Maker stories | Duke & Sons Leather

Making a belt that lasts a lifetime.

Making a belt that lasts a lifetime.
The Duke & Sons Leather belt is made from 3-4mm full grain leather, from the best quality. When you see the whole hide, you already see the nice top grain and the lines from the shoulder. I would like to share the making process to give you an idea of how the belts are made. And for sure: this belt will last more than a lifetime!

Leatherworks, a must have reference book for leather craft.

Leatherworks, a must have reference book for leather craft.
A lot of people always ask about tips and tricks in Leathercraft. Although I often mention that Youtube is a good channel for finding what you are looking for, I prefer a book as a reference. I had the pleasure to meet fellow craftsman Otis Ingrams from the UK and he has written a beautiful reference book called: 'Leatherworks, traditional craft for modern living'. Here is a brief review.