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Topic: Shoulder armor made from vintage Coca-Cola tray  (Read 6243 times)
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« on: May 08, 2013 05:45:28 PM »

My awesome wife went to a garage sale the other day, and bought something for me. It was a vintage steel Coca-Cola snack tray. It was a bit banged up and had some dents etc. in it but that made me happy as I therefore wouldnt feel bad about cutting it apart.

It now has a new life as a piece of armor:

For the post apocalyptic lady who thirsts for adventure.

And has a bubbly personality

Only Coca-Cola will do!

.. am I the only one who finds the dead fox draped across the ladys shoulders a tad weird? It looks like its trying to bite her finger. Seek vengeance, Mr. Fox, VENGEANCE!!!
« Last Edit: May 08, 2013 05:46:10 PM by ChainCrafts » THIS ROCKS   Logged

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« Reply #1 on: May 08, 2013 06:11:44 PM »

that looks amazing!
and yes that's a vengeful fox with a wild eye if I ever saw one,
luckily she seems pretty ok with being bitten....kids today  Grin

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« Reply #2 on: May 08, 2013 06:28:15 PM »

My mom is a coke collector so she would probably shudder at a vintage piece being cut up but would definitely love the result! This is amazing!

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« Reply #3 on: May 08, 2013 07:03:46 PM »

That is awesome. I love it.

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« Reply #4 on: May 08, 2013 08:18:42 PM »

Bwahaha! That is beyond words! Just too cool Cheesy

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« Reply #5 on: May 08, 2013 09:21:19 PM »

Oh wow!  Just . . .  wow!
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« Reply #6 on: May 09, 2013 07:54:57 AM »

That is amazing! I love the thematic consistency of using the soda tabs in chain-mail too. You are super talented.

It's bad enough wasting time, without killing it.

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« Reply #7 on: May 09, 2013 10:01:03 AM »

Armour is not my cup of tea, but this is epic!!

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« Reply #8 on: May 09, 2013 12:48:52 PM »

I really can't even express how awesome I think this is!

« Reply #9 on: May 09, 2013 01:41:10 PM »

This is beautiful!

And I hope the fox bit her finger too!  Wink


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