Hey man! Where do you get your leather?

Easy... From cows.  The end....             Actually this is one of my most frequently asked questions...but the answer isn't always simple because it depends greatly on who's asking and why.  Sometimes the question is from someone wants to get into leathercraft so they know where to buy.  Sometimes they want… Continue reading Hey man! Where do you get your leather?

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Top Grain Leather: Full Grain’s under-rated and misunderstood little brother

As I started to research this post I realized, that as far as the internet is concerned, "top grain leather" was a term without many and sometimes contradictory definitions.   I looked through at least ten "leather glossaries" from reputable sites and found that many lists of "leather terms"  define top grain as leather that… Continue reading Top Grain Leather: Full Grain’s under-rated and misunderstood little brother

The full story on Full Grain Leather

My last post ventured into how most of the front page search results get the definiton of "Genuine Leather" mostly wrong by way of over-simplification.  This post is going to take aim at the another part of the Full Grain/Top Grain/Genuine story that you'll see repeated over and over on the net. I'll hit top grain… Continue reading The full story on Full Grain Leather