New Product: The Easy Rider Bag!

We just came out with a line of rad new custom python motorcycle belt bags. I’ve got a custom belted  white leather purse that I wear around town and all the ladies request it. It’s got a ton of hand…

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Doyle and Me

Last night I had the pleasure of meeting up with Doyle Wolfgang von Frankenstein, formerly of the Misfits. I’ve been working with him on making his signature vegan guitar strap for about a year and was able to hand off…

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That time I was in a Motörhead video

Motörhead – Rock Out Video, shot at the first Heavy Leather NYC studio by Greg Olliver & Wes Orshoski. That’s me in the fishnet bodysuit and my friend Brenda in the hat. That last shot is the stuff dreams are…

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HANGIN’ with GEEZER

Geezer! I can not describe how excited I get when I look through the latest edition of Guitar World magazine. I’ve been making straps for both Tony Iommi and Geezer Butler for a couple of years now but it is…

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Babes on bikes!

It’s freezing here in NYC and while I write this post my bikes sit warm and cozy, one in my studio and the other in my bedroom. We dream of Spring, riding season. I ride with a ladies crew called…

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Welcome to the new HEAVYLEATHERNYC.COM

I’m overjoyed to launch the new Heavy Leather NYC site! This has been a long time in the making. We have tons of new products coming out in 2015- leather and non-leather. Vegan guitar straps. Celebrity signature straps. Camera straps. Ladies riding…

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Doyle Wolfgang Von Frankenstein

  In the Fall of 2014 I had the pleasure of meeting Doyle Wolfgang Von Frankenstein. The Heavy Leather shop is adjacent to Shangri-La studios where Doyle was starring in a metal zine photo shoot. I heard the news and…

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