christmas boot laser cut from felt

Felt and Leather Christmas Boot

Step by step guide

There are numerous creative laser ideas for the Advent season: Surprise your loved ones with a Christmas boot cut with the laser from leather and felt, filled with Christmas delicacies.


Preparation

Required material:

  • 1/8" red polyester felt
  • white Alcantara leather
  • 1/16" thick green wool

Used Trotec Laser:

Tips:

We recommend the use of 100% polyester felt as it is especially suited for processing with the laser.


Step by Step

Step 1:

Open the file "Christmas boot" and send it to the laser. The boot is made from two different materials. We have started with the red boot. The red felt is engraved and cut.

Laser Settings

  • Engraving (black) - Power: 20%, Speed: 50%, Resolution: 500ppi
  • Cutting (red) - Power: 65%,  Speed: 3% , Resolution: 1000Hz

The parameters depend on the used machine and the available laser power; therefore, they may vary.


Step 2:

Next, we laser cut the brim of the boot.

Laser Settings

  • Cutting (red) - Power: 65%,  Speed: 3%, Resolution: 1000Hz.

The parameters depend on the used machine and the available laser power; they might therefore vary.


Step 3:

Now all you need is a thick wool thread to stitch the different parts together.