Dyeing leather, an ancient practice, allows leather craftsmen to add to their projects with a burst of color while preserving the natural beauty of this exquisite material. In this comprehensive guide, we'll unravel the art of dyeing leather, offering insights, tips, and techniques for achieving stunning results. Let’s kick off the new year with a new skill!
In last month’s post we received a request to dive a little deeper into the use of knife work and floral designs, no pun intended. At Texas Saddlery we love showcasing our work and are happy to provide some tricks of the leather crafting trade. Below are some tips on how to get started and how to perfect your skills.
We’ve been covering the basics of getting your new leather crafting hobby started. As part of the series of posts, we’ve been including simple, beginner projects to help you jump in. This time we want to share with you some tips on crafting a leather belt! If you remember, we’ve shared on this topic in the past but it’s time we bring you an updated tutorial!
In this and the next few posts, we’ll dive into particular projects to start off your leather crafting. We’ll help with the how-to’s of getting started, tips to make the project easier, and then you’ll be on your way!