Made Solid Leather Belt in Natural
made solid's belts are made from hand cut straps of hermann oak vegetable tan 8-9oz leather (approximately 1/8 inch thick). each is conditioned with plant oils and beeswax for softness. the top edge is bevelled to ease the belt through loops. buckles are solid brass secured with a copper rivet and lacing. it will soften and patina overtime to become your daily essential.
all belts are 1.5 inches wide with 5 sizing holes 1 inch apart. the center hole at stated size +2 inch and strap end is 6 inches from last hole.
belt sizes are measured from the buckle center bay to the middle of 5 swing holes, one inch apart. made solid adds 2 inches to a true waist size. so, for example, a size 34 waist can order a 34 inch belt, the actual measurement of the belt is 36 inches to the center hole.
**to find your fit, measure a belt that fits you perfectly - from where the belt attaches to the buckle, to the hole you use then add 2 inches to that length. order accordingly.**
all made solid pieces are handmade in Los Angeles and made with traditional western saddle making techniques, such as saddle stitching and wet molding. no sewing machines are used at any time! stamp work is create with individual hand stamps, many of which are vintage. all coloring is applied by hand with natural oils and waxes. edges are hand beveled and burnished. each piece is truly handmade and made in the USA.