Details of a public consultation on the future of Walsall Leather Museum, an award winning and important resource and one of the few leather museums of the world.
At All China Leather Exhibition in Shanghai, visitors have a chance to try their hand at leatherwork. There is growing interest in working leather throughout the world.
The use of vegetable tanned leather in precious early leather bound books and how they were kept in chained libraries.
The story of the Metta Catharina and her cargo of Russian leather which came to be found in Plymouth Sound. The qualities of this ancient leather and where it can be seen today.
Beautifully designed accessories in veg tanned leather for Craft The Leather 2015 competition at Lineapelle
Since the recession began the use of leather in footwear has changed. Once upon a time all footwear was made of leather of some kind or other.
A brief look at the career of Colin Jones; vegetable leather tanner and educator who would be pleased to see the resurgence in vegetable tanning.
A look at three new uses for vegetable tanned leather- or are they new?
A look back at working life producing leather at Richard Hodgson and Son Ltd tannery in the 1960s by Michael Redwood.
How the development of tannin extracts affected the location of tanneries and leather production.