Welcome to Hands of Tym - Quality Handcrafted Leather Goods & Leather Courses

All of our luxury leather goods are crafted by hand on the edge of the Cotswolds in Oxfordshire, UK and are made to last.

Our popular bag making courses run out of our workshop here in Banbury.

We hope you enjoy browsing our website and welcome any questions should you wish to get in touch.


  • Craft Courses

    Our courses, including our popular Bag in a Day courses, have been awarded the highest Gold award by craftcourses.com. We're incredibly proud of the excellent feedback we receive about our courses and the reputation we've built over the years.

  • S is for Sew

    Read S Is For Sew's blog about Hands of Tym's famous DIY Bag Making Kits. Cortney walks you through the process of making one of our cross body satchel kits and shows you the end results.

  • Heritage Craft Association

    Hands of Tym is proud to be a member of Heritage Craft Association. All of our handmade leather products are made using traditional techniques in our Oxfordshire based workshop.

  • Ecologi tree planting


    We are so delighted to be working with Ecologi and their partner Eden Reforestation Projects. With every order placed on our website we plant a mangrove tree in Madagascar.