Month: June 2008

David Carrico’s involvement with Jesse James

I had the opportunity to talk with David Carrico today, owner of Carrico’s Leatherworks.  David was the coproducer of the gun rigs for The Assassination of Jesse James.  I conducted a brief and very informal interview with David regarding his

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Johnny Ringo Stampede Strings

While my hat from Tom Hirt was almost perfect (and should be as he created the originals) the one area that was slightly lacking was the stampede strings.  Tom doesn’t make those himself, but buys them from another company.  The

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Tom Hirt Ringo Hat has Arrived!

HURRAY!!!! Anyone who has been following this blog knows that I had a custom Ringo hat made by Spur Western Wear. While SWW did an amazing job replicating the hat, during the process I found out that Tom Hirt created

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Here be DRAGONS!

Today, a wonderful and unexpected surprise fell into my lap! Island Girl wrote me out of the blue and sent me two AMAZING images, one which clearly shows the dragon on Ringo’s shirt! For me this is VERY exciting because

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