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New Projects New Leather: Pop!!!

New Projects New Leather: Pop!!!

It is always hard to explain to people what I do over here in my little tiny company.  I often get emails from people wondering why my jackets and other items are so expensive or why it takes so long to make a single jacket.  I guess part of my job is trying to de-mystify […]

New Jackets: Oil Skin Avro and Brimaco

New Jackets: Oil Skin Avro and Brimaco

Ive been working hard over here making jackets for my clients.  Every month I am inspired to work on new experiments, purchase new tannages of leather and try new design ideas.  Part of the prototyping process is about finding the right combinations of design features, materials and colour combinations.  These two are recently made and […]

Cordovan Horsehide: The Best of Japan and Himel Bros.

Cordovan Horsehide: The Best of Japan and Himel Bros.

The journey of Himel Brothers Leather has been about  learning to make the most amazing accurate jackets possible.  I have travelled  the world looking for the best zippers, leather and parts that exist.  I spent years hunting the internet and carefully examining all the amazing Japanese and North  American brands looking at the plus’ and […]

Himel Brothers Vintage Leather