We often HAVE to watch The Repair Shop. Especially watching Suzie the leathersmith. I think it inspired J (Mrs Northsider) to have a go at repairing a ripped leather car seat.
It belongs to one of number one son's friends. He said he would give her eight cans of the 'black stuff' or Guinness if she stitched it for him. I will sup it if she doesn't want the cans of Guinness🤗.
Like yours truly. Barter is also the currency my wife will use. Here's some pics for your perusal: