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leather weight: lightweight options such as lambskins are perfect for the top of bags and for travel, medium weight is suitable for both lined and unlined bags, with heavyweight being the best option for tote styles and the base of designs.

finish: the surface look of the leather

drape: normally in direct relation to the weight of the leather, lightweight resulting in a softer drape.

availability: very limited leathers are reserved for custom designs, and strong availability of leathers will move into options on website items.

details

weight: light
L/M
medium
M/H
heavy
medium heavy
finish: matte
semi-matte
light sheen
sheen
shimmer
light sheen
drape: extra soft drape
soft drape
easy drape
moderate structure
soft drape
natural markings: 1(light)
2
3
4
5(heavy)
2
availability: extremely limited
care: nubuck eraser & spray

recommended pairings

designer strap selection
  • black
  • pewter
  • wolf
designer zipper selection
  • black
  • bone
  • morel
  • grey
insider info
suitable for heavy use: yes
moderate
special occasion (delicate)
yes
micro trim along zipper suggested: yes
suitable for rolled edge: yes
seamless base preferred: no
for use as a cinch panel: good

notes from natasha
Soft & thick hand. Works beautifully with the lined or unlined designs. Articulated pattern that catches the light.


This cowhide has a nice weight and is perfect for the base of a bag. This leather has a natural moderate resistance to water, wear, and weather.

Moderate conditioning as needed.

additional cost on custom designs $50. 

This swatch is approx 2"x2" for previewing.

This is extremely limited leather. Not available for swatch purchase. 


jewel box limited series

Over a decade of hard won relationships with the worlds best boutique tanneries has led us to a very special place. The place we have always aspired to - exclusive and ongoing access to the top echelon of 'jewel box' leathers.
We promised them we would look no where else and they promised us the world. These leathers will find their way onto our main site, but the most limited 'jewels' may be found here.

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