The Great Auk is extinct - last pair was killed in 1844 😭 Growing rarity increased interest from museums & private collectors. The 'Great Auk' Pairs mated for life. Was an important part of Native American cultures ✨
Full-grain leather comes from the most durable part of the animal and has the most grain of the animal’s hide intact. All of the natural characteristics of the leather are visible in full-grain leather—imperfections and all. A leather strap made with full-grain leather will last long and withstand wear better than any other grade of leather.
When a feather falls on earth, it's believed to carry all the bird's energy 🦅. Perceived as a gift from the sky, sea & trees. Feathers may arrive unexpectedly but not without a purpose.
Eagle’s feather symbolizes wisdom, honor & bravery.
Eigengrau (translates to 'Own gray') is a darkest gray color that is visible and not completely pitch black. It also goes by the name brain grey. The color was first identified by German Physicist Gustav Theodor Fechner while studying people with chromatic color vision and various shades of greys that can be seen in perfect darkness.