Our History


At Flying Possum Leather, we specialize in crafting custom leather items to suit your personal style. From shoes and boots to our famous Walker guitar strap, we have the best selection of leather goods available. With over 40 years of experience under our finely crafted leather belts, we have become a staple in the Fayetteville community.

Choose from an impressive selection of shoes, boots, jewelry and much more. We are known for our Walker acoustic guitar straps, but we also create straps for banjos, mandolins, electric guitars and more. We even have an in-house artist who can customize your piece with acrylic paint designs. Looking for something else? Check out our wallets, bags, dog collars and other unique leather items. Everything we offer is hand made with the highest quality materials available, so you can rest assured knowing it will stand the test of time.


Established in 1976.

Flying Possum Leather has been a staple in Fayetteville for nearly 40 years. We have been a Birkenstock dealer for over 35 years, and are known for high quality custom leather goods and friendly service. Located just a block east of the Square, Flying Possum is the perfect place to find a wonderul pair of shoes, a custom leather piece or a great gift. Custom leather work is a dying art, and many of the products available at Flying Possum are handmade using the finest materials available.

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