There is truly no leather quite like shell. you often hear smaller makers claim their leather wallets are built for life, but shell actually lives up to the name.
Unlike other leather, shell is a membrane in the middle of two epidermis layers in the rear portion of a horse butt and
Shell cordovan is exceptionally durable. The pores are so dense on the hindquarters of a horse that they are not visible to the naked eye. The hide is naturally resistant to water (though not water proof) as well as stretching, making it an exceptional wallet and accessory leather. Instead of creasing and wrinkling, shell cordovan ripples.
Shell costs 10x more than our normal, high quality leathers. It's in a league of it's own. Often times looked at as a grail leather for enthusiasts and collectors, once you see, feel, and use a shell cordovan product, you'll see how vastly superior it is as a leather.
Every piece made from shell is meticulously chosen and assembled, with edges burnished to a high shine, and then polished and brushed prior to shipping for that little bit extra.