Author Archives: bighousedaddy

About bighousedaddy

Master Cobbler and Boot maker.

Finally Home

After a very long stay in the hospital, two and a half months to be precise, I’m finally home… It seems that while staying for four days prior I got bacterial pneumonia… two weeks later I’m in a coma for sixteen days… But … Continue reading

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A Camera Case Pattern Set

This is a wonderful padded camera case. It has two accessory pockets. An 8 inch zipper for easy access. A large compartment for any popular size point and shoot camera. You can also use this case to carry all your … Continue reading

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Leather Facts:

From time to time I’ll be adding facts about leather… They’ll range from fun facts to educational… Maybe even a story or two…   Like this one below…   Leather comes from a variety of sources other than cattle. To name … Continue reading

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Wild Baby Booties

Jeff Chandler of Georgia made some really great baby booties using my baby bootie patterns… Click on the “Photos from Customers” tab for Jeff’s story on how he made these fantastic baby booties…

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New Page Added (Photos from Customers)

I added a new page to the blog.  This page is for those who have made anything from Bighousedaddy’s patterns and would like to share them with other leather crafters. Email you photos to Bighousedaddy@gmail.com…

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ipad Journal Cover

Hello All, I set aside everything for awhile to do a special project. I’ll be making a journal cover for the ipad. Apple’s ipad is the modern writing journal. Yeah, if Lewis & Clark had the ipad they would have … Continue reading

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Leather Journal Kits

Christmas is coming soon… Bighousedaddy has leather journal kits available… http://www.bighousedaddy.com/journals.htm Create a beautiful leather-bound journal with a decorative exposed binding and tie closure.

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Pinwheel Coin Purse

The Pinwheel Coin Purse is finished and ready for sale… This was a lot of fum making… http://bighousedaddy.com/pinwheel_coin_purse.htm

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