HAND-STITCHED COWHIDE / LEATHER RUGS, FURNITURE + ACCESSORIES ó MADE IN SOUTH AFRICA
JOHNO du PLESSIS
Q: what leathers are used in the manufacture of the product?
A: cowhide (hair-on bovine) only is used for the rugs: itís very attractive and luxurious to the touch. upholstery leathers are used for the bedheads and the benches; cowhide on the ottomans and cubes, and also as an alternative material on the benches. cork and suede can be utilized as additional materials in some of the furnishings
Q: what about the backing on the carpets?
A: the rugs are backed with a 100% recycled rubber product [see: ECOLOGY]
Q: what thread is used to hand-stitch the product?
A: known simply as "waxed cotton", the thread has a polyester core and is incredibly tough for this reason ó virtually impossible to break