LeatherLeeda's Profile

About

I am actually the same person as SweetLeeda (where all my crocheted wire and silver jewellery is displayed), and my full bio is here: http://www.SweetLeeda.etsy.com

Related to my love of leather: Once upon a time I used to smoke tobacco and whilst in need of a pretty pouch to store my tobacco, lighter, papers and filters, I started making my own:) Thus the journey into the lovely smelling world of leather began! I am inspired by the practicality of the items I make...so the doggie pouches were made with my little griffon (Leeda) in mind, the GPS pouches were made after I got a VERY useful present of a GPS for Xmas (i am sooo much more confident in the labyrinth of Athens centre now!)...

Inspiration for the designs comes from a combination of the leather off-cuts I can find (all my leather is eco-friendly as it is basically from bits…

Read more

  • Female
  • Born on May 2
  • Joined January 22, 2010

Favorite materials

leather, lace, suede, textiles

Shop

About

I am actually the same person as SweetLeeda (where all my crocheted wire and silver jewellery is displayed), and my full bio is here: http://www.SweetLeeda.etsy.com

Related to my love of leather: Once upon a time I used to smoke tobacco and whilst in need of a pretty pouch to store my tobacco, lighter, papers and filters, I started making my own:) Thus the journey into the lovely smelling world of leather began! I am inspired by the practicality of the items I make...so the doggie pouches were made with my little griffon (Leeda) in mind, the GPS pouches were made after I got a VERY useful present of a GPS for Xmas (i am sooo much more confident in the labyrinth of Athens centre now!)...

Inspiration for the designs comes from a combination of the leather off-cuts I can find (all my leather is eco-friendly as it is basically from bits of leather that the stores do not want anymore), fashion magazines, the shops, etsy and nature...of yeah, and my mood!

I love the feel, smell and durability of leather and hope you like the things I make with lots of love in a pet-friendly home:)

Part of the money from LeatherLeeda sales goes to help funding art-related projects for disadvantaged persons, via a very cool donation organisation - KIVA. See more about KIVA here: http://www.kiva.org/about

Unfollow username?

Are you sure you want to stop following this person?