Atelier Bell ( Shoemaker )
10 Grande Rue
F-89500 Egriselle le Bocage
Tel: 0033 386 86 08 96
Notes: Very exact shoes at archaeological reproduction level at very high prices.
Gerberei Graber ( Parchment and Leather )
Tel: 0041 62 962 11 32
Notes: Fritz Graber sells fine white parchment at very low prices.
Stefan von der Heide ( Shoes and Pattens )
D-91413 Neustadt an der Aisch
Tel: 0049 91 61 61 912
Notes: Stefan von der Heide is another source of high quality shoes. He has pattens as well and organizes courses on shoemaking from time to time.
Morgan Hubbard ( Shoemaker )
82, Cozens Hardy Road
UK-NR7 8QG Sprowston/Norwich Norfolk
Tel: 0044 16 03 414 045
Notes: Very good turned shoes at a competetive price, all made on the last.
He has quality pattens too. Being based on the 'London Excavation-Book' his shoes are quite English in shape.
Lederhaus ( Leather, Buckles, Tools, Rivets, Fur, Supplies )
"Lederhaus Giese & Bruhm GbR"
Tel: 0049 (203) 99 49 46
Fax: 0049 (203) 99 49 47
Office hours: Mo - Fr: 8°° - 17°°
Retail hours: Mo - Fr: 13°° - 17°° Sa: 10°° - 14°°
Notes: Similar in stock to leather factory, somewhat higher prices
Lederkram ( Leather, Buckles, Tools, Rivets, Fur, Supplies )
Tel: 0049 (6431) 3844
Fax: 0049 (6431) 2880037
Notes: All information in German. Mail order only. No store hours.
Andreas Petitjean ( Precious things )
Notes: Andreas Petitjean works with bone, antler and leather. He does a wide range of items, while he is widely known for his beautiful sheaths.
W. Hans Pflantz (Leather wholesale and retail)
Gerlinger Strasse 18
Tel. +49 7156 7139
Fax +49 7156 5502
Notes: The only place I know of, in Germany, where I can get thick armor grade vegetable tanned leather. Ditzingen is near Stuttgart. The website is pretty poor.
Christian Pohen ( Shoemaker and Leatherworker )
Varreler Kirchweg 56
Tel: 0049 5774 99 75 31
Notes: Christian is working on a wide base of sources he makes very good 15th century shoes with German forms being his speciality. He does a good range of other leather work based on German finds.
Some people reported problems to get their order done in time lately. His quality is worth the delay however.
Phil Quallington ( Leatherworker )
5 The Blanes, Ware
UK-SG12 0XA Herts
Tel: 0044 19 20 461 304
Notes: Pouches and good looking leather bottles, flasks and even buckets.
Colin Torode ( Moulder - Leatherworker )
1, Westhill Cottages, Seaford Road
UK-BN26 5TT Alfriston Sussex
Tel: 0044 13 23 870 803
Notes: Subtle and properly made stuff. He has buckles and complete belts as well.
Julien Vuagniaux ( Leatherworks )
Chemin de la Diaz
Tel: 0041 24 453 17 41
Notes: Julien does good leather work. The quality is said to improve even more if you send him a complete source documentation of what you want.
Gerberei Zeller ( Leather and raw hides )
Tel: 0041 33 437 21 45
Notes: Zeller is one of the best tanners of plant-tanned leather. He sells raw-hides too.
The Hide and Leather House ( Leather and Accessories )
595 Monroe St.
P.O. Box 509
Napa, CA 94559
Tel. +1 707 255 6160
Fax +1 800 255 6160
Email: from website
MacPherson Leather Company (Leather,crafts, shoes supplies, saddlery, leather care)
519 12th Avenue South
Seattle, Washington 98144
Toll Free: +1 (800) 343-9949
Tel: +1 (206) 328-0855
Fax: +1 (206) 328-0859
Retail hours: Mo - Fri 8 am to 4:30 pm
Saturday - 10 am to 3 pm
Notes: Good selection of Fiebing leather dyes