Posts Tagged ‘leather’

From Seats to Shoes: Southwest Airlines, Mexican Fashion Label to ‘Upcycle’ Old Leather

Posted by Lance Murray

Dallas-based Southwest Airlines Co. is working with Mexican fashion label Carla Fernandez to upcycle hundreds of pounds of leather from airplane seat covers into consumer goods.

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Southwest Airlines has reached a multiyear collaboration with Mexican fashion label Carla Fernández that

Leather Startup’s Kickstarter
Was Shoe-in to Reach Goal

Posted by Lance Murray

A husband and wife duo from Dallas are moving quickly to stamp their leather footwear and accessories business as an up-and-coming North Texas company.

According to D Magazine, Matt and Jacqueline Marciante had planned a Kickstarter campaign to help

Texas Glove Maker Takes New Strides With Dallas Shoe Biz

Posted by Julia Batlle

A longtime Texas baseball glove maker is partnering with a Dallas-based flip-flop company to create a new kind of sandal released Tuesday. 

Nokona has been making leather baseball gloves by hand in a factory in Nocona, Texas, for more than …

These (Vegan-Friendly) Boots Are Made for Walking

Posted by Tara Nieuwesteeg

Kat Mendenhall is a native Texan from a family of cattle ranchers, so it’s no surprise that she has a strong affinity for high-quality cowboy boots. She’s also a vegan, and when she realized her love for leather cowboy boots …