I'm making my utility belt out of leather and lacing up the back to create the metallic plating look of her belt. Like this:
So far I've made the base, The design has been cut and beveled. All that's left is spraying painting it and hand painting some depth into the creases.
Before the cut:
After the cut:
I'm also going to lace it up with a finished, rawhide string.
My emblem I've made from a magnet covered with matching fabric and a piece that will go under my suit. I'm also making a spray painted version to see which one looks better.
I'll post more pictures as I finish it up this week.