Measuring Guidelines

Leather Backed Needlepoint Belts 

 

Needlepoint Belt Measurement

The best way to find your Leather backed needlepoint belt measurement

 is to measure a belt you currently wear.  

  1. Lay the needlepoint belt on a flat surface

  2. Measure from the EDGE of the buckle to the hole currently used  for the belt 

  3. This is your needlepoint BELT MEASUREMENT. 

 

This is your needlepoint belt measurement

Length Requirements 

for Leather Backed Needlepoint Belts

Leather backed needlepoint belts stitched length is 

4 inches LESS than the belt measurement

Approximately 2" of needlepoint on each side will be covered by the leather

   

Width Requirements

for Leather Backed Needlepoint Belts

Standard FINISHED Width of Leather backed Needlepoint Belts: 1 ¼  INCHES

Width of belt supplied to finisher should be approximately 1 ½  inches

 

The additional width can be created

Option 1

2 additional ROWS of stitching on the TOP

and

2 additional ROWS of stitching on the BOTTOM

 

These additional rows of stitching get folded

over so no blank canvas will show on your needlepoint belt.

Option 2

Finish stitching your belt using the binding stitch

This is an excellent way to finish the edges of your needlepoint belt.