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The Art of Braiding, Bosal I has been revised with over 150 illustrations and more than 30 new photos. The accompanying text is an in depth explanation of material preparation, use of tools, sizing, shaping and finishing the bosal, as well as, tying the mecate on the bosal. New pages have been included with additional information about the construction and sizing of rawhide inner cores. The Art of Braiding, Bosal I, Revised Edition includes a great deal that will aid the braider who wants to make a bosal. Nothing has been removed, but new pages have added and much more.

The Art of Braiding, Bosal I—Revised Edition
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*The special discount described below applies to this book.*
 

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 General rule for plaiting string length and string width.
 

  Six Bight Turk's Head
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 Efficiently Utilizing Materials  
 

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Rawhide braiding & leather braiding

To order the books online,
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Braiding News: Introducing a New Mailing list

To better serve your braiding needs, we invite you to join our leather braider email mailing list. Periodically, we plan to send Braiding News that we trust will be of value. Included will be any new material or tool sources, new available books and information that might be of interest to braiders. If you would like to be included on our list, please send your email address to hought@humboldt1.com. We look forward to hearing from you and thank you for your interest.

Gail and Eric

 

The Art of Braiding plastic spiral binding has recently been upgraded to a stronger yet attractive black wire binding, one that is not only resistant to heat and the wear and tear of rigorous use, but it still allows the book to lay flat open as the braider works through the instructional pages. We trust you will be please with this new binding. 
 

 

 

"The Art of Braiding, The Basics -
Revised Edition"

The necessary basic techniques for rawhide braiding & leather braiding.

  "The Art of Braiding, Bosal I - Revised"

Complete instruction for braiding a bosal.

 

 

 "The Art of Braiding, Bosal II"

Instruction for adding color to a fancy bosal with fully braided headstall.

 

"The Art of Braiding, Romal I" 

Most detailed in series. Working and braiding with rawhide. Braiding & expanding long buttons. 8 New “Skill Builder” projects.

 The Art of Braiding, Romal Reins II

Figures braiding Santa Ynez romal reins. It is the most advanced of the braiding books with emphasis on learning the pattern of larger buttons. It also includes Elko style headstalls,.slit braiding and chapter about Ernie Ladouceur and curing rawhide.

 Encyclopedia of Rawhide and Leather Braiding by Bruce Grant, (1972)
 


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 "Braiding a Key Fob"

 
 "Tying the Mecate"
 
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