Published on April 12th, 2016 | by makesupply0
Leather Zipper Long Wallet Template – Build Along Tutorial
This is a build along video for the Zipper Long Wallet acrylic template set. If you wish to purchase the template:
This template set is currently not available in digital form.
Need help with hand-stitching? Check out our saddle stitch tutorial.
Inventory of Tools
- YKK 6″ Zipper
- No.2 X-ACTO Knife
- Wing Divider
- C.S. Osborne Scratch Awl
- Seiwa Diamond Leather Stitching Chisel – 6x5mm
- Seiwa Diamond Leather Stitching Chisel – 2x5mm
- Tandy Stitching Needles
- Wood Slicker
- Piece of heavy canvas cloth
- Edge beveler
- Japanese Leather Knife
- 15″ Cork Back Metal Ruler
- Royalwood Waxed Irish Linen Thread – Natural – 7 ply
- Rubber Cement
- Various Grit Sandpaper (120 grit and 240 grit)
- Rubber Mallet
- Block of Leathercraft Wax
- Cup of water
- Binder clips
Leather Selection Suggestions
In this video we used 4 oz. bridle leather from Thoroughbred Leather.
For this wallet I would suggest anywhere up to 4oz for the interior pieces and 3 to 5 oz for the outside shell.
Guidelines of Template Usage
We put a lot of time and effort into producing these templates, videos, and blog posts. Please do not distribute the template you have purchased from Makesupply. It’s not cool and hurts our feelings. However, you are free to do whatever you want with the end product you create using the template design. Even sell them on Etsy!