In today’s video, Chuck answers a question about preventing rub off when dyeing leather. While there are many opinions on this subject, we’ll walk you through step-by-step on dyeing and top coating your leather to create the least amount of rub off. We hope this is helpful information and helps you in your leathercrafting endeavors! Shop Pro Dye Shop Top Coats
In today’s video, Chuck shows how to make a simple pouch with a flap. He starts with a pouch that doesn’t require any stitching and then shows how you can refine the pattern to add a snap and then one step further by making a hand-stitched pouch with a snap closure. We hope this is helpful to you whether you’re just getting started in leatherwork or a seasoned leatherworker.
For a list of tools and materials used in this video click here.
In this week’s video, Chuck shows some more shop tricks that will hopefully help you out in your own shop! We’ve got some tips on revolving punches, adding a belt tip to a strap, and easily stringing bone beads onto a project!
We get a lot of questions on how to make bullet loops so, in today’s video, Chuck answers some of those questions and shows some different techniques to make them! We hope this is helpful and gives you some good ideas on how to make bullet loops on your projects! Shop Veg Tan Leather
In case you haven’t seen or heard, Perma-Lok Needles are in stock! These needles are Chuck’s preferred choice for lacing of any kind. In today’s video, we’ll be showing you all the different sizes available and what they are best used for as well as go over some troubleshooting tips if you get some lace stuck inside the needle.