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Unread 04-13-2010, 10:35 PM   #1
ricotomato
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Black Rock Shooter Fabric choice

Would any one like to make a fabric suggestion about BRS's long flowing hooded cloak? Please and thank you.

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http://www.collateralds.com/wp-conte...ke-486x500.jpg

http://3.bp.blogspot.com/_fyF586BKif...hooter-053.jpg

http://www.toypusher.com/wp-content/...hooter_670.jpg
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Unread 08-18-2010, 03:43 PM   #2
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I'm having trouble picking out fabric for this coat as well. I'm doing BRS Kaito, and I have no idea what to do here.
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Unread 08-19-2010, 03:53 AM   #3
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I'm honestly thinking that vinyl would be good.
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Unread 08-26-2010, 11:42 AM   #4
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I used synthetic microsuede for my jacket. It has a nice weight overall, and billows/flows when there's wind |D
It was also nice because it wasn't overly expensive, at $7.99/ yd at the local Yardage Town.
My first fabric choice was a heavier, more expensive suitlining that didn't really work out at all.

If you'd like to go the figure - look route, you could probably use vinyl, but in my opinion that look is good for ... well, toys. You could try pleather, which has a bit more of a matte look (but still has some shine to it) and drapes /flows better.

Hope that helps : D
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Unread 11-21-2010, 05:58 PM   #5
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Black Rock Shooter Coat

I saw your pictures and they look great! That microsuede looks like a nice fabric to use.

Did you use a sewing pattern to make your coat? If So which pattern?
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