THE TANNERY IS NO LONGER SELLING THESE, ONCE THEY ARE SOLD OUT THAT IS IT!!! (****HOWEVER, YOU CAN FIND LEG OFFCUTS IN OUR SHOP UNDER KANGAROO LEATHER WHICH ARE VERY SIMLAR BUT SLIGHTLY SMALLER)
Packer Kangaroo leather-Neck offcuts-VEG TANNED from the prestigious Packer kangaroo leather tannery's top quality hides-Ships fast from a USA-SMALL BUSINESS
Approximately .5 to .7mm thick. Perfect for Wallet liners, Bookbinding/journal leather, Cricut & Silhouette & Glowforge leather for earrings and jewelry.
Please refer to our lacing swatch photo for color reference. *I have other kangaroo leather offcut sizes in my shop. Necks are generally the largest option.
Ruler in one photo for scale but sizes do vary slightly from one to the next. If you need to know exact measurements for a project let me know.
These may have an occasional small hole or scar but are overall unmarred. Packed with care.
We also have matching Kangaroo leather lacing available in 4 different widths, other offcuts and mixed lots of kangaroo leather scraps in our shop.
Kangaroo leather is a popular and high-quality material used in various leather goods such as shoes, wallets, belts, bags, and even dog show leads. However, during the manufacturing process, there are often scraps or offcuts of kangaroo leather that are too small to use for these larger products. Despite their size, these offcuts can still be valuable and have a variety of potential uses.
- Leather Accessories
Offcuts of kangaroo leather can be used to create a range of smaller leather accessories, such as keychains, cardholders, or even earrings. These accessories can be a great way to use up small scraps of leather while also creating unique and personalized items.
Kangaroo leather offcuts can also be used to create leather jewelry, such as bracelets or necklaces. The soft and supple texture of the kangaroo leather makes it comfortable to wear, and its durability ensures that it can withstand regular use. Additionally, the unique grain pattern of kangaroo leather can add an interesting and eye-catching element to any piece of jewelry.
Offcuts of kangaroo leather can also be used for repairs on existing leather products, such as patching holes or reinforcing weak points. Kangaroo leather's strength and durability make it an ideal material for repairs, as it can withstand a lot of wear and tear without tearing or ripping.
Kangaroo leather offcuts can also be used for decorative inlay work on leather products. For example, small strips of kangaroo leather can be used to create a contrasting color or pattern on the surface of a leather belt or wallet. This inlay work can add a unique and personal touch to any leather product.
- Craft Projects
Finally, offcuts of kangaroo leather can be used in a variety of craft projects. For example, they can be used to create leather flowers or leaves for decorative purposes, or even as an element in mixed media art projects. The possibilities are endless, and the unique qualities of kangaroo leather make it an excellent material for experimenting with in creative projects.
In conclusion, while offcuts of kangaroo leather may seem small and insignificant, they can still have a variety of potential uses. From creating accessories and jewelry to repairs and inlay work, the unique qualities of kangaroo leather make it an excellent material for a range of creative projects. By using these offcuts, we can reduce waste and create something new and valuable out of what might have been considered scrap.
WEIGHT FOR WEIGHT THE STRONGEST LEATHER-Due to its tightly grained horizontal fiber structure and naturally thin hide. Makes for easy clean cutting for Cricut, Silhouette and Glowforge machines. The perfect leather for making earrings, cuff bracelets, Hair Bow Ties, watch bands, wallets, shoes, bookbinding, hair crafts, bags, clutches, art and a whole host of craft and DIY uses. You can get slightly more intricate cuts with a cutting machine than with less dense leather. Due to its dense fibers, it also holds its shape and structure great after cutting.
TIGHTLY GRAINED-Results in a very clean crisp product that is easy to precisely cut (Tips for cutting machines, put the leather face side down and apply pressure to adhere well to your mat, use a strong grip mat and deep cut blade on genuine leather setting. Keep a .5" to 1" edge around the design so that it does not get pulled up and you may need to tape the leather with painters tape so it does not move around)
NATURALLY THIN-Kangaroo is best prized by leatherworkers for its soft, thin but yet very strong leather.
HIGHEST QUALITY KANGAROO LEATHER WORLDWIDE-
From the prestigious Packer Leather Tannery, producing world class leather for 5 Generations. Kangaroo leather is extremely strong. Its tight grain and beautiful appearance make it the perfect lace for any leatherwork and ease of cutting for craft machines. Only 4% of hides pass the test for Packer Leather's Kangaroo Leather. Then is further improved by Packer's innovative processing techniques.
HUMANELY AND ETHICALLY HARVESTED-From Australia's very strictly regulated population control program that might otherwise go to waste and landfill sites which would pose a huge environmental problem. Packer Leather implements the highest levels of environmental stewardship through a focus on a renewable natural resource.
Kangaroo leather retains it strength from its fine grained horizontal fiber structure but yet is still soft and supple and a joy to work with. The best leather for machine or laser cutting jewelry, leather earrings, leather cuff bracelets, horse tack, braided bracelets, hobby horse and a whole host of other uses. Kangaroo leather is weight for weight the strongest leather available.
*Scraps may have small imperfections on occasion. Most pieces are flawless.
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