August 12th, 2014
IN: Inspirations, Spotlight
As lovers of fine things – art, food, fashion, and more – we like to showcase stuff that really stimulates our creativity.
Our friend Dorothy Barnard, graphic designer extraordinaire, recently did a new menu for a local Starbucks using only chalk.
The video is a time-lapse look at Dorothy working her chalk art magic!
You know those chalk art posters that are so popular today?…
June 24th, 2014
It’s no surprise that we live and breathe leather while carefully crafting each item. Lately, we’ve become a little obsessed with speaking the lingo too.
A material made from the skin of an animal by tanning or a similar process. (simplified)
Here, we share a few leather translations in different languages:
Cuero – Spanish
جلد – Arabic
Cuir – French
Pelle – Italian
Läder – Swedish
가죽 – Korean
皮革- Chinese (traditional)
Skórzany – Polish
לעדער – Yiddish
Leathar – Irish
Leer – Dutch
Nahka – Finnish
Skinn – Norwegian
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June 10th, 2014
IN: DIY, Leather, Product
When you buy a wallet like our THIN BOLD WALLET in rustic saddle leather, you admire the rustic beauty and a broken-in feel. It’s vegetable-tanned, aniline, milled shoulders, and 100% Italian.
Can we say…
You may know this, but leather ages beautifully! Yes, it may take time, but with a little bit of patience and the right technique there are a few things you should do no matter which look you prefer.…