Sale: Near Perfect Handcrafted Leather Belt (Black 37″ Only)
~ Almost perfect handcrafted leather belts in black ~
This batch of leather belts are beautiful, well-crafted and made to last ~ but with barely noticeable, slight imperfections on the top sheen finish.
Fully handmade by youth in Toronto, each leather belt is hand cut from top grain cowhide, vegetable-tanned using natural, water-based dyes, triple oiled and waxed and finished with an antique brass-toned buckle.
The natural character and raw imperfections of the veg tan leather highlights the unique grain of each piece, ensuring a one-of-a-kind belt that improves with age and becomes more supple over time.
100% of all profits go towards PACT programming and supports free youth empowerment programs and higher learning opportunities.
See sizing below.
Handcrafted, Hand-dyed & Local Made
How to choose a size:
- Measure your current belt from edge of buckle (where leather wraps around) to the hole you use most. If it’s 36″, buy a belt that is closest in length.
- Choose a belt that is at least 2″ longer than your pant waist/hip size. For instance, if your pants are 34″, choose a belt that is at least 36″.
We measure our belts from the middle hole to the edge of the buckle, where the leather wraps. There are holes 2″ on either side of the middle hole, so even if you don’t pick the most perfect size, the belt is likely to fit well.
S 31″ | M 33″ | L 35″ | XL 37″
Each PACT Leather Goods handcrafted belt is a true labour of love, going through several steps and many days to complete.
The process starts with top grain rawhide that is transformed though many stages to become a well crafted, durable accessory that will last. Every step is done by hand, from cutting and beveling to oiling and dyeing to adding hardware and rivets. The final product is sealed with a beeswax product to enhance its lustre and add malleability.
Our handcrafted leather belts get better with age, becoming softer and developing their own natural character.
Social Good, For-Purpose Youth Initiative
PACT Leather Goods is a youth empowerment initiative that provides a higher learning, employable opportunity in an experiential environment.
Students that complete the PACTFashion sewing program are given the opportunity to learn to work with leather at The Make Den studios in Toronto, while our PACT Online Entrepreneur program takes youth through the process of starting, branding and marketing a thriving, social entrepreneurial online business.
Read Our Story here.
Although each belt is sealed with a beeswax product, we recommend avoiding getting it wet or immersing in water as the colour can run.
These handcrafted belts age nicely, taking on a worn-in look and require very little care. If you want to jump start its softness or color, condition with leather oil and spot clean any dirt.
Do not store in plastic.
The PACT Urban Peace Program is dedicated to serving and empowering vulnerable youth, providing hands-on programming to help break the cycles of criminal behaviour and poverty. All profit from PACT Leather Goods funds PACT free programming for youth ages 13-21 in Toronto.
S, M, L, XL