We only use vegetable tanned leather from leather tanneries in Florence, Italy- known as the leather capital of the world
- Use By-Product from Meat Industry
- Do Not Source From Deforested Areas
Due to cost and lengthy tanning process, vegetable tanned leather only makes up 10% of the world's leather supply. Today, only a handful of tanneries worldwide still produce this luxurious leather.
Most leather wallet are made with chrome leather that last less than a year.
Our leather gets better with time. Develops a rich patina - an indicator of quality and beauty
|Vegetable Tanned Leather (Our Leather)||Chrome Based Leather|
|Length Of Production||60-80 Days||5-7 Days|
|Durability||More Than 10 Years||Less Than 1 Year|
|Cost||More Expensive||Less Expensive|
|Supply||10% of World's Supply||90% of World's Supply|
|Tanning Agent||Plant-Based Extracts||Chemical-Based Extracts|
|Smell||Natural, Earthy||No distinct smell|
|Feel||Thicker & Stiff||Thinner & Elastic|
|Appearance Over Time||Develop rich patina||No patina|