Leather Shot Bags & Accouterments for the French & Indian War.

Leather Shot Bags & Accouterments for the French & Indian War.
Welcome to my Blog! My name is Darrel Lang and I specialize in the Replication of Leather shot bags & Accouterments made in the colonies by the harness and saddle maker of the18th century. All items are hand sewn using waxed linen thread, dyed, then treated with neatsfoot oil & bee’s wax. The leather used is of veg. tanned cow hide 2-3 or 4-5 oz. weight. Other materials used are pig skin, period correct linens for the 18th century and iron or brass buckles. Please take a look at what I have to offer. Thank you!

May 30, 2013

Five Sheaths for Five Knives

 I was sent a box full of knives, made by a variety of makers, some of the touch marks I knew, some I didn't.  I was asked to make up new sheaths for them.  
 From left to right,
 #1...Jack Hubbard
 #2...Curt Lyles
 #3...Daniel Casey
 #4&5..Randy Wolfe of Bethel Forge