Make Your Own Money Pouch: An Introduction to the Traditional Craft of Leather Working

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Preparation takes 3-5 business days
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Leatherworking has been an essential part of society for cultures in Britain and around the world. With everything from shoes and clothing, to toys and games being made from leather at one point in history or another. Leatherworking is an often overlooked craft today, despite its being a very fulfilling and easy craft to learn.

This kit contains everything you need to learn how to make your own Leather Money Pouch & includes two historic coins from the Viking Era. It is perfect for both adults looking to have a go at a new craft and for a unique childrens craft activity. The kit is suitable for children of younger ages, but should be carried out with supervision as with all new crafts.

It contains two pre-holed leather pouch sections that just need to be sewn together, alongside a length of leather thonging to create the closing strap. The kit also contains a length of durable waxed linen thread and two large eyed, blunted metal sewing needles.

The also comes with a full booklet detailing, in easy to understand instructions, how to make your pouch. It not only covers how to put the pouch together, but gives instructions in basic leatherworking stitches for future projects.

This kit contains;

1x Large Pouch Back With Integral Flap in High Quality Leather
1 x Smaller Pouch Front
1x Length of Leather Thonging
1x 1m of Waxed Linen Thread
2x Blunted Metal Sewing Needles
2x Hand Stamped Viking Coins in Pewter
1x High Quality Instruction & Information Booklet on Premium Parchment Paper

Present Past strives to produce high quality reproduction & inspirations, meticulously researched and with the highest standards of customer care.

***Please Note, This Item Should Not Be Given To Children Without Parent Instruction and Supervision***

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