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12 Handmade Gift Ideas

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Photo: Janet Carr

A Word From Our CEO, Janet Carr

Season’s greetings from all of us at Tandy! As we begin the holidays, what better way to spread cheer than by giving the unique gift of leathercraft? Make sure to check out our selection of 12 gift ideas you can make yourself, with FREE patterns and instructions for each! Whether it’s hand-stamped jewelry following the exclusive tutorial from this month’s featured maker, or one-of-a-kind home décor using our new acrylic templates, we can’t wait to see what you create next.

Meet the Watkins Family from Red Pony Leather Goods

The Watkins family started working with leather as a hobby, but for Jennifer, Bill, and their daughter, Allison, it soon grew into a small business. As the owners and artists behind Red Pony Leather Goods, find out how this family went from beginner to business owner in this month’s maker spotlight. Get the story, plus the opportunity to download their exclusive earring pattern and instructions for FREE!

Meet the Makers

12 Gift Ideas

From standout accessories to rustic home décor, find something every leather lover will adore with these 12 ideas you can make yourself. With FREE patterns and instructions for each project, your holiday gifting just got easier!

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Get Cozy with Seasonal Hides

From silky soft rabbit skins to fluffy foxtails, these wintertime favorites are perfect for adding luxurious warmth to projects of all kinds. Stock your workshop now—supplies are limited!

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