Vintage George Barnsley 3.5 inch Stitching awl used by shoemakers and leather workers to stitch leather soles
Supplied as blade needle only. George Barnsley 3.5 inches long stitching awl used for stitching leather soles. George Barnsley stitching blades are made from high-quality steel and are very sharp. These stitching awls are designed for hand stitching work. Makes easy cuts in leather without requiring extra force. The awl is ideal for making right size shaped hole prior to hand stitching. This is a useful tool for stitching leather soles.
- Brand: George Barnsley
- Condition: New
- Type: Stitching awl. Brand new. Made in UK
- Stock: Rare limited vintage stock. Once gone – it’s gone
- Material: Forged steel
- Supplied as: Blade only
- Size: 3.5 inches or 9 cm approx
- Blade width: 2mm at sharp point
About George Barnsley
Based in Sheffield, George Barnsley company were making shoemakers tools but in 1980’s company closed. Now these tools are rare to source. G Barnsley made top quality tools that were designed to last for many years to come. They supplied tools around the world. Especially blades that were specially treated so that the edge keeps sharp. In short tools of best quality, dependable and lasts long. Each tool was handmade.