In their workshop in Olney, Buckinghamshire, which lies close to the original tannery founded in 1875 by their great, great, grandfather. It is home to our new generation of highly skilled craftsmen and is perfectly placed to draw on the considerable talents of local leatherworkers, many of whose families also share in this heritage.
Tusting only uses the finest quality leathers processed especially for them by their partner tanneries and where possible, these are sourced in the UK. The result is radiantly beautiful, traditional hides which effortlessly satisfy those ever-present requirements of modern life – practicality and durability. The hides are coloured using aniline drum dying, which enhances the intensity of the colour and guarantees longevity. Their sail canvas is a 24oz cotton fabric, which is specially sourced from UK manufacturers. Tusting products benefit from the very highest quality fittings. They choose the finest zips and solid brass or nickel fittings made by the Swiss company RiRi, to ensure excellent durability.