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Re: [BKARTS] Rambo leather



Roll it back and forth on itself, grain to grain and flesh to flesh, in different directions. Helps loosen the fibers... Some skins are just plain tough though...

p

At 06:45 PM 12/6/2008, you wrote:
I often do 1/4 leather bindings. Sometimes, altough the leather is thin enough, it is stiff, and lacks the flexibility needed to create a supple spine piece. Is there a way of softening the leather permanently, so it is easier to handle? (This seems to be problem, for example, with fish leather.)


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