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« on: January 29, 2013 09:43:35 PM »

So I originally made this for the I Made A Thing challenge on dreamwidth, in which you show off your fandom in a way that's not art, fic, or podficcing. I picked bandom, and more specifically, a lyric from a Fall Out Boy song. I was going to just keep it there, but on a different thread here I saw someone use the phrase 'that's gay', and so now I'm being passive aggressive by uploading this. I plan to wear it to my next few big family events, as I've worn my knitted gay pride bracelets to them for years now, and they're getting boring.

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The top half is what it looked like when I was finished stamping it. The bottom half is my first attempt at dyeing it. I made it too dark. Thankfully it's a waterbased dye, so I just got the leather wet and dabbed at it with a paper towel, and some of the colour leeched off.

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« Reply #1 on: January 29, 2013 10:37:57 PM »

beautiful, fit both boys and girls.

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« Reply #2 on: January 29, 2013 10:45:25 PM »

Boss!  Love it!  Cheesy

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« Reply #3 on: January 30, 2013 03:42:39 PM »

I had caught that phrase as I was reading the posts and was bothered, thank you for posting your bracelets. 

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« Reply #4 on: January 30, 2013 10:38:41 PM »

LOVE the sentiment! They look great!

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« Reply #5 on: January 31, 2013 07:26:42 AM »

those look great.

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