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The OG – a custom chrome tan Long Bone Wallet by steveb

What is this?
its a long bone wallet – inspired by the ATL, OG himself
the long bone is a big wallet. it holds a lot of stuff.
This is a unique, one of a kind unit.
Its made of great American-tanned chrome tan leather, the very same leather used by Langlitz, in the manufacture of their amazing garments.

BUY THE OG HERE<<<<<

This is a wallet that can hold all of the cards, bills and paper that is associated with modern life., with a bit of “steveb” style to it. The wallet is comfortable, lightweight and flexible. it fits in a jeans pocket (a portion sticks above the pocket).

BUY THE OG HERE<<<<<

The OG - a custom chrome tan Long Bone Wallet by steveb

The OG – a custom chrome tan Long Bone Wallet by steveb

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The Poodly Toots Knipper

This is the Poodly Toots Knipper.
It’s a collaboration.
The Sheath is made by me, the beautiful blade, by Terry Knipscheid, a super talented and wonderful man, located in MN.

The whole shebangy is about 5.5″ long – its truly a Knipper

I had this idea for a EDC – every day carry -sized blade and knew of Terry through some work he’d done for me (making me some work blades), so we got to talking and this was the result.

BUY THE Poodly Toots Knipper.

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THE POODLY TOOTS KNIPPER

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The Flaming Steez Knipper

This is the The Flaming Steez Knipper.
It’s a collaboration.
The Sheath is made by me, the beautiful blade, by Terry Knipscheid, a super talented and wonderful man, located in MN.
The whole shebangy is about 5.5″ long – it’s truly a Knipper

BUY THE FLAMING STEEZ KNIPPER HERE<<<<<

The steel on the Knipper is the usual killer stuff that Terry uses..
I don’t have anymore tech info that that, but can get it if you want… or you can go use Dr. Google yourself.
The scales on the blade is black Micarta, beautiful and durable.

The Flaming Sttez Knipper

The Flaming Sttez Knipper

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the Steez sheath & tool – a package: brand new Leatherman Rebar + steveb custom case

Checkit peeps – the Steez sheath & tool is a one-of-a-kind custom sheath case partnered up with a brand new Leatherman (the best) Rebar tool (also the best of their offering).

This steezy ass sheath/case is made from the best, domestically made and sourced materials, by hand, by yours truly. The Steez sheath & tool is a serious piece of utility and fashion, that sure as hell will stand the test of time.

I used a piece of 6oz veg tan in the front, and the back portion is made from 10oz -very substantial – and reasonably beefy – not overboard. Everything I make is lined,and this is no exception, its lined with mission grain pigskin, sewn with American sourced thread, on an American made sewing machine.

BUY THE STEEZ HERE<<<<<

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The Steez Tool

The Steez Tool

 

The SkipperDee – a 1.75″ wide custom leather belt

Did you read “the Adventures of Eloise” as a kid? Well if you didn’t have that distinct pleasure as s child growing up, your life sucked.. take it from me..lol. If you don’t know what I am peeping, just go check  it out ya malook!  I grew up with Eloise, Ferdinand the Bull, Winnie the Pooh, Christopher Robin and Curious George, and yeah, my sister too.  But honestly, I transported myself to the Plaza with Eloise and her friends many a reading time. TV was a thing for after dinner when I was growing up and my Mom was a huge reader, so she trained my sister and I to be big  readers too, to be happy in that place between your ears, using your brain to tell the story…. and what a gift it has proven to be.

 

So what the fuck am I carrying on about? I don’t know really. I just like the old shit I guess.  Anyway, back to the Skipper Dee..

The SkipperDee has a wild super deep mahogany maroon and red/oxblood/ burgundy kind of coloration. It is very cool, very different and kind of subtle in a uniquely obvious way- it also has my usual black edge and white thread..this is a heavy duty belt, made from 12oz Domestically tanned leather.! Badassedness personified, it be cool!

 

BUY THE SKIPPERDEE HERE<<  

the Skiperdee belt by Steveb Leatherworks

the Skiperdee belt by Steveb Leatherworks

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The Rooting’ Tooting Tote – a classy way to carry the stuff you lug to work every day Copy

The bag you are looking at is the second of a series of bags that I am making.

This tote bag measures: 18″ wide x 12″ high x 5.75″ wide – perfect for a daily carry bag.

Each one is unique and bespoke. I will not make another like this.
I had ladies in mind when I designed this tote, but a guy could use it too, no reason he couldn’t.

I am branching out and bringing my look and ideas to some other daily carry things, like this tote bag. I made one for my case manager and she has really loved it, and it has gotten her a ton of comments whenever shes take it out – which is every day. She’s spilled coffee in hers and it didn’t do squat – and it’ll be the same here.

Each one of these bags is designed individually, its classic, comfortable. The handles are tuwo ply veg tan/ chrome tan, glued and stitched with Poly thread

This is a bag you can stuff with a sweater, lunch, a pair of shoes, a thermos crap and carry comfortably. The bottom is doubled up 12oz leather and a plastic sheet is laminated inside to give it that extra stiffness you need. The green closure strap allow the bag to be expanded and still securely close. The rivets used are enhanced by using contrasting washers

>   to buy the bag and get all of the details on this bag – click HERE to see whats what.

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The Pugster – Guitar/ Bass Guitar Strap

Carry a 1970’s era  Fender Jazz Bass on your shoulder for any length of  time sand you will understand just how important that key interface between body and instrument is. I’ve tried everything from weebly nylon crap straps, giveaways and stuff like that. I’ve bought fancy straps, only to be disappointed in how flambly they were. So I designed my own, and it is comfy, looks great, has some serious heft and lucky for you – it needs a home.

BUY THE PUGSTER HERE<< CLICK!

The front strap (thick part that goes from the front of your instrument to over your shoulder ) measures 3″ wide x 45″ long. The rear strap measures 1.75″ wide (with a taper to 1″ on either end) by 24+” long. The strap has about 4-5″ inches of play in it, so if you tell me the longest you wear a strap and the shortest, I haven’t punched any holes in the strap, so I can set up that rear strap to accommodate your requirements (with 5″ ).

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Pugster Bass Guitar strap

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One-off Brief Bag – for when you are traveling light for business

The bag you are looking at is the first of a series of bags that I am making.

Each one is unique and bespoke.  see more pictures  of the first one and buy it here

I am branching out and bringing my look and ideas to some other daily carry things, like this brief bag

Each one is designed individually, specially for that owner – but most are riffs off of this theme.
its classic, comfortable and it works, equally well for Men or Women.. depending on color and hardware.

This brief bag will handle a light laptop, iPad, keys and some other things, like phone chargers.

This is not a bag you stuff to the gills with crap and toss in the trunk.

We all like to travel light sometimes – maybe to a meeting, and this is the perfect bag to toss your writing journal, iPad, Mac Air and keys into. I can adjust the size to make you happy and to fit anything specific you might need.

I provide both a hand and shoulder strap. The strap is great if you plan on doing some walking- its very comfy and a piece of art. The strap and handle use simple, strong brass clasps and solid D-rings to attach to the bag. The inside of the bag is a single compartment with a small business card pocket, sewn to one side that has pen loops. This is a comfy bag to carry

The front flap uses a unique, classy closure and is lined with deerskin.

 

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The Bukowski Journal

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Journals are just the right analog device to record your day.
Be classy, show up with one in hand to your next mtg.

Meet the Bukowski Journal on ETSY

The penny snap closure is of a 1980 vintage. The brown leather, is a super interesting, top grain, pull up chrome tan – really different and shows every mark.
It has chrome tan pockets inside to hold the journal.
The thread is purple.
The snap is a birdcage snap that has a real nice feel to it and isnt tall, like a conventional snap is.
The journal cover is for a normal, standard size journal (this is from Staples)

I have happy customers, please take a look:
http://steveb.biz/notes/

for more general info:
http://steveb.biz/info.html

The Bunyan Leashicle finds a good pair of pants to latch on to…

Really a top notch piece of work. Just solid. This thing will last a lifetime. Many thanks!

This is what I like to hear!!

The leashicle is used for attaching a wallet to a pair of pants without using a metal chain… a nice alternative to the rattles associated with chain use!

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The Low Riddah – a custom Long Bone chain Wallet

from its new owner:

Steve is a gifted craftsman who takes pride in his work. I’ve purchased 4-5 items from him ….some for myself, some as gifts for family and friends. Everyone is thrilled with the product and very impressed with the workmanship. I’ll be back – JOHN

Nothing like a happy customer! Yay!

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The Brassy Trail Hound finds a good home

The Brassy Trail Hound is a fob chain setup that was well received by its new owner: It had some cool manta ray, brass concho and one piece D, a fantastic brass chain from Japan

I absolutely love this it’s such a different piece. Just super cool! Thank you! – PMLYNN

Now that’s what I like to hear!

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VISIT MY ETSY STORE, please!

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the salted earth key fob & skangler

This is a unique, one of a kind belt/key/wallet chain fob. You can attach wallet chains, key rings or other stuff to it, it’s a nice change from the “norm”, if there is such a fobby thing. The solid brass clasp is tough and cool.

This Fob has a one of a kind 1982 vintage penny domed concho that you will not see anywhere else. The fob is fully lined and glued, then stitched – this stinker will last a lifetime and look perfect as they age., This is a nice looking accessory for your belt , up to 1.75″ wide- different enough to be noticed, cool enough to be distinctive. if you wear a chain wallet – this is a good consideration This is riveted shut, no snap.

I hang my keys from the clasp – these fobs are handy.
This skangler is accessorized being brown/earth in color and surrounded by brass washers and a copper spacer.
The wire has been silver soldered making is super strong,

I also make knife and tool sheaths from heavy weight vegetable tanned cowhide. I’ve made guitar straps, leashes and wristbands – all with a different look and design as your commonly used to seeing. If you’re looking for something you don’t see, ask. I am always up for a challenge, within reason.

You can buy this piece here<<

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The Chickn Heart Skangler

The Chickn Heart Skanlger is a keychain dangler, or a fob dangler, or whatever the hell you want it to be kind of dangler.

This is a unique piece.

It is made by me, using all hand tools.
The wire is thick and tough, the skulls tough, the bead tough, the soldering work solid.
As is true with all of my work, it is built to last.

It is 3 3/4″ long, it is made of: heavy gauge copper wire, brass washers, stone skulls, and a crazy
brass/copper African bead of indeterminate age or precise origin, but guaranteed to be of very limited availability.

You can buy the Skangler here<<<

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Steve’s Knipper

Steve had to have a Knipper too…. it was my pleasure to make one for this good friend!

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Wally’s Ride

Every year for the past 5 or so, a small group of friends get together to celebrate one of our friends, Wally who was snatched away waaaay too soon. Thi is a little taste of what the day was like…. great!  A wonderful celebration of Wally , his friends and family.
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the strong arm key fob & skangler

This Fob has a one of a kind 1981 vintage nickel domed concho that you will not see anywhere else.
The fob is fully lined and glued, then stitched – these stinkers will last a lifetime and look perfect as they age.,
This is a nice looking accessory for your belt , up to 1.75″ wide- different enough to be noticed, cool enough to be distinctive. if you wear a chain wallet – this is a good consideration
This is riveted shut, no snap.

I hang my keys from the clasp – these fobs are handy.
This skangler is accessorized being white in color and surrounded by brass washers and a aluminum spacer.
The wire has been silver soldered making is super strong,

BUY IT HERE

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Bronze Brass Ho Bead

The Bronze Brass Ho Bead is a bead.

This is a unique piece.
It is made by me, using all hand tools. It is hung on Camo paracord.
As is true with all of my work, it is built to last.

It is 3 5/8″ long, it is made of: a brass center beDSC_9261ad and bronze beads on the outside, the whole mess is silver soldered together…
This is a nice piece for your keychain, which is what i use mine for.
I’ve seen folks attache them to leather jackets, back packs – in all kinds of creative ways.

You can buy this unique accessory right here<<

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Andy’s Knipper

When brother Andy, a hard working (outside) kinda man saw my Knipper, he wanted one. Told me straight out, I want one. It took awhile for him to come up with the scratch, but I stashed one of the original Stag horn Knippers away for him. Well, payday came, overtime in hand – and Andy got his Knipper – wears it everyday. This is one thick, tough sheath, and the way I set it up, it hugs your belt super tight and strongly!

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The Beady Skunk Skangler

The Beady Skunk Skanlger is a keychain dangler, or a fob dangler, or whatever the hell you want it to be kind of dangler.

This is a unique piece.

It is made by me, using all hand tools. The wire is thick and tough, the skulls tough, the bead tough.
As is true with all of my work, it is built to last.

It is 3 1/8″ long, it is made of: heavy gauge copper wire, brass washers, stone skulls, and a crazy brass/copper African bead of indeterminate age or precise origin, but guaranteed to be of very limited availability.

The wire is twisted around itself and sliver soldered, so it is strong, the pieces are loose enough to rotate.

This is a nice piece for your keychain, which is what i use mine for.
I’ve seen folks attache them to leather jackets, back packs – in all kinds of creative ways.

Do with your what you will, but be sure to send me a pic.

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The Carved Knipper

This is the Carved Knipper.
It’s a collaboration.
The Sheath is made by me, the beautiful blade, by Terry Knipscheid, a super talented and wonderful man, located in MN.

I had this idea for a EDC – every day carry -sized blade and knew of Terry through some work he’d done for me (making me some work blades), so we got to talking and this was the result.

The steel on the Knipper is the usual killer stuff that Terry uses.. I don’t have anymore tech info that that, but can get it if you want…
The scales on the blade is black Micarta, beautiful and durable.

The sheath I wrapped it in is some 10oz, very heavy veg tan leather, my usual fare.
The design that i carved is a one-off, and the colors are cool and will pop and become more apparent over time with wear.
I made the brass bead on the leather lace that allows the blade to be drawn …

The sheath is held to your belt (up to 1.75″ wide) belt by a latigo strip that is installed into the sheath with a combo of stitching and glue.

This is heirloom quality and will never wear out, or fall off your belt.

I never know if I will be able to get more of these made, so if you like it, snag it.
This is the first time I’ve even had one long enough to put it on ETSY… check out what one of my customers said about the Knipper:

BUY THE CARVED KNIPPER HERE<<<

Steve,
Just wanted to drop you a note to let you know how happy I am with my Knipper.
It is awesome. Perfect size, shape, fit and finish.
As expected, you totally rocked the sheath.
The stain is exactly what I was looking for, and of course you came through.
It’s now my favorite knife, and I am kind of a knife guy.
Bottom line.the knife, sheath, bead work together perfectly, and form the ideal EDC package.

Thanks again not only for your artistry, but also for having the eye to pull it all together
Thanks again
John P

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Bob’s Knipper

The Knipper is pretty badass. Terry Knipscheid makes the blades for me,  and I wrap them in one of my sheaths, make a bead and offer them almost exclusively on Instagram. If you’d like one, let me know .

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Special ETSY Sale – 20% off Purchases of $100+

How’s this, for a limited time during November 2015 I will be offering
> a 20% discounted from all sales of more than $100.(only items in my store, not custom work)
Go to ETSY, shop, put what you want in your cart.
Go check out and enter: NOV2015

If you were thinking of getting something, go and get it.
I am not sure when I will end this sale, but I do know that it wont last long!

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Chad’s big Fin

Chad wanted a big Fin that would accept bills in a graceful way – unfolded. I adapted the setup Ive been using in my Longbone wallets and made it fit a bigger Fin. it worked great and will be my new “from now on” setup, I was that happy with it.

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