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Leatherwork or leathercraft is a fun, reasonably inexpensive hobby Leather Knife Sheaththat almost anyone can do! You can do it with just a few tools and small amounts of leather.  You can even work on projects sitting in your living room watching television if you would like!  There is an enormous amount of variety in leatherworking from the simplest bookmark or keyfob to intricate holsters or bags.  You can even get into bootmaking, saddle making or leather armor if that strikes your fancy.  For artists, leather tooling and carving can be a very interesting and intricate form of art, while still being within the ability of beginners.


Leathercraft-Projects is a source of basic leatherworking information for beginners starting with basic information about leather and leatherworking tools and including tutorials for various types of leather projects.

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How to Make a Custom Leather Cell Phone or iPhone Case

A leather cell phone or iPhone case is a very practical leatherworking project that is also fairly easy to make. This leather craft project is easier than the leather knife sheath project and will show you how to make a cell phone case, but still gives good practice in cutting, wet-molding and stitching needed for …

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Essential Craft Tools for Leatherworking

Leather craft or leatherwork is a great craft that just about anyone can do with some degree of success. It is a fun, fascinating, and rather addicting activity. Almost anything can be made with leather, from a leather sheath or belt pouch to full leather armor, cowboy boots, and saddles. One major advantage that leatherwork …

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A Compendium of Leatherworking Tutorials

Leatherworking is a fascinating (and potentially lucrative) hobby that almost anyone can do. It is fairly economical to begin, although you can easily spend a lot if you aren’t careful! Leather work does not take a lot of time; although, just like anything else, the more time you spend, the better you will become. If …

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How To Choose Leather for Leatherworking

Do you want to get into leatherwork, but aren’t sure where to start? Maybe you have picked a project that you want to make, and aren’t sure what leather to use or where to get it. This page will give you some guidelines for choosing the right leather to make the best project possible. 1) …

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