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Pink Is a Way of Life

pinup1 Yeah, I’m just a bebop baby, and I don’t take nothing from no one!leatherrebel3leatherrebel  This Is my baby, no intentions on selling this one. Sometimes you have to make yourself something special. I have been working on this leather for years now and each piece is personal! Like the Deicide button was given to my little brother at the show and he gave it to me,its rare. The Misfits Pin came off the Coffin Box set I bought at Tower records in my teens. The big Pink Kawaii heart(just like mine) came from my friend’s line Lil Miss Alphabet.Love her. Complete with my Dollcult Barbie, Iconic Nikki Lipstick Pin!9 The Dr.Frank N Furter button is everything! I want to be him! My mom wore this pin on her leather when I was little. I always tried to steal it and was never successful. Only two valentines ago she sent it to me in the mail with her pink baby shoes, and other special pieces she wanted me to have. I cried! Tears of joy. We bonded hard of Rocky Horror Picture show! I even taught my 4th grade class the time warp for show and tell. It is Still my favorite movie of all time! Loved his leather!ho leathazYou can take the girl out of the street, but you can’t take the street out of the girl! Here is me in 1999 rocking my first leather as a baby gutter punk. Getting Turnt in the Horton Plaza Mall Bathroom. My friend Leah Took it, glad she did. 991099102 Being part of the punk scene was so inspirational. Going to shows was fun. Besides the music, the message, Non conformity, no fucks given, and fuck you! There were the coolest looks around! Girls and boys fully charged with colored hair, and one of a kind styles. Decorated Vests, Hand painted leathers, Pants sewn with dental floss, patches, buttons, lighter tops, studs, animal print, plaid, band shirts, bondage belts, spiked braclets,chokers, and other cool things. I wish I was as talented then as I am now or I would have graced the steets with this jacket sooner. I am finally making all the things I wanted to make then, but better! leatha  I decided to go with pink because This is my leather, and pink is my favorite color! Also just because I am wearing pink, dose not mean I can’t kick your ass any less hard than I can if It were in all black. Not that I advocate violence, I just never got the concept of looking weak because of a certain color. I was made fun of for wearing all black growing up too, people will say anything. Beauty is in the Eye of the Beholder. A lot of people comment, you should throw more thrash metal on there dude, or Theme it all punk, all metal…whatever! I thought about those things due to social pressure, but standing out is not about fitting in.. Be yourself! That and, this is MY Jacket! SO that is why I have; Joy Division, Siouxsie, Cramps, Night of the Living Dead, Misfits,Thin Lizzy, Lou Reed, Megadeth, Maiden, SUB HUM ANZ, Black Flag, Bettie Page, Operation IV, Sepultura, Sex Pistols, Danzig, Marilyn, Bruce Lee, lots of Fucks,  Butthead, and Love is in Mixtapes! All stuff I love, am passionate about, and listen too often. Music that shaped me, and even saved my life. So it a story, aside being a fashion piece. 6 I started by painting counless layers of baby pink paint on the chosen sections and sleeves. Then I painted on the animal print because DUH! Then my little bro came over, we watched old punk films from my library, and went to town. It takes forever to Heavy a jacket and I haven’t done one like this before. I spaced them very close, and went through bags of cone studs. If you try this at home your fingers will be sore! I still have hours to clock in on this baby. I glued crystals in between the studs as well so it really sparkles!radf beauty2 These Pink Heart Platforms by Nikki Lipstick and Y.R.U. go perfectly with this jacket, a match made in Heaven. I love mixing pink and punk, tough and girly. Black and Pink look so good together too!beauty3pinup4 “It’s not my fault that I’m fucked up. I’m just a product of a selfish world. My whole life I’ve been an outcast. Now I don’t care, I don’t want to fit in anywhere!- Naked Agression pinup6“People are so quick to judge me. I do not care I will not change for them. There’s so much pressure to conformId rather be dead then act fake and end up like them!- NakedAgression. I love this band love her words,and values!pinup2I am also rocking a Nikki Lipstick Pink Stitches collar, a vintage spiked anklet, vintage black bodysuit, tutu skirt, doll leg tights, and a bondage belt I painted pink. Hair is N Rage Bubblegum pink, diluted with conditioner. Handmade the Hello Titty, Nail Polish, and black liquid eyeliner brooches.pinup5pinup7 Later, daddy-ospinup3 Love your life,love who you are,and love other for who they are. Pressure and guilt fuck people up more than what you think is killing them. God is Love.

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God Save This Queen

godsaves Sleep just got cooler punk rock cutie pies!! Handmade sleepy mask made for a high fashion punk babe! God Save this queen!, For Realz . Based off The Sex Pistols, and a queen patch, this beauty was born. It even has a Johnny Rotten Button! That, and studs, golds spikes, safety pins, pearls,jewels, pink roses, and chains. The yellow puff paint gives it a 3d paint effect and I love how it turned out. This is A must have for your bed table, or for ultra glam power naps. Be the coolest kid at a sleepover .or on a plane with this sleepy couture  mask. A work of art and I will only made this one.godsavshttp://macymarie.storenvy.com/products/7249226-god-save-this-queen-sleepy-mask gothica Get 20% discount when you enter the promo code: batty666

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Heavy Meowtal Vest

hkhkvest I am going to selling loads of cool stuff, handmade, hand painted, and reworked vintage. I am working on an online store, and trunk shows. I just listed my first piece on ebay! I might try Etsey, or Store Envy until I have my own site. hkvest1hkvest3hkvest2 This is my first piece in my wearable art collection. #It is titled The Metal Lolita. Fit for a baby doll rock n roller. Tickled pink with lace. Hello kitty in the style of Motorhead, Maiden, Slayer, and Venom. I made all the little patches out of faux leather and hand sewed them on like in the punk days. One Iron Maiden song at a time. The music goes into the paint so loud Motorhead was a must. I skipped the dental floss, you street kids know whats up. I use acrylic paint. The lyrics are for Jailbait by Motorhead.  It holds my love for Metal, Hello Kitty, and my lost childhood. I love Lemmy too. I hand studded it as well using the real deal, not those plastic studs. I added a silver pentagram, a drunk Lindsay beer button, a resin maiden powerslave pin, and spelled kitty in studs. This is a special piece to me and I hope this kitty goes to a good home. I just listed it on ebay: http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=221275931485 The pink Free Winona shirt with daisy trim is up for grabs too, and the got milk tee. hkvest6hkvst4hkvest5hkvest7

I will be hand making, sewing, re working, hand painting, decorating, studding and adding magic and energy into each piece. I cant wait to share the rest with you all. If only there were more hours in every day.

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a page from my high school sketchbook

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I wanna be a dirty punk

A tribute to the punk days of endless drinking, shows, and living low. Sitting around sewing patches & zippers on your pants with dental floss, studding & painting your leather or denim vest. Fishing for beer with spare change when your not at a show, cutting mohawks, dying hair bright colors, and liberty spikes.  jacket: http://fuckyeahpunkjackets.tumblr.com/page/3

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