A must for refinishing or repairing an antique trunk! These handle straps are hand made one at a time and fully stitched, just like the originals. I use two layers of strap leather back-to-back for a finished, top grain surface on front and back. They are really heavy duty. The edges are properly beveled and slicked to a smooth finish. The leather is dyed, oiled, and "broken" for just the right vintage look. ("Breaking" is the simple process of working the leather back and forth while the neets foot oil is freshly applied. It makes the strap more flexible, and imparts a nice aged appearance.)
Available in 8 1/2" and 11" lengths in your choice of brown, black, or tan.
Sold individually, and priced "each".
Ask me about custom stamping!
* Thank you to Terry Hunter for the nice picture of one of the straps installed on a trunk!
Items are sent via US Postal Service via First Class mail. Items that may be shipped flat (cuffs, barrettes, etc) go in a padded envelope. Other items mail in a box. Shipping is done Monday through Saturday, before noon, so Sunday orders go out Monday.
Payment accepted through Etsy. Sales tax collected for sales in Florida.
Returns & exchanges
Returns accepted only after appropriate communication. (Let me know what's wrong and give me a chance to fix it for you.) No returns after 15 days or if item has been used or altered. Refunds will not include shipping costs. Sales of custom made items are final.
I make all of my items one at a time, so custom work is always an option. Drop me a line and we will discuss what you need.