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« Reply #10 on: January 19, 2012 01:45:03 PM »

Sadly it's the last of the fabric. Well, actually the very last is set aside to make one of these for my honey.

Chances are good that you'll get a ticket, especially if you can afford to buy in more than one tier. There are carpools from NY, or you can fly into San Francisco, LA, or Reno, and catch a ride from there, either with friends, from Craigslist, or from Reno there is a Playa shuttle! It can be done!

Also the boots are from a mother/daughter company in Thailand. I think I need a second pair, just trying to decide which style! http://www.siamesedreamdesign.com/servlet/StoreFront
Also, I love the way you used the fringe to your advantage and didn't chop it off Smiley

Cheesy Thanks for the advice and link! I definitely need some, I'm thinking ether the Bluebird boots or the Rainbow Brite Cyndie shoes! Smiley
Congrats on your upcoming nuptials!! I'm sure they will be spectacular!
« Reply #11 on: January 19, 2012 04:09:36 PM »

This is awesome!

EDIT: PS - yay burners! I help run two GA burns, Alchemy and Euphoria. Hooray burners!!
« Last Edit: January 19, 2012 04:11:06 PM by rebecca.rea » THIS ROCKS   Logged
« Reply #12 on: January 22, 2012 12:03:23 AM »

This is so gorgeous.  I'm working on a jacket or two for Burning Man and am trying to decide between lining them in fleece of minky. 
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« Reply #13 on: January 22, 2012 11:05:05 AM »

This is so gorgeous.  I'm working on a jacket or two for Burning Man and am trying to decide between lining them in fleece of minky. 

Minky is more expensive, but I think its softness and subtle texture is worth the extra cost. It's just as easy to care for, but it will make your coat a little more playa and a little less North Face. But then again there's a wider selection of fleece prints. You can't really go wrong, but having used both I prefer the minky.

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« Reply #14 on: January 23, 2012 03:16:32 AM »

This is AWESOME!  It looks so good and it sounds sooo cosy!  I especially love the well-planned detail of the two-way zip.
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