Category Archives: Cowboy Boots

Cowboy boots

Buck-stitched wingtip

Toe wrinkles and a buck-stitched wingtip were my Sunday afternoon fun Toe wrinkles: a backing is glued onto the back of the vamp (foot leather) and then evenly-spaced lines are stitched through vamp and backing. A hook or eye end … Continue reading

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Skiving

Skiving on my handy-dandy marble lazy susan

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Treats!

It appears I have a reputation. A client stopped by this morning and brought me this. ❤ Guthrie friends: if you need an after lunch treat, please stop by and help me with these while they’re still fresh and yummy!

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Layer by layer

It always feels good to have that first heel layer on. Tomorrow I’ll keep adding layers until I have the correct heel heights on these boots.

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It’s a start

Today I finished fitting a last, created the boot top pattern, and drew the design.

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Daily Mail

My boots made the headlines! Arnold Schwarzenegger in the Daily Mail, UK

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Almost there

I don’t get to relax and enjoy my Saturday until I peg two pairs of boot soles. One down, three more soles to go.

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