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HAND-MADE AVANT-GARDE LEATHER BELTS



An introduction into Object's intricate handcrafted Leather Belts - Constructed from tough 3-4mm thick British Leather and bound without the aid of sewing machines, Stitched using 2 needles and coarse thread by hand. Each strap begins as a blank canvas without personality or impression. Countless hours are consumed creating a mask for the strap, Using various rendering techniques & old tooling, specialists chemicals and experimental hand dyed finishes. Other touches seen within the collection include unorthodox methods of binding the Leather together with industrial heavy duty fastenings, traditionally used in other fields, Object explores to find the boundaries


Hand forged metalwork can be found on each Bespoke buckle, Manipulated into their irregular shapes and coloured by hand giving the steel its unique character. Each belt is limited in availability and made to order


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