What is Crazy Horse Leather?
What is Crazy Horse Leather?
is a unique that undoubtedly stands out from the rest and its name comes from the that is used for the creation of and which is also known as .
Full grain cow leather is the strongest and most durable leather
Deciding to is an excellent investment in having a that lasts for years to come. Our Full Grain bags stand the test of time and are extremely durable. It is the only 100% full-grain natural that has actually been specifically treated to be the strongest and durable on the market a
starts by taking a 100% natural of the utmost . The is then treated by applying a special type of to a full grain that has been polished and softened, which gives it particular qualities and characteristics that are different from any other type of . This procedure results in the friction of the treated area changing its and .
The is then treated by applying a special type of to a full grain . However, it does not leave a feel afterwards.
The unique and of treatment allows the natural characteristics of the to shine through. Small scratches, marks, and natural differences suddenly become the highlight of our bags and are exactly what gives our that of vintage style and timeless rustic features. The richness of these small imperfections coming together to create a vibrant texture can be seen in our Dagny Weekeder shown below. Our Full Grain Bags are made to last. They are perfect for weekend getaways to escape the city and be immersed in nature and excellent partners for the day to day elegant city escapades.
will absorb the natural oils from your hands, this natural process will make the develop a shiny layer making the look even more wonderful than before adding character to the chosen piece. When you suffer a , it will change and give it a worn . This allows you to make your new article look robust and mature revealing the of the while protecting the below.
What makes Crazy Horse Leather so special?
Its process is what makes so special and keeps it beautiful day after day. The most important feature is , which is highly resistant to water and other liquids, which when applied to , protects the fibers much better than other substances used in common goods. We know that bags still look great after 20 years or more, with a strong that still look great. If you think about how beautiful can be seen after enduring years and years of use, understand how our bags can be so durable.
Crazy Horse Leather bags are unique due to their handmade nature
Nor does it stain fabrics or clothes. Because of this, it is the ideal is , therefore, all bags are unique due to their individual manufacturing process and the fact that they are made entirely of natural material, therefore, each that is made has a slightly different creating a unique heirloom. They are also simple to option to make vintage style bags. Each clean
How is crazy horse leather made?
is made with the highest materials, supplied by the best suppliers in the field. The used is full grain that is of the highest in terms of and strength.
is produced by highly skilled craftsmen utilizing only the finest 100% natural . This rich full-grain is treated with natural , then hand finished to excellence-- developing a water-resistant that is durable, lovely, and buttery-soft to the touch.
is made by applying a thick layer of a special type of to a full grain that has been smoothed and polished to give it a shiny and smooth feel. The will improve the fibers of the and cause small changes in the tone, shape and of the material. This gives it a timeless that ages beautifully over time, to increase the that is known for.
Through the process that is applied to full grain , it is guaranteed that this will withstand many years of use and abuse without wear.
We are 100% Confident in the durability of our Full Grain Crazy Horse Leather Bags.
The of natural comes from the combination of processing techniques and also the fact that we use only the finest of . Genuine natural can be found in three standard grains. Here is a quick overview to understand their key differences:
- : This is the highest of in the world. Full-grain is valued for its vintage and rustic look and feel and its ability to stand the test of time. is produced using the greatest full-grain that has been treated with a special coating of natural to form water and weather-resistant that is as tough as it is stunning. The is rubbed and polished to a light sheen that highlights the natural inconsistencies of the material. This unique process provides each a striking rustic with the special ability to convert regular bumps and scratches into gorgeous differing shades that increase the 's beauty with time.
- Top Grain : Top grain is a thinner where the natural second layer of the has been shaved down. This results in a material that is more pliable and easier to work with, but not as durable as the used in our bags
- Corrected Grain : This is still considered , however it has been severly processed and changed. The top layer has been sanded down to remove the natural inconsistencies of the materal while the back layer has also been shaved down to allow for more pliabilty. This is often made using scraps of from various hides. The top is then finished to create a uniform look. This is not as durable as Top Grain and is far from the of the that we use in our Vintage Backpacks and Duffel Bags
Why is Crazy Horse Leather so Durable?
is so strong due to being made of only the best . This means the uses the full thickness possible from only hides. The unique look of the contributes to the and its prized use in making the perfect .
Why does the feel ' '? and looks like it has scratches on it.
The coating used in makes it extremely resistant to weathering, it also makes it very durable capable of resisting wear. The also protects the from damage related to water or moisture, therefore, the water will not damage it.
The good thing about is that each is unique due to the and special manufacturing that makes each distinctive, causing the items to look worn and rustic, quickly developing their own and character with regular use. The and scratches of the natural below create a of and over time turn into a gorgeous .
What are the advantages of Crazy Horse Leather?
Naturally, can accumulate some scratches with the daily routine, therefore, rubbed and scratched areas can change in tones, but this will only improve the of the bags, allowing the beauty of the to be the real attraction. It will develop a beautiful over time that truly shows the and .
is also extremely strong and durable because it is made with excellent full grain , so it will withstand many years of use. We choose this type of to make our bags because it can resist the friction and abuse that support while improving their beauty and over the years. Traditional bags can begin to harden, crack, or break, after only one or two years of use if you take care of yourself regularly. The comes from the that is applied to the . A can last decades with very little maintenance and care. So even when it changes , the of the remains the same.
Here at Steel Horse Leather we only use the finest quality Full Grain Leather.
Each , , , and is carefully crafted by Artisans and has a unique that ages beautifully. You can be sure that your and will be long lasting and perfect for weekend adventures or daily outings. It a that you can make with confidence.
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