I finally got around to making that coon-hide pouch I threated to make. I'm convinced that Mum thinks me slightly loco: "You are really going to carry that thing?" :D
If anybody looks at the thing (which I assured Katherine I would not call "That Rascal"), they will most certainly know that it's an amateur job, but I did learn a little in the process (and had fun) so that is really what matters at this point. Besides, the pouch is actually useable!
The following is a photographic progress report: