Ever wondered why if you blow on a candle it goes out, but when a blacksmith blows on a forge it gets hotter? Why when you light birch bark with a spark it flames but a cramp ball just glows? Wood shavings catch fire more easily than branches? Why a chimney makes a fire burn better?
Photo Tutorial - Making a Leather Water Bottle By Eric Methven
Here's a full photo tutorial for making a waxed leather drinking flask.
There is more than one way to make one, but this is one of the ways I do my commercial ones.
My admiration of the classic “canvas and leather” look kit is not a secret, so it will come as no surprise to many that the new (and limited availability) Zippo Brown Canvas Bag attracted me as soon as I saw it!