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Unread 04-19-2010, 01:34 PM   #1
mgsOHYEAH
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making a particular eye patch

so it seems that it is very hard to find an eye patch as close to this in shape so i think i am going to attempt to just make it, shouldn't be all that difficult.

http://lasupergalaxia.files.wordpres...ss-artwork.jpg


though where can i find the materials for this? would need leather of some sort
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Unread 04-19-2010, 08:48 PM   #2
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Yeah, leather would work. Tanned leather is preferable. For the cord you could use elastic cord or braided chord, though the elastic tends to be less abrasive.
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Unread 04-19-2010, 10:38 PM   #3
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Try Tandy leather supply. Some people have stores locally. I'm not one of those lucky ones, but they do have a website: Tandy Leather Factory. You can also find small pieces at craft stores like Michaels. Failing all else, why not grab nice big leather belt at a thrift store and cut it into the shape you need? For a small piece like the eyepatch, there's plenty of sources. Happy cosplaying!
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