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    Notebook & Wallets

    Made these recently.
    Notebook cover for a Moleskine (9 x14 cm) with a matching "minimalist" wallet in Python skin




    This "minimalist" wallet is made from Australian Cane Toad skin. An unlikely source of a really nice, tough leather.


    "What's money? A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do." - Bob Dylan

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    Re: Notebook & Wallets

    You should get this stuff to Selfridge's or something (assuming you don't already )

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    Re: Notebook & Wallets

    Stunning work! That toad skin looks very very nice ...dare I ask a price for one similar?

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    Re: Notebook & Wallets

    Quote Originally Posted by Noddy View Post
    You should get this stuff to Selfridge's or something (assuming you don't already )
    Yeah, I agree.

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    Re: Notebook & Wallets

    PM if you are interested.
    Quote Originally Posted by halfrowk View Post
    Stunning work! That toad skin looks very very nice ...dare I ask a price for one similar?
    "What's money? A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do." - Bob Dylan

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    Re: Notebook & Wallets

    Fantastic workmanship, I make a few things from veg tan leather and am always curious where you source these exotic leathers from?

    Tim

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    Re: Notebook & Wallets

    These exotic skins turn up from time to time here on BB. I missed some lizard skins a few weeks ago. The Toad skins are from Australia.
    Also worth looking here - http://www.theleatherconnection.com/id46.htm
    Quote Originally Posted by timbox View Post
    Fantastic workmanship, I make a few things from veg tan leather and am always curious where you source these exotic leathers from?

    Tim
    "What's money? A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do." - Bob Dylan

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    Re: Notebook & Wallets

    I can vouch for the utility of these little wallets... I used to carry a big wallet full of 'stuff' now slimmed down to a few cards and notes tucked in the front. Perfect. GeoffW saved me from a fat wallet, now more space in my pockets for knives and the likes
    Boys don't grow up... their toys just get more expensive ;-)>

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    Re: Notebook & Wallets

    Great stuff Geoff, seeing you at the Bristol knife show this year?
    Hope you are well.

    Chris.

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    Re: Notebook & Wallets

    Quote Originally Posted by GeoffWood View Post
    These exotic skins turn up from time to time here on BB. I missed some lizard skins a few weeks ago. The Toad skins are from Australia.
    Also worth looking here - http://www.theleatherconnection.com/id46.htm
    Thanks Geoff there are some interesting skins on that site.

    Tim

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    Re: Notebook & Wallets

    Beautiful work!

 

 

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