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      12-03-2011, 11:57 PM   #1
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homemade suede handbrake boot

well i decided to make a custom handbrake boot and shift boot (not done yet) out of micro suede i got online. i figured out my moms sewing machine which was not very hard at all lol and this is how i turned out. it looks purple in the pictures but its black. tell me what you think.
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      12-03-2011, 11:58 PM   #2
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sorry for the dirty car and common peeling problem
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      12-04-2011, 12:00 AM   #3
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Nice. I wanna do my pillars and headliner either suede or paint everything black.
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i bought 3 yards so i plan to do the pillars aswell
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      12-04-2011, 12:24 AM   #5
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Nice work. It looks like your center console plastic is peeling. I guess I'm not the only one with the issue.
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Nice work. It looks like your center console plastic is peeling. I guess I'm not the only one with the issue.
tons of people have this problem and theres no easy fix unfortunetly
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nice looks really clean
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here is a lil DIY on reparing stuff like that....certainly no something i would call easy..

http://www.autopia.org/forum/click-b...rim-piece.html
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here is a lil DIY on reparing stuff like that....certainly no something i would call easy..

http://www.autopia.org/forum/click-b...rim-piece.html
Good find, thanks. I have black interior so it should be a little easier. I will try to find some of those SEM products.
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