June 27, 2009

Earrings and a Bracelet

Filed under: Uncategorized — by serendipper @ 4:45 am

Purple shell buttons and a plastic button focal

Purple sun button earrings

Copper sun button earrings

Paperclips and brads

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  1. […] Steampunk manwariel 7:10 pm I put together my first steampunk costume. It’s a work-in-progress. I haven’t had much time to sew, so I used a lot of items from my normal wardrobe, many of which I modified. It consists of – A vest that’s a stand-in for the corset I’m making. I simply cut the sleeves off a collared shirt I never wore using pinking shears. – Long-sleeved t-shirt – Black pants – Tiered skirt hiked up with ribbon & safety pins – Boots – Goggles (from Amazon.com) – A necklace I made – Belt – Gloves I cut the fingertips off (because I don’t when they’re covered) – I tried it on with two different jackets. I got both of them at Good Will. The first is a corduroy jacket. All I did was remove the brand name from the front. The second is a leather jacket I patched up. It came with brown, plastic buttons that I replaced with ones similar to the buttons in the third image on this site. […]

    Pingback by Steampunk Costume, Take 1 « Manwariel’s Costumes — January 25, 2010 @ 1:11 pm |Reply

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