BORN AND CRAFTED IN THE GRITTY SIDE OF MANILA
Handmade Leather Crafts & Workwear
When it comes to leather products, not all materials are created equal. Full grain vegetable tanned leather is a superior choice for those who want a product that will age gracefully over time. Unlike synthetic, vegan or ‘genuine’ leather products that can easily crack and break, full grain leather is known for its durability and longevity.
The secret to full grain leather's durability lies in the tanning process. Vegetable tanning is a natural method that uses organic materials, such as tree bark, to treat the leather. This results in a product that is not only sturdy, but also eco-friendly. And, it doesn't contain any harmful chemicals that could be dangerous to your health. These process speaks to the ideals of quality, longevity and sustainability.
Artisanal skills in hand crafting our products reflects a bygone era of craftsmanship during this era of fast fashion is another important aspect of creating high-quality leather products. When a product is made by hand, it receives the attention to detail and care it deserves. This ensures that every stitch, edge finishes or dyeing is perfect, resulting in a product that will ensures to last a lifetime.
One of the best things about full grain leather is the way it ages. Over time, the leather develops a beautiful patina that is unique to each product. This gives it a character and personality that mass-produced synthetic leather products simply can't match.
In these leather products and resilient quality of hardwares, you can see the legacy of a proud heritage, where overcoming adversity is just a part of daily life. The artisan's leather pieces embody this resilience, standing as a testament to the gritty city where they were crafted and the hard work that went into them.