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We gladly share our insights in the world of craftsmanship, vegetable tanned leather, leather crafted products and slow fashion on our blog. We embrace all that is around about these topics. So if you have any suggestions for posts…contact us. We are more then happy promote events, campaigns, brands or craftsmen/women who share the same passions as we do.

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Retail is about Detail

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Running a store nowadays as a retailer is totally different than before. The total retail landscape has changed. A lot of independent cool stores disappeared because they couldn’t surrive. Those...

The Introduction of the Belt Loops

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Almost everyone is wearing a belt in their jeans or pants nowadays. But back in the days this wasn’t common, as the belt loop wasn’t introduced yet. In the early…

The beauty of our natural vegetable tanned leather

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When we started our brand in 2014 our aim was to create something we couldn’t find in stores. Products that were not available at that time. Products that were in…

The Story of the Sandals

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Last month we launched our new family member: leather sandals. These sandals are a perfect addition to the rest of our Butts and Shoulders collection. When we launched our brand…

Aftermovie Selvedge Run 6th Edition

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In a special email the organisation of the Selvedge Run thanked us for our efforts. After our recap you can now also get a visual insight of the tradeshow.  The...
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Recap Selvedge Run Berlin Edition #6

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Last week the 6th edition of the Selvedge Run was a huge success. The location of the Selvedge Run switched to a new location. The new location, The Marshall-Haus, is located...

Butts and Shoulders goes Selvedge Run

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Within two weeks we will join the Selvedge Run in Berlin again. The Selvedge Run is a very respected trade show amongst the best retailers as it comes to authentic,...

Vegetable tanned leather vs. chrome tanned leather

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Why we are such big fans of vegetable tanned leather It may have occurred to you that we are a big fan of vegetable tanned leather. Or natural leather like…

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5 Boots and denim lovers to follow on Instagram

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Denimheads, bootlovers and Instagram are a great combination. The social media platform is a great place to explore fashion. Users share and comment on their garments and their latest catches….

The story behind our name and logo

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The simple explanation of our rather outspoken name   The story behind our name started in 2014 when we started with our brand called Butts and Shoulders. This name raised…