Since we have solved the first problem, let’s find out how we should choose a good cowhide bag. This way we can make sure either the whole, or part of the item will be put to good use and you can enjoy a belt from us that will last you a lifetime. If you can not make it to the shop between these hours, please give us a call as we can make special appointments outside these times. If you have the money to do a full redesign you can make it safe for daily living otherwise you might need to stick to just using it for light storage. Solid Brass/ Stainless Steel where we can. If it is brought to a tanner, it can be turned into soft leather for free or hard leather for 3 coins. Leather paint, also known as acrylic leather paint, is a paint designed specifically for use on leather.
We do not use it as it tends to tear easily. Their water use policy has resulted in continuous recycling of at least 40% of the water used in the production process. Recycling and reuse are the cornerstones of their process engineering. DO I GET ANYTHING FOR RECYCLING MY BELT? Even though most cowhide leather has no hair, it can also get processed into furry or hairy leather. I’ve always loved cowhide textures, whether on throw pillows, rugs or even on my wallet. Check out our ETSY SHOP for more amazing rugs – OVER 200 RUGS ! Other good places to purchase cowhide rugs are at shopping sites such as Amazon and Ebay. This means, when you bring in your old belt with a usable buckle, we will give you $5 off your purchase of a new belt from us. Compact and lightweight, it will slip easily into a coat pocket or small handbag. Cowhide Clutches, Cowhide Purses 13cm x 20cm Statement genuine cowhide leather clutch featuring cowhide hair-on panels, leather tab to zipper, internal zipped pocket plus 3 internal card pockets.
Cowhide bucket bag has magnetic opening with inside fully lined and small zipper pocket for your valuables. As we are small production and not mass-producing, we are running 1, maybe 2 sewing machines at any given time. Well-crafted hiderugs can add texture and give a rustic look to any given space. CAN I REDEEM MORE THAN 1 BELT AT A TIME? Let’s clear one more thing that a leather hide from buffalo and cows are tough to the same degree and also has same ability to resist injuries and punctures. Cows are smaller in size but the stretchability of cowhide leather allows them to appear bigger than buffalo leather. We also source from Japan and a little from South America (Buffalo). If it is indeed a proper leather belt, and is just a little worn or broken, we can still re-use the leather as offcuts in repairs or smaller items.
Any materials/supplies we receive in plastic packaging we will try to re-use again. Sometimes for Wet-slicking but we try to re-cycle that as much as possible. We try to use very minimal water. We can use any pieces down to the size of a 5 cent coin. Here are a few pieces I’m loving from Hyde & Hare. Other people may only spend a few hours in the cold and some are only outdoors long enough to get to work. The young Vuitton was 13 at the time and would need to travel on foot to get to the capital, which was hundreds of miles away. Whether you need to provide your hide with regular cleaning or get rid of individual stains, we share a couple of handy cowhide cleaning tips. You’ll need a cutting mat, a cutting blade (X-Acto knife or similar), a ruler, stiff paper, a pencil, a mallet and an awl.You’ll also need protective gear such as leatherworking gloves and safety glasses.