Horsehide Watch Straps

•February 23, 2014 • Leave a Comment

Both of these straps are made from veg tanned horsehide. The top one is a new Nato. The bottom is a Zulu that has been used a lot for the past 3 years.


Gibson + Horween

•February 1, 2014 • 1 Comment

Horween Olive CXL strap w/stainless steel clipped corner buckle on a 1971 Les Paul Deluxe:


English vs American Horsehide

•January 24, 2014 • Leave a Comment

The wallet on the left is front quarter English horsehide from Joseph Clayton and Sons. The one on the right is CXL Horsebutt from Horween in America.


Needle and Awl

•January 21, 2014 • Leave a Comment

Here’s the latest edition to my leather shop. It’s a very heavy duty needle and awl Landis 16.


Horween bar grips

•January 16, 2014 • Leave a Comment

Olive CXL bar grips for my ’71 Raleigh Sports.

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All Horsehide

•October 23, 2013 • Leave a Comment

This bag is made from 3 great Horween horsehides. The bag and pockets are front quarter cxl. The flap lining and trim are Vermont horse front, and the straps are veg tanned horse strips. Image



•September 10, 2013 • 1 Comment

I got a request for a 4 layer, natural veg tanned, Horween horse butt belt. I had never sewn 4 layers of horsehide (almost 1/2″) together before and had my doubts. It turned out nice, but is going to take a lot of breaking in.




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