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How to tell the difference between Persian Lamb , Swakara , Karakul and Broadtail fur coats

18th Sep 2017

How to tell the difference between Persian Lamb , Swakara , Karakul and Broadtail fur coats
Persian lamb fur , Swakara , Ashtrakhan , Broadtail are words that often create confusion to someone interested in acquring them. So... here's some information that might help sort things out a bit Swakara stands for south west africa karakul . Karakul is a turkish word for black sheep. Swakara is a brand name and not a category of fur. Originally European settlers brought to Namimbia special sheep that were farmed for their skins. Nowadays swakara skins are world renonwned for their high quali
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Let out and Skin to Skin Fur Coats

3rd Mar 2017

Let out  and Skin to Skin Fur Coats
When it comes to full pelt fur coat stitching techniques , the two most common ones are the "skin to skin" and the "let out' technique.Skin to skin is pretty self explanatory and it is the technique where the fur pelts are stitched side by side in a horizontal , vertical or diagonal manner . This technique has been widely adopted by fashion designers due to its modern and sleek look and furthermore due to to its lower manufacturing costs . The pelts can be either stitched directly or with the in
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​Sable Fur, the Most Luxurious of Them All

3rd Dec 2016

​Sable Fur, the Most Luxurious of Them All
Sable Fur, the Most Luxurious of Them AllSable fur is actually marten fur. The sable is an animal that’s part of the weasel family that’s native to America, Asia, and Europe. However, sable fur is synonymous to Russian fur. It is the finest, most expensive and most luxurious marten available on the market. The best sable fur originates from the Barguzin Valley in Russia. It is silkier and denser compared to the sable from Canada. There are also Japanese and Chinese sables in the market, b
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Fur Trend Alert AW 2016

16th Oct 2016

Fur Trend Alert AW 2016
Trend Alert: Statement Furs for AW16This season, fur coats prowled the autumn/winter runways from New York to London. These were not your average pieces either, the runways bursted with tasteful black and brown jackets. However, we also saw an explosion of some in rather unusual colours and bold prints, from pastel pink stripes to powder blue x black chevrons. We can’t get enough of these must-have wardrobe staples. Not only are these extremely stylish, they’re functional too, keeping you
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​3 Key Fur Trends For AW16

5th Jul 2016

​3 Key Fur Trends For AW16
3 Key Fur Trends For AW16With SS16 almost out the way, now we are making our way through to AW16. The next few months are only going to get colder. We have fur on our radar with a dash of effortless style. Let’s just say you can always trust a luxe fur jacket to make you look good. A fur jacket or coat is a power player in everyone’s wardrobe. Fur trends are still going strong, the AW16 catwalks even showed us luxurious mink bathrobes from Cavalli! Anyway you look at it, fur is a key piece that
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