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Author Topic: Embellishing a jacket  (Read 2390 times)
Major Wolfram Quicksilver
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« on: February 08, 2014, 03:48:07 pm »

I recently bought a cheap dark corduroy jacket from The Bay of E, and it has sat forlornly on the rail for some time.  After seeing what some enterprising soul had done with a pith helmet, a little light bulb went off, and I thought 'I could do that!'

Ladies and Gentlemen, I give you the Octojacket:

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« Reply #1 on: February 08, 2014, 06:12:47 pm »

It a "Drakh Keeper"  Shocked

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« Reply #2 on: February 08, 2014, 09:08:25 pm »

I love the way one leg is searching through your pocket.
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Drew P
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« Reply #3 on: February 08, 2014, 09:59:08 pm »

That, Sir, is extremely awesome!!!
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« Reply #4 on: February 12, 2014, 04:56:15 am »

That is a great piece.
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Capt. Dirigible
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« Reply #5 on: February 12, 2014, 01:21:09 pm »

Shouldn't an Octojacket have eight sleeves?..or is that a Coat of Arms?..I can never remember.

Still..nice work. He looks great.
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« Reply #6 on: February 12, 2014, 01:22:48 pm »

Lovely job - I'm not showing this to my missus or she'll want one  Grin
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« Reply #7 on: February 12, 2014, 03:37:42 pm »

That's great! Reminds me of those hoops of braid you see on some military uniforms
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Major Wolfram Quicksilver
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« Reply #8 on: February 14, 2014, 08:17:40 pm »

Posed shot at York National Railway Museum:

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« Reply #9 on: February 14, 2014, 08:28:30 pm »

Not a fan of the googly eyes, but it looks very cool nonetheless.
I was just about to ask for a picture of you wearing it, but there it is Smiley
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« Reply #10 on: February 15, 2014, 01:46:00 am »

Those aren't 'googly', they're downright Menacing!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Major Wolfram Quicksilver
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« Reply #11 on: February 19, 2014, 04:52:57 pm »

Posted elsewhere, but just in case you missed it:

Steampunk Octopus Jacket and Bowler
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Capt. Dirigible
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« Reply #12 on: February 19, 2014, 05:33:15 pm »

I like the Octopus on your shoulder..but I also like the Octopus on your hat. But which one is best?


....there's only one way to find out

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