Monthly Archives: October 2015

Packed and ready to roll

Not only did we get everything packed into the back of Dale’s truck, we can also close the rolling topper! On the other hand, it’s a good thing there’s a back seat because we have to put all of our … Continue reading

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Road trip

Tomorrow Dale and I will start driving toward Charlotte, North Carolina for the www.charlottecontemporary.com show. Do you think we’ll be able to get all of this in the truck?

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Someone is spoiled

My husband said, “I don’t have a pair of boots with a turquoise foot” and made sad Bambi eyes at me.

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Take Two

The heel heights match! (This is a good thing.) Has anyone realized yet that I’m actually making two pairs of boots that are almost exactly alike?

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Hand Wax

These funny little lumps are hand wax for waxing inseaming threads. They make the thread very sticky so each stitch will hold. Making hand wax is a messy job and I am VERY happy to say that I’ve found a … Continue reading

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Cherokee Fiddle

I put the finishing touches on this pair today. Introducing: “Cherokee Fiddle” in black and white.

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September newsletter

I’ve been doing more traveling than boot making for the past several days, and I leave this afternoon for the Boot and Saddlemakers Roundup in Wichita Falls, Texas. Here’s a link to my September newsletter with pictures from my trip … Continue reading

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