10 luxury gifts for Mother's Day

10 luxury gifts for Mother's Day

Mums are a special breed. They may have soothed scraped knees when we were younger, add magic to every Christmas for the entire family or always be there to lend...
10 luxury graduation gifts for him and her

10 luxury graduation gifts for him and her

Graduating is a significant moment for many people. It's a day that recognises the hard work and dedication that has been put in over several years and it’s a life...
A tell-all guide to vegan leather

A tell-all guide to vegan leather

Consumers have always sought choices in what they buy. However, now more than ever, people want to know where their purchases have come from, how they were made and whether...
How to set a luxury Christmas table

How to set a luxury Christmas table

The air is chilly but filled with the faint sounds of jingle bells. Scents of fresh gingerbread and frankincense swirl around. Twinkling lights add a warm glow to the evenings...
How to style a home with leather accessories

How to style a home with leather accessories

When you think of styling leather, you might think of pairing chunky heeled ankle boots with your favourite pair of denim jeans, or a classic leather tote bag with a...
Billy Tannery and the Balmoral Estate

Billy Tannery and the Balmoral Estate

Founded in 2016, Billy Tannery became the UK’s first goat leather micro tannery. Based in Leicestershire, we use goat skins that would otherwise go to waste and transform them into...
The truth behind PU leather

The truth behind PU leather

In the realm of fashion and upholstery, PU leather has risen to prominence as a versatile alternative to other types of leather, such as cowhide, deerskin or goatskin. The allure...
Buffalo vs Goat Leather: What's the difference?

Buffalo vs Goat Leather: What's the difference?

Buffalo leather is a heavyweight material, making a popular choice for hard wearing objects including sofas, bags and wallets. But buffalo hides aren’t the only type of leather that create...
Bonded vs real leather: what’s the difference?

Bonded vs real leather: what’s the difference?

Many people are aware that not all leather is equal. Given that we use goat hides, we get asked about cow vs goat leather for instance, and how they measure...
Suede vs leather: what's the difference?

Suede vs leather: what's the difference?

In the realms of fashion and craftsmanship, the choice between suede and leather isn’t always straightforward. Both materials originate from animal hides but offer unique properties that cater to diverse...
Faux leather vs. real leather: your comparison guide

Faux leather vs. real leather: your comparison guide

Faux leather, also known as pleather, eco-leather, or vegan leather, has been around for about 100 years. Its origins are debatable, but one of the earliest examples came from Germany...
A guide to suede leather

A guide to suede leather

The word suede originates from the French term ‘gants de Suede’, which means ‘gloves of Sweden’. In the late 18th century, Swedish leather artisans developed a way to use the...