Kudu Reverse Suede Collection for Men

Following the success of our Kudu full grain leather shoe and boot collection for men, Tricker’s has introduced a Kudu Reverse suede range.

What is Kudu?

African Antelope Greater Kudu (Tragelaphus Strepsiceros) – or more commonly known as Kudu, is indigenous to a variety of African countries. The hide is a natural by-product of this meat industry.

What is Reverse Suede?

A lot of shoemakers use split suede. This is the skin left after removing the full grain leather.

Reverse suede is also known as full grain suede. This is where the full grain leather and skin of a hide is left intact. The flesh side is the suede. Continue reading “Kudu Reverse Suede Collection for Men”

Kudu Leather – African Explorer Collection for men AW17

Maintaining momentum in the ever-changing world of fashion and footwear is not as easy as it may appear. While we want to add new designs and finishes, we realise the importance of staying true to the Tricker’s reputation for outstanding manufacturing and quality.

Known as the shoemaker for quality country shoes and boots, we look for ways to reinvigorate our core styles. One route is to search for new leathers and finishes which will breathe new life into iconic ranges such as the Stow Boot and Woodstock country shoe.

Our latest find is African Antelope Greater Kudu (Tragelaphus Strepsiceros) – or more commonly known as Kudu.  Continue reading “Kudu Leather – African Explorer Collection for men AW17”