VEGETABLE TANNED LEATHER

ALL OF OUR LEATHER IS VEGETABLE TANNED.

Tanning is the process that turns animal skin into leather.  There are a variety of methods used to tan leather, but many of them involve harsh chemicals and waste resources.  Vegetable tanning uses natural....

VINEGAROON

WE USE VINEGAROON TO CHANGE THE COLOR OF OUR LEATHER.

Vinegaroon is an ancient method for turning vegetable tanned leather black.  It is a solution of iron and vinegar that reacts with the tannins that are present in the leather, changing the chemical composition of the leather...

HAND SEWN

ALL BLACK SPOKE LEATHER CO. PRODUCTS ARE HAND SEWN.

This is not because we like torturing ourselves or because we have tons of time to waste.  Hand sewing leather using a two-needle technique makes a stronger, longer lasting seam.