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Caring for Your Leather Accessories

A few people have asked me lately, "What's the best way to clean leather?" I find this to be difficult to answer because without knowing what kind of leather, and what I am cleaning off of it, I really can't say. There are a few do's and don't's to cleaning leather though, so I thought I would share some basic principals and tell you all how to take care of your Hide and Buckler accessories.  Don't use water. I can't stress this enough. Water is a universal solvent. It turns dirt into mud and when that dries it becomes clay/cement. When you put water on leather, you accelerate the process of the leather breaking down. Leather, being an organic material...

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Declined Payments

Hello everybody. Recently, a bug was found on the site that was preventing payments from being accepted (and by bug, we mean that we had accidentally turned on safe mode causing ourselves a bunch of problems and stress). It's been sorted out, and everything seems to be working out just fine now. Cheers.

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We're Live!

Hide And Buckler is open for business! The site is finally up and running and the purchase process has been tested from start to finish. Just getting to this point was an adventure, and we're barely getting started. We've got some amazing pieces coming your way in the next few weeks and months so keep checking in, and don't be afraid to drop us a line. We love hearing from you! Ta, for now. ~H&B

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