Motorcycle Upholstery

Added Aug 21, 2011

by patriciavennes

Phelan, Californ...

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My fiancé has a motorcycle. It had a ripped leather seat. I reupholstered the seat with fabric using the old seat as a pattern

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    Aug 27, 2011, 09.16 AMby Deborah Zimmerman

    Love the irony of the pink plaid on a motorcycle! Very clever.

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    Aug 25, 2011, 08.19 AMby junespoon

    looks so cool, although i couldn’t do it here – in ireland riding in the rain is pretty much a sure thing!!

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    Aug 22, 2011, 12.34 PMby carolabrauns

    What about rain? Do you sit in water then? I also have a motorcycle and a thought about this myself – but the material has to be waterresistant (like it is in general = sky leather)

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      Aug 22, 2011, 02.34 PMby patriciavennes

      Yes I thought about this too, but this is the fabric he wanted. we have an over hang so he parks under that and doesn’t drive in the rain. We live in the desert so rain isn’t much of a problem.

      What’s sky leather?

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      Aug 23, 2011, 12.53 PMby carolabrauns

      sorry for using the wrong word. Sky leather is fake leather.
      In the desert? It must be quite hot out there.

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    Aug 22, 2011, 03.13 AMby alexus1325

    Wicked!!! I love the plaid :D I recently did the same thing, but used marine vinyl. I think you did a better job of it, though :P

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    Aug 21, 2011, 10.25 PMby silvermink

    Genius!

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