Jumpsuit weathering

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    elfextra1's Avatar
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    Jumpsuit weathering

    I am working on my custom Mando(actually custom Boba). I am going to start with a black jumpsuit and weather it to make it look something like Boba's ESB jumpsuit. I've come up with 4 things I can do:
    1: slide around on dry lawn for grass stains
    2: slide around in wet grass and mud
    3: dip in algey and scum filled pond in our yard
    4: slide around in snow
    With washing inbetween each weathering.

    Anyone got anymore?

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    Re: Jumpsuit weathering

    Kick it around the basement or garage floor.

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    Re: Jumpsuit weathering

    I airbrushed weathering on mine. I dunno about grass stains though, aint much grass in space.

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    Re: Jumpsuit weathering

    I did the basement floor trick as well.
    Go over near your furnace and roll it around the floor till you get the desired level of use/wear.


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    Re: Jumpsuit weathering

    Thanks! that's 5 things. Should be enough.

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    Re: Jumpsuit weathering

    jumbo toilet paper! eeewwwwww! Yuck! Whatever you do...do not use red as an accent color...no more Count Fett-ulas!


    elfextra1 wrote:

    I am working on my custom Mando(actually custom Boba). I am going to start with a black jumpsuit and weather it to make it look something like Boba's ESB jumpsuit. I've come up with 4 things I can do:
    1: slide around on dry lawn for grass stains
    2: slide around in wet grass and mud
    3: dip in algey and scum filled pond in our yard
    4: slide around in snow
    With washing inbetween each weathering.

    Anyone got anymore?

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    Re: Jumpsuit weathering


    BigaboyFett wrote:

    jumbo toilet paper! eeewwwwww! Yuck! Whatever you do...do not use red as an accent color...no more Count Fett-ulas!


    elfextra1 wrote:

    I am working on my custom Mando(actually custom Boba). I am going to start with a black jumpsuit and weather it to make it look something like Boba's ESB jumpsuit. I've come up with 4 things I can do:
    1: slide around on dry lawn for grass stains
    2: slide around in wet grass and mud
    3: dip in algey and scum filled pond in our yard
    4: slide around in snow
    With washing inbetween each weathering.

    Anyone got anymore?
    I've got red, but just the gauntlets, cape, knees, and shoulders. The rest is a really cool weathered green, and the visor area of the bucket will be yellow. I've also got a few other weathered yellow accents in there. My jet pack is silver, grey, orange, and red; however, I am considering changing in to match ESB JP. My vest will be black.
    I'm going to instal a retractable dog leash in the left gaunt(wrong one, I know), and electric retracting Predator style blades on the right.

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