myself, thanks for the inspiration!
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« Reply #4 on: April 06, 2011 06:05:34 AM »

I like it!  Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: April 06, 2011 10:45:46 AM »

Wow that's great, it's easy to go the cheesy route when refashioning jeans/denim but this look is really fresh and original, I love it!

I prefer the sleeves as they are too as with wear they would have ended up looking a little dishevelled because of all the raw edges,  I think you made the right choice for sure.
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« Reply #6 on: April 06, 2011 07:45:19 PM »

TOTALLY AWESOME I wanna make a skirt like that
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« Reply #7 on: April 07, 2011 04:20:29 AM »

Wow that's great, it's easy to go the cheesy route when refashioning jeans/denim but this look is really fresh and original, I love it!

I prefer the sleeves as they are too as with wear they would have ended up looking a little dishevelled because of all the raw edges,  I think you made the right choice for sure.

Thanks, yeah I'm glad I didn't do the sleeves it would have been too much of the same thing as well  Smiley
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