Originally Posted by bourbonbasted
I know this is supposed to be a shoes-only thread, but I assume people who have experience with exotic leathers frequent it, so here goes nothing: Has anyone ever attempted to shorten an alligator/crocodile belt? I know that cobblers can quickly and easily shorten suede or calf belts, but I'm wondering if it's trickier with an exotic skin like alligator. Any experience or insight?
Just as easy as any other leather, although alligator and crocodile are much more hardwearing!
I've got 2 handbags bought in Paris in 2000 that still look brand new, despite frequent use:)