DIY Refillable Leather Journal Cover Kit, Wickett & Craig Buck Brown Leather
Ready to make a journal cover with some of the finest USA made materials?! This is great if you are just starting out in leathercraft or need a crafty gift. This kit includes all the materials needed!
The refillable leather journal cover kit features a multi-pocketed design. The inside left has a two card slot with an extended double wide slot behind. The inside right has a slanted sleeve that fits an 8" x 5" inch journal. It also features a removable stainless steel money clip on the back side card slot.
This journal cover kit comes with 4 pieces of pre-cut and pre-punched Wickett & Craig's 3.5-4oz Buck Brown Traditional Harness Leather, 135 inches of Maine Thread waxed polycord in 3 separate bundles, 2 harness needles, a public supply journal, and several other finishing components. All you need to bring to the table is water and scissors!
Experience Level: Beginner
Skills Learned & Used:
- Hand Stitching
- Edge Burnishing
Dimensions: 8.5 inch x 5.5 inch
Materials list (included):
- 4 pcs - Pre-cut & pre-punched 3.5-4oz leather pieces from Wickett & Criag
- 50 inches - 0.030" thick Maine Thread Waxed Cord in Golden Brown or Natural
- 1 pc - Public Supply 8" x 5" inch lined journal
- 2 pcs - CS Osborne Harness Sewing Needles
- 0.25 oz - Beeswax for burnishing
- 1 pc - Fairfield Canvas for burnishing
- 1 pc - Sandpaper for matching the edges
- Add a heat stamped monogram for $5 additional
- Please see images above for monogram location in the bottom right corner
- **No returns for items that get monogramed**
About the Materials:
Wickett & Craig Leather
The kit contains 3.5-4oz English Bridle leather. 3.5-4oz refers to the thickness.
Manufacturers Location: Curwensville, PA, USA (est. 1867)
English Bridle Leather: The most popular of the Wickett & Craig leathers, English bridle leather is 100% vegetable tanned, is drum dyed in a range of finishes, then hot stuffed with waxes making this leather smooth and flexible with a waxy texture. Wickett & Craig "English" Bridle Leather is among the highest end vegetable tanned leathers in the world. Crafted in the USA, Wickett & Craig is known for quality, durability, and rich finishes.
Maine Thread Waxed Polycord
This kit comes with Maine Thread's waxed cord in 0.030" inch thickness.
Manufacturers Location: Lewiston, ME, USA (est. 1965)
Waxed Polycord: The signature product of Maine Thread, its waxed polycord is highly durable and a staple thread in the leather crafting community for hand stitching leather products.
Public Supply Journal