Vintage Heuer / TAG Heuer watches, and a few others. Plus Handmade straps..

Coal Oiled

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This is a new leather I’ve bought in.. and it is utterly amazing. It’s butter soft and has a superb texture and feel. Probably one of the nicest leathers I’ve ever come across.

It is a full grain calf side, and lightly sueded to create a luxury nubuck aniline finish, however I work the leather with a custom mix of oils and waxes which makes the surface super smooth with a satin finish. The edges are left natural and are lightly roughed by dragging with a blade.

This colour is pretty much black.. it is actually a very very deep grey hide that has been oiled & waxed, resulting in a deep black satin sheen.

It is extremely comfortable straight out of the box. It is backed with the same leather and treated with leather conditioner.

The leather is unsealed, so will pick up a unique patina with use – although being oiled, it will be more patina/stain resistant than a non-oiled strap.

Thickness is about 4mm at the lugs and thins gradually to 2-2.5mm at the tip.

Strap pictured has black stitch.
If you wish, I can get hold of pretty much any colour stitch.
For ordering details and FAQ’s, click here: ORDERING & FAQs


Written by Heuerville

December 14, 2014 at 5:20 pm

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  1. Are you able to make straps that would be compatible with the folding deployant clasp found on the Omega Speedmaster Professional? A strap with no keepers and no cut for the tang part of a tang buckle.

    Craig Dodds

    December 11, 2017 at 2:31 am

    • Craig, Yes, I’ve made many straps to fit the Omega Deployant clasp.


      December 11, 2017 at 2:34 am

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