Studio Clean Out Sample Sale!

We’re doing a bit of shop cleaning, the below straps are for sale at a huge discount. Email Rachael@heavyleathernyc.com to purchase. Left to right: Brown Back in the Saddle Strap 49-51″, was $225/on sale for $100. Grey Magic Mushroom Strap…

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Photos of the Heavy Leather NYC workshop

These lovely photos of the Heavy Leather NYC workshop were taken by our friend Patricia. The ‘Wing’ printed Sophie C’est La Vie x Heavy Leather NYC camera strap Working on camera strap adjuster pieces The Tony Iommi ‘Carved Cross’ custom guitar…

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The Ladies of Heavy Leather NYC

Over the years we’ve had many ladies (and guys) work here. Some came with a vast knowledge of pattern making and leather assembly and some learned over time the art of making our guitar straps, camera straps, belts, bags and more. Meet…

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Lemmy thanks us on Facebook!

I’ve known Lemmy Kilmister of Motorhead for 8 years and not only is he badass but he’s super sweet. He thanked Heavy Leather NYC for being the maker of his guitar straps, and we thank him for rockin’ ’em! Get…

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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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