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The Thin Green Line

Added Jul 17, 2011

by urbandon

Sydney, Australia

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Description

Reclaimed army issue Rayon tent from 1969 ex-Vietnam converted to coat with built in lined hood, patch pockets, knife pocket, inner pocket and detachable pouch. Zero waste construction

See the full story on…
http://urbandon.blogspot.com/2011/07/thin-green-line.html

This product is for sale
By urbandon at Etsy

Difficulty

Advanced

Categories

Season
Winter
For
Men
Style
Military
Material
Rayon

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    Jul 19, 2011, 06.51 AMby abendstern

    Again wow! what a great idea!

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    Jul 18, 2011, 11.27 AMby paranoire

    I am — again — intrigued by your geometric creations!

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    Jul 18, 2011, 06.09 AMby Ralf Schmitz

    wower than wow! i am so impressed by your creativity!

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    Jul 17, 2011, 04.29 PMby Anne Wagenhauser

    Great idea!!

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      Jul 17, 2011, 10.44 PMby urbandon

      Thank you. Much appreciated.

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    Jul 17, 2011, 04.18 PMby kelepso

    Very, very creative!!!!

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      Jul 17, 2011, 10.43 PMby urbandon

      Thanks so much. (and welcome back)

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    Jul 17, 2011, 11.47 AMby Deborah Zimmerman

    Gorgeous, as usual! I would love to make several of your designs for my hubby….wish you made patterns.

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      Jul 17, 2011, 10.43 PMby urbandon

      Thanks so much. I will make patterns available at some stage. Stay tuned!

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    Jul 17, 2011, 10.43 AMby FEDRA

    Zero waste construction-I like that! from tent to a coat-great idea!!

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      Jul 17, 2011, 10.42 PMby urbandon

      Thank you. Waste in clothing manufacturing is 15%!

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    Jul 17, 2011, 08.50 AMby Ruffles Gazebo

    this is excellent! best wet whether jacket, best lost in the wilderness jacket, best use of a recycled tent!!

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      Jul 17, 2011, 10.41 PMby urbandon

      Thanks very much!

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    Jul 17, 2011, 08.35 AMby aniomatronika

    I don’t know what to write. Amazing. You’re so talented Don!

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      Jul 17, 2011, 10.41 PMby urbandon

      Thanks so much.

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