Showing off my "Cheng" boots

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    Showing off my "Cheng" boots

    Finally put them on my mannequin and I must say, what a difference. I love these boots! Think I might wear them to bed tonight......
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    DL44 Blaster's Avatar
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    Re: Showing off my "Cheng" boots

    They are great....now just wear them outside and get them filthy. After you wear them to bed of course

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    THE CEILINGS TOO LOW FOR HIS RANGE FINDER!!!!

    Really though.... I loves my Cheng boots.... they are pretty rare these days.

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    Yeah...darn 100 year old house. I dont think they had a bounty hunter display in mind during construction....

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    Can't beat the Cheng boots... I swear by mine!

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    Dude I had cheng boots...I miss them...Caboots ..Ca-blow.

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    Nice boots, now get 'em dirty!
    Never seen Cheng boots in person, didn't even know you could still find them. I just saw a pair of Caboots, not that great. Now I LOVE my Jango Wes boots. Just weathered them this weekend.
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    I helped at SDCC '08 MandalorFett's Avatar
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    Nice, those are buttery!

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    Thanks guys! I want to weather them up (my gloves as well) what technique and/or product would you recommend?

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    Re: Showing off my "Cheng" boots

    are any boots other than CA still available? I cant justify paying for CAs since they kinda suck and went up in price. I might just do my own but if Jango or Cheng are still available...

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    Re: Showing off my "Cheng" boots

    I use acrylic washes. I get my boots a little wet, then start brushing on paint and wiping with a rag to blend. Try to let them dry between layers. For colors I used gray, burnt umber, and black.

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    I love my MC boots as well! I haven't weathered them either. I haven't brought my self to do it based on what I paid for them lol

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    Cheng boots are the best! Bought mine way back when from the man himself.... They are the only original parts of my Fett costume left!

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    I know they look way too clean but....dirt on my new shoes? Since birth you're told to keep your new shoes clean! Can't you just hear your mother now?

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    Re: Showing off my "Cheng" boots

    I had the same issue with my Cheng boots. They came in on a Friday, the day before a convention in Dallas. (Man, that was eight years ago!) I had to convince myself to weather them in the hotel room that night.

    I have Jango_Wes boots now, and you know what? I STILL haven't weathered them.

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    Re: Showing off my "Cheng" boots

    WOlfie said: View Post
    are any boots other than CA still available? I cant justify paying for CAs since they kinda suck and went up in price. I might just do my own but if Jango or Cheng are still available...
    Patience...

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    reinone said: View Post
    Patience...
    Drop some knowledge brother

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