How to Prepare Leather for Sewing
How to Prepare Leather for Sewing: In this instructable I'll cover the different ways you can prep your stitching line and punch holes in leather to sew it. I was completely befuddled by this process when I first starting leatherworking, but after a few months of trial and error I fe…
Sewing On Leather: Stitching and Seams
Now that I've confessed to fusing all kinds of fusibles to my leather with an iron, it's time to talk about how I'm sewing things together. There's been a bit of chatter in the blogosphere recently about how useful (or not) tutorials are when written by novices or those who don't know good technique. I've never written a tutorial, but I do like to blog about the techniques that worked for me as a part of my sewing journey. So, I feel the need to add this disclaimer: this is what is working…
Cozy Denim Slipper-Moccasins - DIY - AllDayChic
Ever thought of making your own cozy, moccasin-style slippers? There is nothing more simple! Make sure you have got all that is necessary: pattern pieces, like old jeans; another fabric of your choice to reinforce the soles; puffy paint for the soles to give grip; pins; scissors; needle and thread or sewing machine. How to make: 1. […]
How to Use The Dritz Speedy Stitcher Sewing Awl - Sew4Home
We love this unique hand stitching tool. Our step-by-step tutorial shows how it can quickly attach one item to another as well as create an interesting line of stitching as a decorative accent. Great for bag handles!