Go Back   Cosplay.com > Cosplay Construction > Sewing/Fabric Craft

Reply
Thread Tools
Unread 05-10-2013, 09:53 AM   #1
courier
Registered User
 
Join Date: Apr 2013
Posts: 15
Leather painting?

Hello!

I was wondering if there is any way, or product, to paint leather to be brown. I ordered gloves for a cosplay off the good old internet and they sent me the wrong color and my schedule's too tight to get new ones.

Any ideas? Thanks!
courier is offline   Reply With Quote
 
Unread 05-10-2013, 10:12 AM   #2
WARPAINTandUnicorns
Black Magic Woman
 
WARPAINTandUnicorns's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Posts: 11,602
Err with gloves you don't want to paint the whole surface with paint as it can crack with that much movement but you could try Angelus Leather Paint.

My recommendation is to order a new pair from here or another local US seller or see if any bag shops or department stores that still have some in stock.
http://www.greatlookz.com/category/d...y_color.brown/
__________________

Costume Con 35 '17
Victorian Draculaura
Regina - Once Upon a Time or Effie Trinket (maybe)

Anime North '17
Allen Crown Clown
Darling Charming


Future cosplays/cons:
Zarya Overwatch | Evil Raven Queen | Effie Trinket(FanExpo ?)
Lagertha
Erza Scarlet
Sakizo Anniversary
Steampunk - Bride


For Sale
cosplay items, wigs, and materails for sale.
Arda & Shop.cosplay wig fiber swatch comparisons & Cosplay props tutorials and Makeup reviews!

Last edited by WARPAINTandUnicorns : 05-10-2013 at 10:14 AM.
WARPAINTandUnicorns is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 05-11-2013, 04:06 AM   #3
heaven_firings
Registered User
 
heaven_firings's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 554
I'm actually in the process of using stuff to turn a pair of brown leather/pleather shoes gold.

I'm using Tarrago dye.
__________________
WIP to be debuted
San Japan: Laxus Dreyar (Fairy Tail)
Alamo City Comic Con: Hawkeye (Fraction run),
Street Vigilante Red Hood
heaven_firings is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:52 AM.


Copyright 2002-2016 Cosplay.com, LLC. All Rights Reserved.
All comments and posts in our forums are the opinion of the respective poster.