Futuristic crossbow bolt holder

An update on the crossbow bolt holder I made a couple of weeks ago.

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I’ve made the base of the bag a bit bigger to fit more bolts in, and used more modernistic materials to make it fit in with my Zoner Barbie REM kit.

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It doesn’t exactly go with the dress in the pic mind!
I’ve used a stretchy t-shirt fabric for the back of the bag and a grey mesh stuff for the front. Hopefully, that will mean it will stretch a bit and let more bolts fit in comfortably.
I’ve used black drainpipe instead of the boiled leather. I cut two slices, sliced the circles open, then used a heat gun to shape them to the size I needed. They are firmly glued together, but I drilled some holes and added some tiny bolts for a bit of pretty. Mismatched, of course! The bolt bag is just stitched on, with more holes drilled in the plastic. The belt loop is adjustable, with a salvaged plastic buckle and black webbing.
It’s quite odd, trying to make things look modern, I’m usually trying to make them look old.

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I’ve also found a use for the real crossbow bolts that came free with my bow. I couldn’t find my needle point awl the other day when I wanted to prick out a design for pouncing, so used one of the bolts instead. Not ideal, but I felt pretty damn hardcore, pricking out my embroidery designs with weaponry!

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