If you love to ride horses consider making some of your tack and other equipment yourself. There’s also a market out there for unique equestrian goods.
Alligator embossed hide – exotic looking projects at an affordable cost Alligator hide’s exotic look makes for glamorous projects. Using embossed alligator or crocodile cowhide leather allows crafters a material that is easy to work with as well as much more economical than genuine alligator hide. Alligators are difficult to […]
Cowhide (cowskin) and sheepskin (lambskin) are leathers that come from two different animals, and so have very different properties. It is important to consider the final use of the project before buying one or the other. Do you want something stiffer and more rugged or a leather that is softer, […]
If you have a project that calls for leather straps, you’ll need to determine the right type of leather to buy and gather your tools before crafting.
Beginners looking to make leather projects are advised to check out their local craft store, bookstore or library for a book of beginning leather projects. These books will contain projects as well as general tips and a list of tools needed, plus suggestions on the sorts of leather that work […]
Why consider making a project yourself with leather instead of buying it from an online artist? Luxurious leather is a great way to update your wardrobe or add a creative touch to your home. Many people enjoy making their own leather projects rather than buying them from another artist. By […]
With another year over and a new one beginning, it’s time to look toward the future —not just in resolutions, possibilities, and dreams—but also in what’s expected to be the hottest trends of 2015. It comes as no surprise that leather will be on that list of hot trends, and […]
Square Feet Leather hides are normally measured in square feet. Most leather hides will have a printed number on the back side of the hide with the number of square feet for that specific hide. The square footage of genuine leather hides refers to the total workable surface area. The […]
Whether you’re looking to upgrade your travelling essentials or to keep yourself even more organized during your journeys, these DIY ideas and how-to tutorials are just for you. Leather is the perfect material to take with you since it is durable, functional, and stylish all at the same time. Some […]
Here at Leathertreasureshop USA, we are consistently looking out for leather trends and fashion inspiration on and off the web. The past fashion month has definitely brought a lot of leather love and a lot of leather styling tips, tricks, and ideas this season. Crossing over with past spring trends […]