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Veg tan Goatskin needed

Postby Templar Knight » Mon Sep 07, 2009 6:10 pm

Trying to find some goat skin that has only been veg dyed, I looked on Le prevo (sp). Bowstock and Tandy and cant find any.
Anybody got some, know a supplier ?
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Postby gregory23b » Mon Sep 07, 2009 6:31 pm

Ask Karl Robinson, he sometimes sells skins. I know he uses goatskin.

http://www.karlrobinson.co.uk

Tel: 020 8560 3048

E-mail: karl@karlrobinson.co.uk

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Postby Donald_McQuag » Mon Sep 07, 2009 10:47 pm

Or www.leprevo.com or is it .co.uk?


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Postby Lady Willows Retinue » Tue Sep 08, 2009 12:00 am

I have also in the past used Leprevo, but on occasions when in a hurry have used this rather strange little shop, hidden down an alleyway, in the cellar under an old office block in Liverpool, run by an even stranger old lady (don't know if she mail orders though, but you could try):

A L Maugham & Co Ltd
5-9 Fazakerley Street, Liverpool, L3 9DN
Tel: 0151 2361872



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Postby Thrud » Tue Sep 08, 2009 10:00 am

Allways got mine from LePrevo, but it could be a stock thing.

You could try Moroco?


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Postby Dave B » Tue Sep 08, 2009 11:18 am

Tandy have had it in the past.

Not specificaly listed as Veg-tan - the chap says it is tanned by the supplier in africa - but it is.


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Postby Medicus Matt » Mon Sep 14, 2009 1:49 pm

I bought some from Le Prevo last week...it's on special offer at the mo!

SP 264 VEG GOAT
Natural veg-tan goat, 1.5mm, sizes 4 to 8 ft².
Nice and soft to handle. Some faults but not bad.
Half price! @ £1.25 per ft²


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Postby Templar Knight » Mon Sep 14, 2009 3:07 pm

I emailed Karl Robinson and no respons, So as Leprevo has it on offer I suppose its the best choice. Thanks for the pointer Matt


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Postby Medicus Matt » Mon Sep 14, 2009 4:08 pm

Templar Knight wrote:I emailed Karl Robinson and no respons, So as Leprevo has it on offer I suppose its the best choice. Thanks for the pointer Matt


Phone 'em first. They often sell out of the Special Offer stuff very quickly.


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