leather and all the tools and materials to undertake any project.
to make things, thong to lace it or hang it, linen thread to sew
it, beeswax to rub on the thread, an awl to make the sewing holes,
bone folders to shape it, old or new buckles to hold it closed,
dye to colour it, and neats foot oil to soften it... and so on.
of £1.50 per piece will be added.
hide – Tough, easy to work, stretch and mould; takes
dyes well and is available in a number of thicknesses from 1mm to
6mm. Sold by the square foot, from a strap to a whole hide.
£7.00 per square foot; will cut to size.
hide – Easy to work and stretch. Takes dyes well
and is available in pieces below 6sqft and is about 1.0mm –
1.5mm thick. The surface is not as even as cow hide.
£4.50 per square foot; will cut to size.
skin – Thin, pale, soft, good for purses, gloves
and clothing and takes colour well. Only available at 1mm.
£6.50 per square foot; will cut to size.
– Rawhide is tough and hard when dry but can be worked wet.
It is used mainly as a binding and edging material. Cow is about
2-3mm and deer is about 1mm. Does not take colour well.
Deer is £6.50 per square foot; will cut to size.
Cow is £8.00 per square foot; will cut to size.
skin –Only occasionally available. Thin and rough
and also known as shagreen; use as a traditional sand paper or grip
material. Does not take dye well.
£20.00 per 15cm x 15cm piece.
- 3mm square and 2mm and 3mm round vegetan cow hide thong and hand
cut rawhide thong.
3mm square – £1.00/m
2mm round – £1.00/m
3mm round – £1.00/m
rawhide thong – £1.50/m
Haired hides – cured hides with the fur still
on, sold by the square foot; will cut to size.
Goat skin £6.00/square
Cow skin £10.00/square foot
Boar skin £10.00/square foot
If there is something you think we should stock please
let us know on: firstname.lastname@example.org
If you would like advice or to talk over your project please give
us a ring on 07730 586470