Sammii sewing kit.

Discussion in 'Bushcraft' started by sticks65, Apr 7, 2010.

  1. sticks65

    sticks65 Monkey++

    I got the idea for this sewing kit from watching a documentary about a Sammii reindeer herder.

    We don't have many reindeer around here so i used a sheep bone instead.

    Very easy to make and fits on your belt.

    I just cut the bone to the size i wanted and scraped out the marrow,i then boiled the bone to clean it.

    I cut a couple of pieces of birch wood and drilled holes for the leather cord to go through and glued one at the top.

    I then cut a square of leather and joined that to the bottom piece of wood.

    The picture should explain it better.




    a little very amateurish scrimsure work with natural lead for the colour and then sealed with varnish.

  2. Tracy

    Tracy Insatiably Curious Moderator Founding Member

    That's awesome!

    Now I guess I've gotta' go kill something so that I, too, can have an uber-cool sewing kit. [winkthumb]
  3. ghrit

    ghrit Bad company Administrator Founding Member

    Nah, just take one of CC's trophy bucks off the wall and rout out an antler.
  4. RightHand

    RightHand Been There, Done That RIP 4/15/21 Moderator Moderator Emeritus Founding Member

    Apollo ~ the Wonder Dog - gets a fresh marrow bone every week so I have enough polished clean bones laying around to supply most of the SM members. Some of them might be a little big for a sewing kit though LOL
  5. melbo

    melbo Hunter Gatherer Administrator Founding Member

    Well done, I like the solder touch in the 'scrimshaw'.
  6. hog

    hog Drinking Mampoer.

    Very nicely made kit that.
    Compact and very rustic using natural materials.
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