In 2005, I made Donna a purse. Seven years later, it has worn out, so I've made another.
This one is leather, a nice bit of pigskin from Le Prevo
Most of the seams were glued with PVA before sewing, which helped keep it tidy. Without that the layers can shift a bit during the seam..
Here are the dimensions for next time:
The stamp is a bit of acetal rod, which cuts quite nicely with regular gravers:
Wet the leather well, then just give it a wack with a big hammer:Home | Artefacts| Luggage