Supplies - Tools For Sale

On this page you can buy

  • a complete shoemaker's tool kit
  • individual shoemaker's tools
Please note, our minimum order is £20


Basic Shoemaker's Tool Kit

This is a basic tool kit with the specialist shoemaker's tools and waxes you will need to make a pair of handsewn shoes. There are other tools you will need but these are generally available from hardware stores.

Price £240 plus shipping

It contains the following tools:

Lasting pliers. Bought individually £35






A flat knife. This will need sharpening by you. Bought individually £7.50


Welting awl blade and handle. Bought individually £20






Stitching awl blade and handle. Also known as flat awl or continental awl. Bought individually £20




Shoemakers tape measure in inches on one side. Centimetres and shoe sizes on the other. Bought individually £10





Silver pen. Bought individually £4




Curved sleeking bone (real bone). Bought individually £7







French shape hammer. Bought individually £47


1 edge iron. You will have to say the size, 5/16", 1/4" etc. Bought individually £75


1 heel iron. Bought individually £31


Nylon bristles. Bought individually £1


Finishing wax. Bought individually £5


Hemp thread. Enough over 15 pairs of shoes. Bought individually £21


Thread wax (homemade by us using beeswax, colophony and tallow) and tar. Bought individually £10





Please email us if you are interested. Please include your shipping address

courses@carreducker.com


Other Tools

Fudge wheel for marking your stitches. Please specify the size, eg, 10 to the inch, 8 to the inch etc




Price £42 plus shipping


3 in 1 fudge wheel, same as above but with two extra wheels in the handle


Price £80 plus shipping


Spirit burner for heating your irons - comes with one wick


Price £40 plus shipping

Please email us to place an order

courses@carreducker.com

Happy shoemaking!