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Apparition Jacket Series

Added Oct 31, 2012

by urbandon

Sydney, Australia

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Description

Series of jackets made from reclaimed canvas paintings. Hand-made leather buttons. Unlined. Covered or French seams throughout.

Full story at…

http://urbandon.blogspot.com.au/2012/10/apparition-jackets.html

Difficulty

Advanced

Categories

Season
Winter
For
Men
Garment Type
Jacket/Blazer
Material
Cotton

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    Mar 17, 2013, 10.37 PMby nouvellegamine

    so beautiful. Wow, I shared your blog link on my facebook.

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    Dec 3, 2012, 05.12 PMby vintagegal

    Wow, these are fantastic. I am a big fan already, but you continue to surprise and thrill me with your work!

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    Nov 13, 2012, 03.48 AMby marloncosta

    amazing man! Just amazing!

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    Nov 12, 2012, 08.06 PMby Daniel Parker

    Loooove this!

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    Nov 9, 2012, 02.32 PMby FEDRA

    great jakets! very nice cut!!

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    Nov 6, 2012, 11.03 AMby dottty

    What great Jackets and how interesting that you used reclaimed painting, very clever and inspiring jj:)x

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      Nov 7, 2012, 09.03 AMby urbandon

      Thanks so much Dotty. My theory is nothing is waste!

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    Nov 4, 2012, 09.19 AMby elguanche

    Great pattern, great fit!

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      Nov 7, 2012, 09.03 AMby urbandon

      Thanks so much! Glad you like the fit.

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    Nov 3, 2012, 07.04 PMby groovymama

    Wow, Don – they are really, really beautiful your jackets!

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      Nov 4, 2012, 07.16 AMby urbandon

      Thanks SO much. Very happy that you like!!!

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    Nov 1, 2012, 05.20 PMby foteini

    Cool! I like painted fabric. I like your jackets. Bravo! for 6 hours.

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      Nov 2, 2012, 09.31 AMby urbandon

      Thanks so much! Hard to concentrate for six hours!

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    Nov 1, 2012, 03.36 PMby antony chauvin

    I love it, good job!!

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      Nov 2, 2012, 09.30 AMby urbandon

      Merci!

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    Oct 31, 2012, 06.57 PMby smallone

    Don, awesome as always!!! Love your re-purposed work….these are really beautiful.

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    Oct 31, 2012, 04.34 PMby nouvellegamine

    wow, these are beautiful!

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      Oct 31, 2012, 10.27 PMby urbandon

      Thanks so much!

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    Oct 31, 2012, 04.29 PMby mimica

    Simply gorgeous!

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      Oct 31, 2012, 10.27 PMby urbandon

      Thank you!

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    Oct 31, 2012, 09.18 AMby carottesauvage

    Really cool! You are up for the next Turner Prize!

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      Oct 31, 2012, 09.53 AMby urbandon

      Thanks so much.

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    Oct 31, 2012, 08.21 AMby martinK

    hi don, what a stylish outfit!!! I like it very much. 6 hourers for one jacket isn’t very long. Wht will you bring next time to us?

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      Oct 31, 2012, 09.52 AMby urbandon

      Thanks so much!

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    Oct 31, 2012, 07.13 AMby olac

    Unique and fabulous as always!

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      Oct 31, 2012, 08.06 AMby urbandon

      Thanks so much!

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    Oct 31, 2012, 07.03 AMby Ralf Schmitz

    wow! impressive work! i love the colors and the style and your finish is so great! how did you manage to sew a hole series in such short time???

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      Oct 31, 2012, 08.06 AMby urbandon

      Thanks Ralf! Short time? Feel like I worked on them forever! Six hours per jacket.

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    Oct 31, 2012, 06.35 AMby Denise Angela

    Very cool jackets….love how the contrast blends together & that you made leather buttons.

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      Oct 31, 2012, 07.02 AMby urbandon

      Thanks so much for the kind words!

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