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Leather Jacket Refashion

Added Feb 15, 2014

by Slotaby

Austin, Texas, U...

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I refashioned my dad’s old leather jacket into a cropped moto-style jacket.

More on my blog !

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Categories

Season
Spring, Fall, Winter
For
Women
Garment Type
Jacket/Blazer
Style
Casual, Rock
Material
Leather/Fur, Wool

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    Feb 16, 2014, 08.29 AMby Ellen Hatteland

    You look very cool with the new jacket – Great job!

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      Feb 16, 2014, 03.37 PMby Slotaby

      Thanks Ellen!

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    Feb 16, 2014, 03.14 AMby smallone

    you go girl this is wonderful!!…thanks for the inspiration I have had something similar in my minds eye and on my to do list forever ….so good to see it realized so well here :) !!!

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      Feb 16, 2014, 03.36 PMby Slotaby

      Thanks! This is the first garment I’ve made by taking apart something else. It’s definitely a different kind of sewing, but it’s very rewarding! Good luck on your project!

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    Feb 16, 2014, 02.07 AMby loisvolk

    Your new jacket looks really great! The worn look of the leather gives it a special touch.

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      Feb 16, 2014, 03.34 PMby Slotaby

      Thanks! I love how buttery and soft the leather is from being worn in.

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    Feb 15, 2014, 09.02 PMby Luz Kettle

    Gosh , what a transformation,! Lovely! I looks great in you.

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      Feb 16, 2014, 03.33 PMby Slotaby

      Thank you!

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    Feb 15, 2014, 08.48 PMby rita61

    Great job. Looks great on you.

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      Feb 16, 2014, 03.33 PMby Slotaby

      Thanks :)

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    Feb 15, 2014, 07.39 PMby Mary Athey

    You did a cracking job on this and it’s lovely on you. Well done x

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      Feb 15, 2014, 08.17 PMby Slotaby

      Thanks Mary!

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