New Book Out
Posted 20 October 2011 - 03:47 PM
Rawhide and Leather Braiding by Enrique Capone.
He is a master braider from Argentina of 15 years experience if I'm not mistaken.
This gentleman was gracious enough to share his knowledge of rawhide and leather braiding with us.
And yes folks he was gracious enough to write it in English for us.
His book is going for $37 .00 & $5.00 shipping and handling in total $42 .00.
I myself consider this very affordable for the wealth of knowledge you will gain from his work.
If anyone is interested in ordering this is what it contains:
TABLE OF CONTENTS:
MATERIALS AND TOOLS
Ladder Stitch Sewing
Ornamentation of the Ladder Stitch
Alternated Stitch with One Thong
Chain Stitch Sewing
Chain Stitch Sewing with One Row of Holes
Ladder Stitch with Two Thongs
Double Chain Stitch with Two Thongs
5 Thongs appliqué
Easy border stitch
Border Braiding 1 to 7
Regular Starting for the 1 to 7 Braiding
Compressed Starting of the 1 to 7 Braiding
Compressed Finishing for the 1 to 7 Braided Border
Endless 1 to 7 Braided Border
Braided Border 1 to 5
One thong braid
Four Thongs Round Braid
Five Thongs Braid
Six Thongs Round Braid
8 Thongs - Square Braid
12 Thongs Round braid
Patria Braids 59
Six thongs Patria Braid
Twelve Thongs Patria braid
Thirteen Thongs Patria Braid
Connecting a braid with a ring
Boina de Vasco Button (Checkered Button)
False Buttons 68
Core for Sliding Buttons
Braided False Button
Basic Three Thongs
One Turn Pasador
Gaucho style or “Esterilla” Interweaving for the One Turn Pasador
Under 2 Over 2 “Esterilla” Interweaving for a 9 thongs Pasador or 9 parts 8 bights Knot
Under 3 Over 3 “Esterilla” Style interweaving for the 7 thongs Pasador o 7 parts 6 bights Knot
Under 3 Over 3 “Esterilla” Style interweaving for the 9 thongs pasador o 9 parts 8 bights Knot1
Pluma (Feather) Interweaves
U2 O2 Pluma Interweave at the right of the guide (Pineapple Knot)
U3 O3 Pluma interweave
Pluma Interweave at the left of the guide (Herringbone Knot)
Variation Knots or Knots without foundation
Variation Knot with Pattern Over 2 Under 2
Variation knots Under 3 Over 3
Variation Knot with borders Over 2 and center Over 3
Two turns Pasador Over 2 Under 2
Two Turns Variation Pasador Under 2, Over 4, Under 4 , Over 2
3 Turns Pasador
First interweave for Bomba Zurda:
Second Interweave for Bomba Zurda:
Pluma interweave for Bomba Zurda
First Pluma Interweave for Bomba Zurda:
Checkered Interweave for the Bomba Zurda
Tightening a Braided Knot
Fish Scale “Bomba”
Half bosal Bomba
Jupiter Bomba Version 1
Jupiter Bomba Version 2
Mondonguillo and Contranmondonguillo
GAUCHO STYLE KNIFE SHEATH
if anyone is interested in ordering Rawhide and Leather Braiding by Enrique Capone,
you can order it from his website WW W.leather – braiding.com
if you do decide to order I'm sure you will not be disappointed.
Posted 20 October 2011 - 05:35 PM
Posted 20 October 2011 - 08:10 PM
Thanks for posting the new book. I've got a several already but I'll pull up the site and see if this one looks like something that I need to add to my collection. Thanks again.
if I'm not mistaken from what I can understand in this new book he has put together his first two books and lots of extras altogether in this new book.
I also have his first two books and I find them very informative.
But this book he had the pictures professionally done and the binding professionally done.
I think this might be the Argentine Book of Knots just kidding on that but that sounds like that would make a great name for a book,
who knows he might name his next book that.
Well one can wish, and one of my wishes was fulfilled I got his third book.
Posted 23 October 2011 - 07:01 AM
Posted 23 October 2011 - 03:34 PM
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