Hand stitching leather aligning both sides

Front/Back Stitching Alignment

When using a pricking iron, the traditional technique is to tap the prongs only slightly into the leather, and to completely puncture the leather with an awl during the stitching process.  With this technique, it is very difficult to achieve perfectly aligned stitching on thick edges.  However, there are alternatives to this technique.  One method is to use a japanese style pric... read more