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  1. SPY007's Avatar
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    May 3, 2013, 7:40 PM - Home made boots option #1

    I used canvas to re do my old home made boots. First. I added foam to the front of the boot to square them off, then later to the sole. I folded over edges of three pieces of canvas and sewed on black piping. I fabric glued six total segments to each boot. I then glued in 6 inch high black elastic. A leather shop added the heavy stitching. They still need toe spikes.
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  3. DanzoFett's Avatar
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    May 3, 2013, 8:01 PM - Re: Home made boots option #2

    Looks good buddy......
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    May 3, 2013, 8:03 PM - Re: Home made boots option #3

    Great work!
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    May 3, 2013, 11:02 PM - Re: Home made boots option #4

    Thanks gents. Like all my parts, a WIP. I need to color the soles somehow. Paint or a thin layer if rubber glued on.
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    May 4, 2013, 3:14 AM - Re: Home made boots option #5

    these are the best home-made Fett boots I have ever seen, Amazing work!!!
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    May 29, 2013, 3:05 PM - Re: Home made boots option #6

    They look great! I'm starting on a full ROTJ costume and after seeing your work, I'm now seriously considering making the boots myself.
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    May 29, 2013, 3:14 PM - Re: Home made boots option #7

    Quote Syper said: View Post
    these are the best home-made Fett boots I have ever seen, Amazing work!!!
    Great work! How long did it take you?
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    Jun 24, 2014, 7:46 PM - Re: Home made boots option #8

    Finally finished the boots. wrapped the sides of the soles with white vinyl. Did the toe spikes on a lathe. Won't do it again.
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    Jun 24, 2014, 7:59 PM - Re: Home made boots option #9

    Man, that is a nice job on those DIY boots.
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    Jun 24, 2014, 8:41 PM - Re: Home made boots option #10

    Killer job, Perrin!
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    Jun 24, 2014, 9:21 PM - Re: Home made boots option #11

    Thanks guys.
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    Jun 24, 2014, 9:21 PM - Re: Home made boots option #12

    Awesome pair of boots! Best scratch build I've seen!

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