New boots

It’s late and I’m ready to go home, so this will be a simple photo essay of what I’ve done today.

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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 have no employees, but my daughter Paige works in my shop with me. She has her own business making ladies shoes.
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2 Responses to New boots

  1. Is it tough keeping your stiches spaced evenly on the rough surface of the alligator?

    • customboots says:

      CD,
      Yes, everything about doing inlay in alligator is harder. The scales are firm and the leather between them is soft, so cutting and stitching evenly through those differences is a challenge.

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