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    Posted 2 years ago

    bjb5859
    (27 items)

    Hi Folks
    Here is a Louis Vuitton I just finished up for a customer.
    Painted trunks are the most challenging kind
    but with a few tricks and some magic it can be done.
    Thanks for looking
    Ben

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    Comments

    1. greendog greendog, 2 years ago
      Nice job Ben as always, like you said, challenging, most people don't understand how hard it is to get paint out of leather, wood or fabric and have it look good, but you did a fantastic job!, it looks great, greendog.
    2. Im4anythingOld, 2 years ago
      Really nice bjb5859!! Great Job as usual !! Is it possible bjb5859 to be able to speak with you in person. I have a similar situation on a Goyard trunk I picked up a few weeks back and would like to send you a couple photos and get yours thoughts. Thanks!! Tom
    3. Im4anythingOld, 2 years ago
      Thanks bjb5859 got it!!
    4. Mike78, 2 years ago
      Wow, excellent job sir. I love it.
    5. bjb5859 bjb5859, 2 years ago
      thanks Mike78
    6. trunkman trunkman, 2 years ago
      This is quite beautiful... amazing how you restored the fabric!
    7. bjb5859 bjb5859, 2 years ago
      Thank you trunkman
      If the paint is old enough it comes off relatively easy
      with the right technique.
      But its still a ton of work.

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