STYLE: History of Horween Leather Co.
by Sam del Pilar
Horween Leather Company was founded in 1905. They simply produce the best leather in the world, coming straight out of Chicago. They pay the closest attention to detail and refuse to go the “cheaper” route so they stick to providing quality over quantity for the past 100+ years in business. They simply offer the unique and mastering combination of quality, consistency, responsiveness, and innovation. Leather made by hand, offering a wide range of quality material, made in the US, and collaborating with respected brands today. Continue to read to see a video of the Horween Leather Company and their latest collaboration with Reebok for the Fall/ Winter season.
This Fall/Winter as part of the 30th Anniversary Celebrations of the Classic Leather, Reebok Classics collaborated with Horween on the Class Leather Lux where uppers on this shoe are made of Horweens signature ‘Beaufort Chromexcel Leather‘, with leather lacing, pig skin lining and an embossed Horween leather handtag. The Lux is released in 3 colourways — Black, Brown and Oxblood Burgundy.