April 2012

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New Linings: Part 2

New Linings: Part 2

Well unexpectedly today a package came into the store downstairs.  Nice and heavy, I lugged the box up three flights of stairs and opened up my little present.  Needless to say given that I am thinking about liners and design a lot due to my little Easter lamb supply, I was super happy when part […]

Spring Lamb: Easter and Jacket Liners

Spring Lamb: Easter and Jacket Liners

Easter is a time for feasts and celebrating the new season.  Its also a time when lambs are brought to market.  Part of the natural process of leather making is purchasing the hides of animals seasonally based on when they are brought to market.  There is a long standing tradition in North America both for […]

The Black Keys: Customer Profiles

The Black Keys: Customer Profiles

COPYRIGHT Brian Patterson One of the bonus of what I do is that the people really really into good jackets, vintage jackets seek me out through the web.  Until the availability of free blogging I was basically hidden away here in Toronto.  With the advent of the blogger platform I have been able to reach […]

Himel Brothers Vintage Leather