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If you have done leather work before then you can make these tools work. If you are a true beginner save your money. The waxed thread is descent, the needles and the pricking irons are really poorly made. The needles have milled to a fine finish so your lacing thread will get frayed and your leather project could be nicked by the unfinished nature of the metal needles. The 4mm pricking irons are not finished milled either. When you hammer into your leather the iron is almost impossible to remove because the all of the inner edges of the tines are rough and jagged. I work with metal so I will be able to make these work but save yourself some agony and pay extra for some proper pricking irons. This is poor craftsmanship and will damage your leather project if you don't know how to finish and then sharpen the tines on these irons.
The needles are way to large to be usable with the hole sizes being punched. The punches are made of extremely soft steel (easily dented by brass). The inside of the prongs are very rough and as a result, the punch sticks badly when trying to remove (punching through 3 layers of 5-6 oz leather). The thread seemed nice though and did work well for my project. But, this entire kit is going back. Going to order some better quality tools.
Thread and needles were fine, but the spacing punches are so much trouble to use. They are not sharp enough and not designed well. You have to SLAM on these things so much my neighbors would have called the cops if I had used them. I'm usually fine with cheap tools for single projects but do yourself a favor and get something better than these if you plan on doing a lot of sewing. I could hardly get a single hole in the leather.