Attaching wookie scalps

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    Attaching wookie scalps

    How do some of you attach your braids? Id like something not permanent cuz i will need to switch these god awful ones i have for something better ASAP! I just dont want them sliding off my shoulder and ending up hanging from the shoulder bell. thanks everyone!

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    safety pins.

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    I use the Hi-tech way myself
    Safety pins.

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    HAHA! perfect! thanks guys! i think i was thinking too hard on that one LOL

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    K.I.S.S. rule applies most of the time.

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    Re: Attaching wookie scalps

    Safety pins here too.

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    ******.....I put a few stitches in mine.....didn't even think of safety pins....over thinking here too! dooh.

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    slave1pilot said: View Post
    K.I.S.S. rule applies most of the time.
    True. You should see the duct tape inside my vest holding my speakers and my LED battery pack.

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    Re: Attaching wookie scalps

    Grommets x4 and zip ties x2

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    escho34 said: View Post
    Grommets x4 and zip ties x2

    Hmm, although im just gonna use the safety pins for now,im curious to see what you did Esch. i loved your idea for the belt pouches to attach to the belt,and used it myself, but used snaps instead of rivets, but a great idea...so im curious if u have pics of the wookie scalp attachment method you mentioned

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    Darth Voorhees said: View Post
    Hmm, although im just gonna use the safety pins for now,im curious to see what you did Esch. i loved your idea for the belt pouches to attach to the belt,and used it myself, but used snaps instead of rivets, but a great idea...so im curious if u have pics of the wookie scalp attachment method you mentioned
    There is that BobaWedie or something guy here that I copied on it. He had some up close studio pics.

    It's super simple...buy a cheap small grommet kit with tool at Joanns or any craft/sewing store. Put two grommets about an inch or so apart just over the back of the peak of your right shoulder and two the same way just over the front of the peak of your right shoulder... so now the spacing b/w the front set and back set is about 2-3 inches apart.

    Then lay the braids down and run one thin zip tie from under your vest, through the grommet, out, through the braids, back in the next hole and fasten...repeat for the back.

    I'll take pics tonight to show you if I can...

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