From the tannery

This part of the blog is all about the beating heart at the core of Skyeskyns, the tannery.  This is where it all started and this is where we continue to develop our craft and knowledge. The blog will talk about the processes, the wool but also the history of Skyeskyns, the tanners and the craft.

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  1. Private tanning at Skyeskyns

    Private tanning at Skyeskyns

    Looking to get your own sheepskins tanned? Find out more about our private tanning service. THE TANNING PROCESS Your skins will be tanned using the same mimosa tanning process we...

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  2. A week in the life of a tanner

    A week in the life of a tanner

    Pete and Becky, our tanners, rotate tasks in their working week to keep production going throughout the year. Here, they tell us what a week as a tanner looks like...

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  3. From the Tannery: Learning the Craft

    From the Tannery: Learning the Craft

    Tanning is not a profession you can learn solely through sitting in a classroom. It's a craft that is developed and sharpened over the years through experimentation and experience. Last...

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  4. From the Tannery: Where the skins come from

    From the Tannery: Where the skins come from

    We get a lot of questions about where our sheepskins come from, how they come to us, etc. This is the first part of the process and is critical in achieving a high...

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