STRUCTURED ZIPPER PULL – PART II the execution
Well, I’ve had to admit… I underestimated it a little bit. The design of the structured zipper pull was easy,Read more.
Structured Zipper Pull – Part I Preparation
“The devil is in the details”, they say. Though this doesn’t always have to be a bad thing. Because thoseRead more.
Technique – Rolled handles
The contest is officially over and we’ve got a winner for the very first DIY KIT!! SANDRA, congratulations I will contactRead more.
Technique – How to place a twist lock
I just love the fancy look a bag gets, whenever you place a metal lock on it. It can transformRead more.
Edge Paint – Mixing colours
A little while back in another mini series on how to brand your brand we’ve been talking about the ‘psychologyRead more.
Edge Paint – How apply it?
In case you’re working with the type of leather that doesn’t burnish that easily or you want to pursue aRead more.
Edge paint – what about it…
Each time, while writing the pure leather posts, I try to tackle a problem I have or had in theRead more.
How to structure a bag with bag stiffener?
I want to remind you all, I haven’t followed any classes and am totally home schooled by myself, youtube andRead more.
Bag hardware – All kinds of hardware you might need for your bag
We have been talking about inspiration, design and craftsmanship. But eventually, it all begins with the basics. What do weRead more.
Technique – How to quilt leather like Chanel
My latest inspiration source is Coco Chanel. She is an amazing woman and has been a life changer for theRead more.
Beginners guide – How to sharpen your leather knife
Whetstone sharpening block Since I got myself a Japanese leather skiving tool I wanted to learn how to sharpen itRead more.
Beginners guide – Next part on leathercraft tools
Once you start leathercraft, often there is no way back. Whether you took classes or taught it to yourself, justRead more.