Monthly Archives: January 2014

Boot making class DVD

Dale and I are watching the test copy of my “How to Make Cowboy Boots” DVD set. We’re watching the “How to Fit a Last” section and he just said, “Wow, you really go into detail on that!” in a … Continue reading

Posted in boot maker | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Not quite finished…

I think I celebrated completing this boot top a little early. See the unstitched flower on the bottom right? Perhaps I should fix that before I go any further.

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Lacing the shank

Posted in boot maker | Leave a comment

It’s a Boot Life This week on “It’s a Boot Life” Lisa talks about how to properly position a wingtip, announces the arrival (finally!) of a shipment of Baker Leather from England, and shares her opinion on the wisdom and … Continue reading

Link | Posted on by | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Stitching boot tops

I’ll be stitching the design on these little boot tops today. Here the right side is stitched and the left side is not. The right side is so much prettier!

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

In process

This is what a pair of cowboy boots looks like from the bottom after the toe is in.

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Toe shape

Here’s the completed toe in the tulip stitched boots.

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , | Leave a comment