14oz thick veg tan harness leather from J&FJ Baker & Co available in Natural, and Black Tea-Core.
Edges are left raw. As the belt ages, your body movement will gradually burnish the edges to a smooth finish.
Harness leather has been soaked in hot tallow to add water resistance and increase tensile strength
Solid Brass buckles with choice of Antique Brass and Matte Nickel plated brass
Buckles are attached with hand peened solid copper rivets
Each belt is finished with oblong belt holes.
Check out Sizing Guide for for help getting your correct belt size. Once we review your order uou will get an email asking you to confirm your belt size.
The Brunswick Shipyard belt is a custom sized belt made using a very special Harness leather from J&FJ Baker & Co. This leather is a vegetable tanned leather, tanned in pits of Chestnut and Mimosa bark. Its a slightly corrected grain leather dipped in a vat of mutton tallow to add strength and then heavily greased to keep it flexible. The buckle is a solid brass buckle from BuckleGuy finished in Antique Brass or Matte Nickel, attached with two hand peened solid copper rivets.
This special edition of the Brunswick Shipyard belt was created to help fund our adoption journey. Now that we have completed that journey we wanted to offer it out to the public because it holds a special place in our hearts.
Brunswick Shipyard Belts have a currently lead time of 4-5 weeks while other shipyard belts are running 8 weeks.
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