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  • Tender Co. S Bend Key Hook
  • Tender Co. Black Enamelled Lost Wax Cast Solid Brass Dice
  • Tender Co. Hands-On Cream Calendar Dial Locomotive Wristwatch
  • Tender Co. Cobalt Glazed Hand Thrown Cup
  • Tender Co. Black Grain Oak Bark Leather Bronze Whole Buckle Belt
  • Tender Co. & For Holding Up The Trousers Camera Wrist Strap
  • Tender Co. Hand Dyed Woad Mattress Ticking Tote Bag
  • Tender Co. Clear Glazed 'Caligula' Hand Thrown Red Clay Bowl
  • Tender Co. Hand Dyed Black Logwood Wattle Tanned Leather Coin Purse
  • Tender Co. Hand-Incised Sgraffito Bowl
  • Tender Co. Hand Thrown Clear Glazed Red Clay Tea Pot
  • Tender Co. Sgraffito Sheep Beaker
  • Tender Co. Hand Thrown Cobalt Glazed Red Clay Coffee Pot
  • Tender Co. Lost Wax Cast Brass Elephant Boot
  • Natasha Kroll at the University of Brighton Design Archives for Tender Co. Printed Tote Bag
  • Tender Co. Pure Mutton Tallow Boot Grease
  • Tender Co. Sgraffito Snails Hand Thrown Red Clay Tea Pot
  • Tender Co. Selvage Denim 13" Laptop Sleeve
  • Tender Co. Natural Lambswool Panda
  • Tender Co. Selvage Denim 13" Laptop Sleeve
  • Tender Co. Mock Turtle Flat Top Hand Made Cotton Acetate Sunglasses
  • Tender Co. Clear Glazed 'Caligula' Hand Thrown Red Clay Tankard
  • Tender Co. Hands-On Black Everest Dial Locomotive Wristwatch
  • Tender Co. & The Hill-Side White Enamelled Lost Wax Cast Brass Woggle
  • Tender Co. Slimmer Flat Top Hand Made Cotton Acetate Sunglasses
  • Tender Co. Hand Thrown Cobalt Glazed Red Clay Tea Pot
  • Tender Co. Mouth Blown Glass Bottle
  • Tender Co. Black Enamelled Keeper Buckle Oak Bark Leather Belt
  • Tender Co. Cuckoo Sgraffito Plate
  • Tender Co. Hand Thrown Red Clay Milk Jug
  • Tender Co. Black Oak Bark Tanned Leather Notepad Holder
  • Tender Co. Pure Beeswax Candle, Alight
  • Tender Co. Oak Bark-Tanned Leather Watch Strap
  • Tender Co. Grey Logwood Dyed Hand-Linked Cotton Socks
  • Tender Co. Knotted Woad Dyed Hand-Linked Cotton Socks
  • Tender Co. Lost Wax-Cast Rusted Brass Keyring
  • Tender Co. Black Grain Oak Bark Leather Bronze Frame Buckle Belt
  • Tender Co. & For Holding Up The Trousers elasticated belt
  • Tender Co. Natural Black Lambskin Mouse
  • Tender Co. & The Hill-Side Polished Lost Wax Cast Brass Woggle
  • Tender Co. Lemon Yellow Hand Thrown Tea Beaker
  • Tender Co. Natural Black Lambswool Bear
  • Tender Co. Head Sgraffito Plate
  • Tender Co. & The Hill-Side Dab Enamelled Lost Wax Cast Brass Woggle
  • Tender Co Black Stained Wattle Tanned Leather Wallet
  • Tender Co. Black & Brown Grain Wattle Tanned Leather Coin Purse
  • Tender Co. Wattle Tanned Silver Embossed Wallet
  • Tender Co. Light Natural Cow Horn Comb
  • Tender Co. Chlorophyll Dyed Hand-Linked Cotton Socks
  • Tender Co. Sgraffito Snails Hand Thrown Cup
  • Tender Co. Wattle Tanned Suede Wallet
  • Tender Co. Hand Thrown Sgraffito Coffee Mug
  • Tender Co. Ash Clothes Pegs
  • Tender Co. Blue Enamel Lost Wax Cast Brass Fork Buckle Oak Bark Leather Belt
  • Tender Co. Ecru Left Hand Twill Jumbo Tote Bag
  • Natasha Kroll at The University of Bright Design Archives for Tender Co. Bandana
  • Tender Co. Lost Wax-Cast Brass Loops Cotton Webbing Belt
  • Tender Co. Cobalt Glazed Hand Thrown Mug
  • Tender Co. Black Stained Grain Oak Bark Leather Bronze Fork Buckle Belt
  • Tender Co. & For Holding Up The Trousers White Elasticated Camera Strap
  • Tender Co. Ankle Length Tan Wattle Dyed Hand-Linked Cotton Socks
  • Tender Co. Ecru Unborn Hand-Linked Cotton Socks
  • Tender Co. Brown Stained Oak Bark Leather Notepad Holder
  • Tender Co. Mouth Blown Glass Tumbler
  • Tender Co. Black Stained NATO Watch Strap
  • Tender Co. Woad Dyed Hand-Linked Cotton Socks
  • Tender Co. Lemon Yellow Glazed Hand Thrown Red Clay Coffee Mug
  • Tender Co. Lost Wax Cast Brass Guard's Whistle
  • Tender Co. Hands-On White Explorer Dial Locomotive Wristwatch
  • Tender Co. Hand-Dyed Black Logwood Wattle Tanned Leather Wallet
  • Tender Co. Flowerpot Canvas and Beaverteen Fox
  • Tender Co. Sweet Chestnut and Oak Bark Leather Tray
  • Tender Co. Tan Wattle Dyed Hand-Linked Cotton Socks
  • Tender Co. Oak Bark Leather Belt Pouch
  • Tender Co. Mattress Ticking Jumbo Tote Bag
  • Tender Co. Beeswax Leather Polish
  • HAND MADE COTTON ACETATE ROUND TOP SUNGLASSES

MUTTON TALLOW BOOT GREASE

£15.00 (inc VAT) £12.50 (exc VAT)

The hides for Tender's leather goods are tanned in England with oak bark or wattle. The final stage in the preparation of the leather is a heavy dressing with dubbin made from mutton tallow. Over time leather can dry out a little, and to keep it in top condition it's a good idea to grease it occasionally. While other leather conditioners and oils are a blend of different substances, Tender's Boot Grease is 100% pure mutton tallow, taken directly from the original dubbin which was used on the leather in the tannery.

As well as improving the suppleness and waterproofing of the leather, Boot Grease will darken unstained leather, giving it a richer character and bringing out the inconsistencies and personality of the hide. Tender's Boot Grease is suitable for use on all leathers, and can be used on boots and shoes, belts, wallets, and other goods.

To apply, first ensure that the leather is clean and dry. Use your finger or a smooth cloth to scoop up some grease from the tin, and rub it into the leather as evenly as possible- including the edges of belts, stitch lines of wallets, and the welt of boots and shoes. Leave it to sink in and repeat as necessary- when the leather is saturated the grease will no longer sink in, and any excess grease can be wiped off, but it's not necessary to take it this far.

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