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When I got started in leathercraft, I had a hard time finding good information to learn the craft, or build a business around it. I dealt with a lot of trial and error to find the right equipment, leather, tools, etc…to start making the type of leather goods I had in mind. Part of my vision is to help others who are getting started in leathercraft with project videos, reviews and patterns to give budding makers a good place to start.

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Making a waxed Canvas Firewood Log Carrier

Making a waxed Canvas Firewood Log Carrier

I've been itching to work with waxed canvas for a while and finally dove in. I have a lot to learn, but this firewood log carrier was a simple (non intimidating) project to start out on.  Download my free "Social Media Strategy for Leather Workers" here: http://bit.ly/schoolofmakers "Start Selling Your...

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5 tips for sewing a gusset on a leather bag

5 tips for sewing a gusset on a leather bag

5 tips for sewing a gusset on a leather bag Gussets can be a big pain point in making leather bags. Getting the length right, sewing around tough corners, etc...I've got a few tips that should help if you're struggling with this like I have. Leather: https://bit.ly/3m8AJ5O Aquilim 315 contact...

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Making a Leather Trapper Knife Sheath

Making a Leather Trapper Knife Sheath

Making a leather knife sheath  Buy the PDF digital pattern for this knife sheath here: https://www.stockandbarrelco.com/coll... Earlier I made a video showing the process of making a pattern for this sheath that you can watch here: https://youtu.be/0SW_zYBJPuA Leather panels: https://bit.ly/35gdCjn Hermann Oak veg tanned side: http://bit.ly/3nutztb Basic leather tool kit...

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