Leather Shoemaker’s Knife

Shoemakers knives are specialized leather working knives. They are often made of solid metal and work for a variety of needs including overall cutting, skiving, scraping, large trimming, and shaping of the soles of shoes.

These come in versions that are straight, or curved. The curved versions come in left-handed and right-handed styles. The straight versions are usually double-beveled to be used in either hand. Overall lengths are usually 10”-12” long.