Handcrafted in Sonoma County Since 1980
Occidental Leather combines innovative, functional design, expert craftsmanship, and the highest quality raw materials to create tool carrying systems that work as hard as you do. Proudly handcrafted in the USA, all of our products are designed for the professional tradesman and built to provide you many years of dependable service.
Each of our hand-specific sets is designed to improve your working rhythm and efficiency while providing the comfort you need for a long day on the job. From tool belts and bags to vests, suspenders, and other accessories, Occidental Leather has the tool solutions you’ve been searching for.
Each product is designed and handcrafted by artisans in Sonoma County, California, using the highest quality, jobsite-proven materials.
Integrity is the foundation of our business. Respect for our employees, customers, and suppliers is the driving force behind everything we do.
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Each product we design is the result of Occidental’s unrelenting commitment to quality and design excellence. Once you discover the Occidental difference, you’ll know we design and construct the hardest-working tool systems and accessories in the world. But don’t take our word for it – our active community of customers tell our story better than we ever could!
Designed by professionals for professionals
More than 40 years ago, disappointed with the awkwardness of his tool belt and unable to find a good alternative, Darryl Thurner took matters into his own hands. Based on his own on-the-job experience, he went to a saddle shop and had a high-quality, rugged belt built to organize his gear in a far more intuitive way.
Today that tradition continues for trades of all types. Whether you’re an electrician, a framer, or simply left-handed, Occidental Leather has the products you need to take your work to the next level, backed by our exceptional customer service and support.
We’ve spent many months meticulously perfecting this product to meet the needs of our customer base, and we can proudly say it’s our most innovative belt by far.
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