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Stand out from the crowd using a double crease line on your next project. January 22, 2021 – Posted in: Leather Craft 101

If you follow me over on Instagram you might have seen that I recently posted a mini-tutorial on how to create a padded double creased effect using multiple layers of leather and three creasing tips. You might be thinking why would I want to do this? Well, it looks epic so I think that’s a good enough reason. Materials & Tools Bonded Leather 0.6mm (Drop me an email if you need to order this) Split…

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How To Sharpen Your Skiving Knife January 12, 2021 – Posted in: Leathercraft 101

The number one rule of using a knife is to ensure that the blade is kept sharp, after all a blunt knife can cause more damage than a sharp one. Think about it, with a sharp blade you will cut through leather like butter with very little force behind the blade. Now think how much pressure you would need to apply to cut through the same leather with a blunt knife. Lots! With more pressure…

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