Red Wing Green Kangatan 8180 Sports Boots – Just Released

The legend began in 1905 when Charles Beckman set out to make “truly good shoes”. Since then, Red Wing persevered as a heritage boot brand. In its former years, Red Wing released a unique [...]

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Himel Brothers: The Art of Vintage Leather Jackets

Leather is perhaps the only thing around here that can compete with our love of denim. The grain, the feel, the smell, and the color combine with an indisputable sturdiness that’s near incomparable. Unfortunately, a lot of cheap leather goods [...]

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Know Your Shoe Leathers: The 9 Most Common Options

Man started making leather shoes over five thousand years ago out of deer and bearskin to combat the snow in the Italian alps, but we’ve come a long ways since then. Even though the medium and purpose hasn’t changed, the way we [...]

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Teranishi Canvas Collection

If you’ve been following along in the world of leather goods, you may remember Teranishi Brand, out of Vashon Island, Washington. We covered the brand previously as one of Five Upcoming Leather Brands You Need to Know and most recently for [...]

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Edwin Europe x Blitz Motorcycles Boot By Grenson – Just Released

A love of raw denim often breeds a love of other vintage workwear and motorcycles. The juxtaposition has been made countless times over years by countless designers, and yet it continues to be successful due to the timeless style it [...]

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The History and Inspiration Behind Red Wing Shoes

Red Wing Shoes has long since been a brand of choice for those looking for a sturdy shoe that will age well and last alongside their denim. It’s a reputation well [...]

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An Overview Guide to Leather Grades

In the world of heritage/reproduction products with a focus on quality and sustainability, leather is right up there as one of the most commonly seen materials. Brands like Tanner Goods [...]

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A Look Inside Tanner Goods New Downtown LA Storefront

Amazing things are happening at 9th and Broadway in Downtown Los Angeles, and at the top of the list is the opening of the Tanner Goods store. Only their second retail space outside of their hometown of Portland, Oregon, the [...]

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NYC Market Week AW14 - The Leather Roundup

NYC Market Week AW14 – The Leather Roundup

Last week was Market Week in New York City, where thousands of buyers, brands, and press turned out to have a look at what designers have come up with for the AW 2014 season. In our previous post we [...]

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DC4’s Custom Leather Patch Service – A Personalized Touch

In the race to reach total customization of consumer products, we have seen many things customized from motorbikes and cars to sneakers and suits. However, we denim-heads often have the attitude that customization is something we should achieve with our [...]

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