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    Nov 17, 2005, 11:32 PM - My Girth Belt ! PICTURE ADDED ! #1

    I was not able to get a mohair belt, so I gave my try to a syntheic one. As we already know, the regular way of tying didnīt work too well. So I tryed something new. I think this hasnīt been mentioned here yet.

    My belt was originaly white, then I added two layers of BORDEUX RED HAIR COLOR. I think it came out well.
    Last edited by Real Scooby; Nov 18, 2005 at 1:25 PM.
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    Nov 18, 2005, 12:24 AM - Re: My Girth Belt ! #2

    My wife has used that shade on her hair before.
    I like it.
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    Nov 18, 2005, 3:04 AM - Re: My Girth Belt ! #3

    im in that boat,

    I tried dying mine last night and it came out light pink.

    post pics when you can
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    Nov 18, 2005, 1:24 PM - Re: My Girth Belt ! #4

    Heres the promised picture. It turned out a little to dark, I guess. Might give it another turn with a more red color.

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    Nov 18, 2005, 1:32 PM - Re: My Girth Belt ! #5

    That turned out REAALY well, Scoob! I never though of hair dye, nor whether it would take to synthetic fiber! Good job! I think the color looks spot on. The goal from what I can tell is a burgundy, marroon, reddish brown; so you're right there.

    Shinobi
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    Nov 18, 2005, 1:43 PM - Re: My Girth Belt ! #6

    Shinobi_Fett said:
    That turned out REAALY well, Scoob! I never though of hair dye, nor whether it would take to synthetic fiber! Good job! I think the color looks spot on. The goal from what I can tell is a burgundy, marroon, reddish brown; so you're right there.

    Shinobi

    Thanks ! Well, in that case I will leave it that way and just darken/weather up my pouch belt a little, its way to bright compared to the girth.

    I also consider doing a coat of dull transparent spray, maybe I can get rid of the shine of the material.
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    Nov 21, 2005, 8:06 AM - Re: My Girth Belt ! #7

    Heres my finised Girth Belt.

    Colored, little weather, added leather straps. Bound the strap like I bind my horse reigns.

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