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Range Focus – Standard Collection

Range Focus – Standard Collection

The Standard range is a slightly embossed, corrected grain upholstery leather – delivering good yield and ideal for domestic upholstery projects. The range would also be suitable for commercial upholstery, if treated to Crib 5, or marine and aviation projects with the appropriate protection treatments, which can be provided at an additional cost. The leather…


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Colour of the Month 2019: Berry

Colour of the Month 2019: Berry

October marks the start of true Autumn, so we just had to look at warming colours – we focused in on delicious warm berry, deep red and wine colours. There are so many gorgeous warm colours, there’s definitely going to be something for you… There’s some fab car inspiration – beautiful berry bodywork, and some…


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Range Focus – Classic Collection

Range Focus – Classic Collection

The Classic range is a full grain embossed leather – meaning there is a consistent pattern to the grain, delivering good yield. Classic is a vegetable tanned, free of chrome leather, and a good choice for restoration work. The range is popular in classic Mercedes and BMWs. You can find out more details about the…


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Colour of the Month 2019: Blue

Colour of the Month 2019: Blue

September’s colour of the month is blue – a great choice since we are still enjoying some lovely blue skies and a burst of balmy weather. There are so many hues of blue, you can choose something for a traditional or a modern and funky project… Needless to say, there’s plenty of automotive blue inspiration……


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Range Focus – Boxmark Royal

Range Focus – Boxmark Royal

Boxmark Royal is a hard wearing leather with a noticeable grain. This translates to a material that shows the beauty of a natural product, combined with the strength to take considerable wear and tear. The range is incredibly versatile making it suitable for automotive environments and furniture. It can also be easily treated for use…


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Range Focus – Old Timer

Range Focus – Old Timer

Old Timer is a top dyed veg tan leather. The traditional manufacturing process means┬áthe leather will darken with age and patinas, to give it a more traditional leather appearance. These characteristics make this range a great choice for authentic restoration work on classic cars. You can find out more about the characteristics and technical specifications…


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Colour of the Month 2019: Yellow

Colour of the Month 2019: Yellow

Our colour of the month this time is lovely, sunny yellow. Not a traditional choice, by any stretch of the imagination, but an interesting alternative if you are looking to make a statement. When looking for yellow inspiration in cars, there were lots of supercars to choose from, but we cast our net a little…


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Range focus: Full Grain Nappa

Range focus: Full Grain Nappa

Full Grain Nappa is a luxury leather produced from A grade hides. An average hide is around five square metres, and has a thickness of around 1-1.4mm. Many of the colours within the Full Grain Nappa range are based on high end OEM car colours including Audi, BMW, Mercedes, Porsche and Lamborghini. However, whilst the…


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Range focus: Basis Tec

Range focus: Basis Tec

The Basis Tec range has been part of our offering for some time. It is an incredibly versatile leather ideally suited to most environments: Marine – to IMO A.652 (16) certification Aviation – to FAR 25.853 a) and b) certification Contract furnishing – to Crib 5 Automotive Rail Basis Tec is a corrected grain leather,…


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Colour of the Month: Green

Colour of the Month: Green

This month our colour focus is green. An interesting choice, as it can be seen as very traditional – think British Racing Green and House of Commons, or vibrant and modern – think Lamborghini. So, green makes an excellent option for authentic car restoration, but also for a modern total refit. Inspiration is plentiful for…


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Range focus: Buckingham

Range focus: Buckingham

We launched our Buckingham range in 2017, and it has proved hugely popular. Customers have been using it for all sorts of projects from boxing gloves to boats! Buckingham is a chrome tanned leather, with a lightly buffed natural grain. It is soft and flexible, making it a perfect choice for upholstery. As it has…


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Colour of the Month: Neutrals

Colour of the Month: Neutrals

We know – neutral isn’t really a colour! But we have so many gorgeous neutrals – colours from pale cream, to biscuit, mushroom and soft caramel (mmm, yummy!), that we felt they deserved their very own focus. Neutral tones are super versatile – they go with anything and are a top choice for designers. They…


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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE - Tuesday 26 May 2020

With effect from 1 June 2020, we will be returning to daily deliveries.

We are now able to supply our full product range, with nearly all products being delivered within 48 hours. 

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