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Dye a Spark’s SS?

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I have a Spark’s Summer Special that I won at their 50th Anniversary Celebration/Shoot. It has the carved top. I have not used it much as all my leather is black. After getting a Nighthawk Officers Bull I find that I like carrying it in the SS even though I normally use a Criterion or 55BN.

So I have been thinking of dying the top band and belt loop black. Am I crazy for doing this to a fantastic holster?

If my cover garment should blow open a little the brown band and loop seems more observable than the gun.

Thoughts?

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Not rocket science. Wipe the band with a little alcohol and use Fiebings with a small dauber or a Q tip. The stitching will take some dye as well. I'd probably do it 2 tone - lighter tone on the body darker (done last) in the band.
 
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