All posts filed under “Leather

All things leather working and Spark Leatherworks

Test Fitting Pt. 1

I finally finished the new leather seat today.  A year in the making, but totally worth the effort.  There’s something like 2,000 hand-done stitches in it – no machines were involved at all.  My hands were bloody and raw at the end, but totally worth… Read more

Scrap Clutch

Visit any leather shop in the world, from Jakarta to Reykjavík, and you will find tubs and barrels of scraps.  End pieces of belts that were cut off too short, all the way to wavy deformed sheets of hide that fell behind the register.  The truth… Read more