1-inch Handmade English bridle leather belt. A great little belt to wear with light-weight trousers especially good for women who may want a lighter, narrow style of belt. This style of buckle is only suitable for a thinner type of leather. Do contact me if you do not find the exact buckle and leather type and colour you require.
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Custom made to your requirements. belts made by Charles Findlay. I cut each belt using a traditional plough gauge. I coat the raw edges and then burnish using a bone folder. Each belt ends with an English point. I punch 5 oval holes at one-inch intervals, the middle hole made to suit the measurement you provide. Please follow my measuring instructions and your belt will fit perfectly.
Width: To buy from my handmade leather belts collection select the width of a belt to suit the style of your clothing. Choose from the menu at the top of this page.
Buckle style & leather type: now choose the style and finish of buckle. All my buckles are made from solid brass, they are also available with a nickel plated finish. I use 5 matching solid brass rivets to attach the leather to the buckle. Next, select the colour and type of leather required. I am not able to show every possible combination of buckle and leather. My collection shows my customers most favourite combinations. To easily browse through the various options click on the options in blue under categories and tags. Please contact me if you do not see the exact belt you would like to buy.
I love to work with English bridle leather of exceptional quality from J & F. J Baker of Colyton, Devon. This is the only remaining oak bark tannery in England. They provide me with vegetable tanned leather which is suitable for all my styles of buckle while the thicker oak bark tanned leather is only suitable for certain buckle styles. Please view my specific pages or contact us for more advice.
Order: Once you have placed your order I will contact you to confirm your measurement.
Shipping: I ship using Royal Mail next day, signed for delivery. Cost of P&P in the UK is £8.50. mongoose moon belts are sold worldwide, please check the shipping rates for more detailed information. Your order will arrive within 7 to 10 working days. I carefully package the belts to protect the surface of the leather while in the post.
Help: Call Charles on 0208 470 6443 if you have any questions regarding your order or would like to see any other choices of leather type or colour of hides I have in stock.