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  1. Monitor liked Stand By's post in the thread Sheepskin or Shearling lined , Seeking advice.

    Hello KMM, I live about 50K north of Toronto in a rural area outside of the GTA (we just got cable! We have a septic, have a well, etc)...

    Feb 24, 2020 at 8:23 PM
  2. Monitor liked JMax's post in the thread What jeans are you wearing today ?.

    I'm a simple man when it comes to jeans-- Levi's 501 or 505. I have tried other brands and other Levi's, but I always seem to reach for...

    Feb 24, 2020 at 7:47 PM
  3. Monitor replied to the thread Welcome Peacoat Behind the Bar!.

    Congratulations, sir!

    Feb 24, 2020 at 7:46 PM
  4. Monitor posted a new thread.

    Iron Heart Deerskin Shirt

    Well IH just made me want to spend $1500 which is how much this thing is going to cost. Seriously, though. It's perfect. [img] [img]...

    Forum: Outerwear

    Feb 24, 2020 at 7:44 PM
  5. Monitor liked 4444Design's post in the thread AERO MAXWELL with some mods.

    Since i owned a 1930ies Halfbelt for about a year i was "infected" and started to plan for the 2nd AERO. My choice was the MAXWELL with...

    Feb 24, 2020 at 7:34 PM
  6. Monitor liked 4444Design's post in the thread What Jacket Are You Wearing Today?.

    my brandnew AERO Maxwell with some mods (different back and cuffs) [img]

    Feb 24, 2020 at 6:22 PM
  7. Monitor replied to the thread Splitting Horsehide.

    Just gotta say this is an excellent post. All 100% truth. And I feel exactly the same about full custom jackets. I have all but given...

    Feb 24, 2020 at 6:09 PM
  8. Monitor liked Deacon211's post in the thread Splitting Horsehide.

    Well like I said, the chafing at the seam points attracted my attention since the color contrast was pretty different. If not for that I...

    Feb 24, 2020 at 5:56 PM
  9. Monitor liked zebedee's post in the thread Splitting Horsehide.

    Aero explicitly does not skive leather- I remember an interview where skiving was viewed as 'trimming down' on the leather the customer...

    Feb 24, 2020 at 5:56 PM
  10. Monitor replied to the thread FS/FT: Sugar Cane Indian Motorcycle Jacket, sz. 40.

    Thanks! As for the price... For this jacket, it's a good price. I believe. But paying this kind of money for a couple of pieces of dead...

    Feb 24, 2020 at 5:27 PM
  11. Monitor liked tweedydon's post in the thread Naked and Famoud Japanese Denim "Ducks" Shirt. M..

    My apologies--I've looked for this shirt and I can't find it! It might be that I've "packed it away carefully"*, or else I might have...

    Feb 24, 2020 at 7:26 AM
  12. Monitor replied to the thread Splitting Horsehide.

    Goat is much softer than horse and more stretchy thus easier to work with. While it all depends on the tannery of course, horse in...

    Feb 23, 2020 at 11:03 PM
  13. Monitor liked Carlos840's post in the thread Splitting Horsehide.

    It happens when leather is folded on itself and hammered/pressed very hard. Some leathers are more prone to it than others, some makers...

    Feb 23, 2020 at 9:03 PM
  14. Monitor replied to the thread Splitting Horsehide.

    This does happen. Often at that. Seen it on quite a few jackets though not being a tailor, I'm not sure what the cause is. I do know...

    Feb 23, 2020 at 9:03 PM
  15. Monitor liked Robson's post in the thread What Jacket Are You Wearing Today?.

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