Amulet / Necklace planning

Amulet stem or bottom to hold the triangle off the collarbone with 6 strands.  Explained in more detail here. Further progression of the stem with 12 parts. Explained in greater detail here. Plans for the top half of the amulet. Prototypes of the top half of the amulet.  These need the stems pictured above worked […]

Stitching – some musings

I took up a bit of saddle stitching (not easy running stitch) again & have gotten requests for pricing. Sounds pretty simple, but hard to encompass. Mostly due to all the related expenses like shipping materials, time spent hunting for materials, supplies for treating even the finished hides on the net, reading reviews etc, waste […]

Protecting edges on leather (vegtan)

I’ve been playing around with making good edges for vegtan leather aka bark tan leather. Note: There’s many variations on these techniques & they aren’t even the only ones I’ve used. Simply what I’m learning lately. Head over to Reddit’s Leathercraft for more information on all of these styles – www Techniques to protect your […]