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    Default Baby moccasins / leather work

    Anyone sewed with soft leather in their seeing machine. Did you need a specia needle?
    Any tips, recommendations for trying it out?

    I would love to have a play at making some little baby moccasins like this.
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    I have a pattern.. Just not sure where to start with the leather I have only ever worked with fabric.

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    You can buy heavy duty needles from spotlight. I use the 'jeans' needles for my quilting and they go through 3 layers if fabric and batting. I'm sure that would work with leather

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    Did you end up making some? I've been wanting try these but a bit hesitant

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    No. Sorry. I couldn't find the right type of leather in a small enough quantity to make it affordable.
    Ended up bying some instead. : )

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    Oh bummer! I've seen some on the destash pages and always look twice haha


 

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