I almost finished this pair too, but the last is stuck in there. I sprayed water down in the boot under the last. The pegs will swell up and become brittle as they dry. Sometimes that makes pulling the last easier. If that doesn’t work I’ll have to thread a cable through the last to pull it out.


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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 Frustration

  1. Elvin Southerland says:

    Don’t cha hated when that happens!? I have found myself making up new curse words when I have a stuck last. And I don’t curse!

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