Leather Skills Tutorials

Learn the basics of leatherwork with my step by step tutorials. You can improve your craft quickly by gaining the skills I demonstrate in the following quick and simple explanations. Fully photographed, with extra tips and advice along the way. I have broken the skills down into separate sections for clarity. Get started on becoming a confident leatherworker today!

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How to Thread a Needle for Sewing Leather

The Saddle Stitch requires two needles, learn how to thread them properly.

How to Sew Leather by Hand

Learn the steps of the basic Saddle Stitch.

How to Finish a Saddle Stitch

Quick steps to finish sewing using the backstitch.

How to Thread a Leather Sewing Machine

Setting up the thread on heavy duty sewing machine.