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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 also own www.sorrellnotionsandfindings.com, a company that specializes in tools, supplies, and leather for the boot and shoe making trade.

Freshly stitched soles

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Side seams

They’re side-seamed!

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Alligator foot

These boots are getting prettier with every step of the process!

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Stitching magic

Before stitching… After stitching…

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It’s a Boot Life

Here’s a link to my YouTube video for April. “It’s a Boot Life”

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Old boots, new toe

This is a pair of my boots that came in to be resoled and get a new toe shape. I’m always nervous putting an old pair of boots back onto the last because there’s no extra lasting allowance and one … Continue reading

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I’m not sure what the post office thinks of my new title, but I could get used to it. #bootqueen Also, I wish I could write like this.

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