Cabernet Leather Guitar Strap

Cabernet Leather Guitar Strap

$45.00

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This guitar strap is made with a cabernet color leather layered onto a firmer black cowhide. It is glued and edge stitched onto the main strap, and the adjustment strap is the same as the main strap leather.

There is a very subtle sheen to this cabernet leather, as it's not a single color dyed leather, but a surface treatment over a black leather of multiple shades of wine reds providing depth and character to the leather, as befits any good wine.

The main strap is hand cut to 2 1/2" wide and tapers slightly at either end, and is about 42" long. I have softened the cut edges with a small beveler, so there is a gentle transition from the top surface to the edge.

Eleven adjustment slots are cut about every 1", and the 1" wide adjustment strap loops through the chosen slot and is woven through the other slots to provide the desired length and fixes to the back pin on the guitar.

I cut the adjustment strap to about 22", so the overall length can be adjusted from about 48" to 60" between the peg holes. But since I cut these myself, I can easily modify the length or spacing to get the fit that works for you. This leather is just over 0.08" (2mm) thick, and will settle in with use, like all good leather does, but it will not stretch out with use!

The holes for the front peg is punched at 5/16", and rear tab is 3/8". Each end has a small slit that ends with a small hole for a "keyhole" effect to prevent tears and to make the strap easy to install & remove. The hole and can accommodate most pegs, but remains securely in place. If you have a specific peg size you need to fit, please let me know.

I have also stitched around the front peg hole to ensure the layers don't separate with repeated install/removal from the peg.

The design means the strap is only leather, and there is no metal or plastic hardware that could annoy you while you're playing, or your knock into you instrument while it's being moved or stored.

I can also provide coordinating leather "laces" if you prefer to tie the strap to the neck of the guitar, rather than using a front peg. There is no extra charge for these when you order the strap, but please note in the order you want it included.



If you have any questions, please convo me!