Well now you don't have the choiceI just did it four times! I wanted to see which looked better. I have to say, the collar is pretty damn big to be floating around all unbuttoned... Don’t flame me
As I mentioned above you can buy the fasteners on eBay but check colour and size before committing to buy and once bought make sure they are compatible in size and colour and then practice setting them In scrap leather or thick cloth before tackling your jacket. See YouTube for lessons - here’s a Good onehad the same happened to an Aero A-2 I purchased last year (also on left hand side as well). And yeah, I also couldn't resist snapping up the collars
As I mentioned above you can
after exchanging some emails with them, they were not able to find anyone to fix it locally (in Australia), so my only option was to send it all the way back to Scotland......... couldn't justify the return postage cost, so I am living with it for now. (it was a trainee jacket which I picked it up at the 20% off day last year, the extra postage would've wiped out all the savings)
OTOH my other 15 years old Aero A-2 never missed a beat and is tough as a tank.
Anyone has any suggestions for what tools/hardware might be required for DIY? a stud press might do the job? I guess super glue would be the last resort.