How to Sew Leather

Sewing with leather should not be scary! In most cases, basic sewing skills, a home sewing machine & a good leather needle is all you need. Of course, a little how to advice from the pros also helps! Below you find treasure trove of leather sewing tutorials covering all types of projects from the best DIY leather folks we know. We hope you like it & happy sewing!

General DIY How to Sew with Leather Tips

Delia Creates: Tips for Sewing with Leather

See Kate Sew: Tips for Sewing with Leather

Professor Pincushion: How to Sew with Leather or Vinyl -Video!

Gary I Pip: Leather Stitching -Video!

Sewing DIY Leather Handbags, purses & totes

Taylor Made: DIY Leather Tote

Delia Creates: DIY Leather Clutch Tutorial

Bag'n-telle: Tutorials for making a variety of totes and bags

STITCHED by Crystal : Leather Wrap Clutch Tutorial

Craftiness is Not Optional : DIY Fabric and Leather Bag

Kojo-Designs:  Mama & Me Clutch Tutorial

Mad In Crafts : DIY Leather Foldover Clutch

Addicted to DIY: Make Your Own Leather Tote Tutorial

Melly Sews: Leather Tote Bag Tutorial

DIY Mommy: DIY Leather Diaper Bag and Diaper Clutch

Elle Frost: DIY Leather Bucket Bag - Video!

Made By Aya: DIY Simple White Leather Clutch Bag - Video!

Sewing DIY Leather Upholstery & Home Accents

Delia Creates: Leather Upholstery Slipcover

The Chronicles of Home: DIY Bedroom Bench with Leather Upholstery

Reality Daydream: Upholstered Ottoman (Diamond Tufting)

The Learner Observer: DIY Tufted Leather Headboard

Prodigal Pieces: Pottery Barn Knock-Off Caden Bench

Little House of Four: DIY Tufted Leather Bench with Custom Hairpin Legs

Bigger Than the Three of Us: Modern DIY Leather Chair Cushion

Sisters What!: Ottoman Makeover

The Interior Frugalista: How to Recycle a Headboard with an Embossed Leather Seat

The Chronicals of Home: DIY Moroccan Leather Pouf

Redo It Yourself Inspirations: How to DIY Leather Dog Sofa

Cechaflo: Upholstery Basics: How to Deal with Square Corners - Video!

Sewing DIY Leather Clothing & Shoes

Merricks Art: Leather Dress Tutorial

The Girl Inspired : DIY Leather Jacket

Tutorial Girl Here: Leather Shoe Making - Video!

Sewing DIY Small Leather Crafts

Fynes Designs: DIY Leather Camera Strap

Crafty Nest: Leather Coffee Sleeves

Makezine: Minimalist Leather Wallet and Key Holder

Create/Enjoy: DIY Leather Camera Strap Tutorial

Smashed Peas and Carrots: Leather Wrap Card Case  

Sew Fearless: Reversible Leather & Cotton Belting Bag Handles

Harry Rogers: Making a Leather Tool Case - Video!

Sea Lemon: Long Stitch Binding Tutorial -Video!