Complete Leatherwork: Easy Techniques and Over 20 Great Projects

Complete Leatherwork: Easy Techniques and Over 20 Great Projects

by Katherine Pogson
     
 

Handmade leatherwork is a durable and fashionable addition to any wardrobe or home. Now everyone can create unique, contemporary designs through this wonderful craft! Complete Leatherwork covers all aspects of working with leather, from basic materials, threads, dyes, and adhesives to pattern making, skiving, channeling, and even more advanced skills such as

Overview

Handmade leatherwork is a durable and fashionable addition to any wardrobe or home. Now everyone can create unique, contemporary designs through this wonderful craft! Complete Leatherwork covers all aspects of working with leather, from basic materials, threads, dyes, and adhesives to pattern making, skiving, channeling, and even more advanced skills such as molding and surface decoration. Each technique is carefully explained with detailed instructions, and there’s a range of projects for beginner and advanced leatherworkers alike. Show your style with a cheerful hide belt and matching purse. Or travel the world with an everlasting passport holder and folding top bag. Whatever your level, whatever your look, this comprehensive guide includes everything you need to bring it all together.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781843404842
Publisher:
Collins & Brown
Publication date:
08/04/2009
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.80(d)

Meet the Author

Katherine Pogson is an up-and-coming designer with a client list featuring such names as Donna Karan and Trussardi. She specializes in distinctive leather treatments including sculpted vessels, accessories, and bespoke pieces for interiors.

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