Crimping vamps, 2

Crimping vamps, 2

This is my crimp break. It’s a tool that puts the initial stretch in the leather so it’s easier to put on the crimping boards.

About customboots

I'm a custom cowboy boot maker. I own a business, Sorrell Custom Boots, and I create bespoke cowboy boots using vintage machinery and hand tools. I also own, a company that specializes in tools, supplies, and leather for the boot and shoe making trade.
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2 Responses to Crimping vamps, 2

  1. Richard says:

    Hello Lisa.

    Richard calling and I am wonderring where I can buy a Crimp Break? In addition how do you feel about the Vamp Breaks on the website Alibaba? Do you think that the will do the job just as good?



    • customboots says:

      I have a former student who makes crimp breaks. Send me an email and I’ll give you his number. (
      I haven’t seen the vamp breaks on Alibaba.

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