Introducing "Ponyhair" Cheetah Print Sandals

Posted on May 15, 2015 by Elf Martin There have been 2 comment(s)

Introducing "Ponyhair" Cheetah Print Sandals

Elf Sarah, showing how much she loves our new leather hide.

Elf Sarah definitely has a flare for fashion. She is always dressed to the nines, she keeps us abreast of the latest trends and it's her input that led to the development of the stylish Fitting leather tassel fobs sold on our site. As you may guess, she takes a lot of pride in what goes onto her feet. She has a personal affection for Soft Stars made with our shiny leather colors, but also has a soft spot for animal print designs.

On Sarah's suggestion, we decided to sample a very unique animal-print leather: Ponyhair Cheetah.

No, it isn't actually made from ponies (or cheetahs, for that matter). It is still cowhide, but a very special kind of cowhide that includes the pelt side of the leather. Also known as haircalf or hair-on leather, ponyhair features the authentic animal fibers on the surface of the material. These fibers are treated and dyed to a soft, silky finish. In this case, they're painted in a cheetah-print pattern.

Introducing "Ponyhair" Cheetah Print Sandals

We only have one hide of Ponyhair Cheetah leather, so it won't last long. We're using it to make a very special edition adult Solstice sandal while the supply lasts. You can now find this sandal available for sale on our website for a limited time. When it's gone, it's gone!

UPDATE Summer 2015: Sorry, but these sandals went fast and are no longer available. Subscribe to our monthly newsletter to get first notice of our next special edition shoe.

Introducing "Ponyhair" Cheetah Print Sandals


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2 Responses to Introducing "Ponyhair" Cheetah Print Sandals

  • Eva
    Eva says:

    Nooooo!!!' These shoes are maj!!!!!!
    I just got my first pair of soft stars about a month ago and I am hooked!!! Lightweight and soft but with incredible support. I can't wait to get my next pair.

    Posted on October 8, 2016 at 2:15 PM

  • Elf Martin
    Elf Martin says:

    Goad you like them, Eva! Unfortunately this was a very limited edition leather hide, but we'll have more special edition shoes in the future!

    Posted on October 10, 2016 at 1:53 AM