Article and Video by Bruce Cheaney
How to Make Leather Knife Sheaths for Bushcraft and Hunting Knives.
Leather tools, materials, supplies are covered in this leathercraft and leatherworking tutorial on sheath making.
Reverse Engineering this video is put together in reverse order just to give you a different angle of sheath making. I start off with the knife sheath in the finished state and then regress the process and go through the sheath making process in reverse.
If you are like me you like to see the end product before you start so you have a good idea of what you are making or want to make.
I like and use Fiebing’s leather coatings and products to put a protective finish on my handmade leather knife sheaths.
Sheath making the easiest way to get started with leathercraft and leatherworking leather hand tools like hand sewing awls hafts and a couple leather knives
A lot of my leather tools for knife sheath making are made by C.S. Osborne & Company and I go over the ones I like and use in this YouTube videos tutorial.
Sheath making to me is the easiest way to get started with leathercraft and leatherworking because you can start with a minimum amount of leather working hand tools like hand sewing awls and hafts and a couple leather knives one in particular is the leather craftsman knife that you can get from the Weaver Leather Company.
Anyway I go over just about everything you will need for Sheath Making How to Make Leather Knife Sheaths for Bushcraft and Hunting Knives in this video tutorial.
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