You may have heard the phrase, 'to handle with kid gloves'. It means to treat something or someone delicately, with the utmost care and attention. The saying has its roots in the softness of traditional kid leather gloves, but in reality kid leather is also incredibly strong and durable. It is this unique combination that make it prized by the world's luxury brands, yet somehow managing to go unnoticed in modern Britain.
It's time to rethink British leather
Leather is so familiar that it's easy to forget where it comes from and how it is made. Done right it is the ultimate sustainable material. We live in exciting times where more and more people are interested in the stories behind their products and a vital part of ours is where we source the goat hides.