Russia calf historically has been considered to be one of the finest leathers in the world. Its long laborious tanning process has been secret to a precious few and the envy of so many others. It has been used to create some of the best bespoke shoes and leathergoods from highly regarded artizan leather workers around the globe. Working hand in hand with the Horween Leather Company of Chicago, we are pleased to be stocking this much sort after article. A supple rounded tannage and aniline top combine superbly, which, with the addition of creams, antiquing or burnishing yield a truly magnificent final product.