Turnshoes Finished

Finally “finished” enough.  Rubbed down with a “tea” of walnut juice, worn dry, and oiled.

I already know the modifications needed for the next pair.

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About George Crawford

archaeologist, archer, primitive technologist, and wannabee musician ... mostly
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6 Responses to Turnshoes Finished

  1. oldfool says:

    I’d wear those. They would go perfect with my home grown kilts.

  2. Mick R says:

    great looking pair of shoes! are the made using a last?

    • paleotool says:

      Thanks. No last. Made moccasin style or early European. Just a bunch of foot measurements, tacking together, sewing up and turning out. I do want to get or make some lasts though. I hear it makes things much easier and more accurate.

  3. Veronica says:

    Hey! I’m looking for a video that teaches step you step how to make this shoes, do you have one?? I started working with leather and I’m more or less handy with the tools and patterns. Can you help me, please?

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