Hand carved bicycle saddles

Here's an interview with leather artisan Kara Ginther, who carves Brook's leather bike saddles.
"I'll never forget how nervous I was to make that first cut into the gorgeous seat. Carving leather leaves little room for error; not only can you ruin the design, but with one slip of the blade you can render an object useless!"
To Be, Inspired: Interview with leather artisan Kara Ginther


  1. Who is this Brook? Perhaps you mean Brooks saddles. And yes, they will kick your butt, by design. After years of being stylishly tenderized, I’m much happier on my dowdy Terry Fly.

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