Construct, decorate, or repair leather and leather-like products, such as luggage, shoes, and saddles. May use hand tools.
Boot Maker, Cobbler, Cutter, Lacer, Leather Lacer, Leather Production Worker, Leather Worker, Luggage Repairer, Saddle and Harness Maker, Shoe Cutter, Shoe Maker, Shoe Repairer, Shoe Repairman, Shoemaker, Stitcher
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