[Workshop] Watch Strap PRO

SGD $380.00

For the serious watch fanatic, learn the advanced techniques used by well-know watch strap makers to create your very own exotic leather watch strap.

Only suitable for standard flat lugs. Available for different lug width.

To ensure that your watch strap fits, please bring along the watch that you are creating the watch strap for.

  • 6 hours class

  • Learn the traditional hand-stitching method and advanced techniques such as edge painting, skiving etc.

  • Use premium crocodile leather from renowned tannery that supplies to luxury brands. Available in wide range of glossy and matt colors (subject to availability)

  • Optional upgrade to Butterfly clasp for $10.
  • No pre-requisite skills needs. All tools and materials will be provided.

No minimum pax required. Special rates available for larger classes.

Please contact us here or email us at craft@hidesandthread.com to arrange for a class.

Flow of workshop

Every basic leather crafting workshop is conducted by an experienced leather artisan, with each session consisting of (i) basic theory; and (ii) hands-on session.

  • Basic theory

Participants will be given a brief introduction to the types, quality and characteristics of different leather; Basic leather care and maintainence; and overview of leather crafting tools and techniques

  • Hands-on session

Create your own leather project with guidance from experienced leather artisans. Learn the basic leather crafting techniques (cutting, burnishing, installing buttons, hand-stitching). At the end of the workshop, you should be equipped with the necessary skills to handcraft your very own watch strap.

Workshop location: 11 Kallang Place #05-06 S339155