Historical home front porch

FRONT PORCH BLOG

Historical home front porch

FRONT PORCH BLOG

LEGACY: MISSION MERCANTILE LEATHER HUNTING GEAR

Nature has always been an influential force, touching everything from art to architecture. At the heart of Mission Mercantile's ethos is a deep respect for the great outdoors, allowing its wonders to breathe life and inspiration into every high-quality leather product we craft.

WHY LEATHER? ALTERNATIVES TO LEATHER & HOW THEY COMPARE

When it comes to bags and luggage, material choice can make a significant difference in the product's lifespan, environmental impact, and aesthetic appeal. Let's have a look into the world of leather and how it compares with its alternatives, and ...

LEATHER OVER HISTORY: A JOURNEY THROUGH THE EVOLUTION OF STYLE

The allure of leather is unceasing. Leather tells tales of the past, of civilizations gone by, and of the artistry and craftsmanship that have endured the test of time. It's more than just a material; it's a story, a history and a testament tohuman innovation and perseverance.

THE ART OF HANDCRAFTING LEATHER GOODS

Quality and luxury are more than just specifications or end results; they are deeply embedded within the creative process.Mission Mercantile's philosophy is to reaffirm the spirit and skills of the age of the pioneers by preserving the crafts that built a nation.

THE HISTORY OF LEATHER

Leather has been around as long as people needed clothes—for cover and for warmth. Animal skins have been used to satisfy the basic needs of clothing, shelter, floor covering and ceremonial garb. As civilizations grew, the use of leather expanded to footwear, belts, containers for wine and water, boats and ...