1791 Gunleather’s paddle holsters are the perfect combination of form and function. The holster itself provides the same great retention and fit you can expect from every 1791 Gunleather holster while the added paddle and Optic Cut add to its day to day functionality. Allowing you to slip the holster on and off at a moment’s notice. Making running errands easier and switching out your everyday carry firearm for your range pistol quicker. Even though the paddle makes removing the holster easier there is no loss of retention or comfort while wearing this holster. The paddle positions the holster tight up against the body and ensures there is no movement on your waist while you are completing any physical tasks. In addition to the added functionality, this holster series includes an adjustable cant which only solidifies it as the best leather paddle holster on the market. The adjustable cant allows you to dial in your perfect drawing angle and personalizes your holster and carry style. Accommodates most Optics.

Features include:

  • Paddle for easy on and off
  • Adjustable cant
  • Optic Cut
  • Leather sweat guard
  • Comfortable all-day carry
  • Multi-Fit design


We are a small company based out of Florida, selling directly and at more than 1,200 dealerships in all 50 states. Every 1791 Gunleather holster is custom-handmade by a fourth-generation leather artisan, using 100% Certified American Heavy Native Steerhide with high-quality dye and reinforced double stitching. You’re probably not used to excellent service and quality craftsmanship at such an affordable price. But, as a new upstart, our affordable prices are amending the gun holster industry, one holster at a time. We support law enforcement and veteran charities like Anteris Alliance and Wounded Warriors. Contact us for personalized assistance in the selection of your open carry holster.