Pittards WR100X Performance Leather

Pittards WR100X Performance Leather

Benefits are tanned into the leather so will not wash or wear off like a surface treatment. The process, which bonds with and protects the fibres without affecting the natural breathability means that all Pittards sports leathers are water resistant, sweat resistant and highly breathable while drying quickly and remaining supple.Gloves made from Pittards WR100X leathers retain exceptional tactile sensitivity, comfort and extended softness in sporting, military and dress glove applications. Used in footwear, it provides a high level of water resistance and low water uptake, ensuring protection, comfort and an easy-care advantage. This makes it especially suited to the performance outdoor category as well as offering a technical differentiation to everyday and casual footwear.
About Possum Fur

About Possum Fur

Why possum? The possum comes from New Zealand. In New Zealand the possum is regarded as a pest because there is no natural predation and  the growing possum population is steadily munching its way through the available flora. The fur of the possum is composed of very fine, very soft strands of hair, each of them hollow, trapping air and providing excellent insulation. This is an attribute that the possum shares with the polar bear. Polar bears don’t feel the cold and nor, in our possum lined mittens, will your hands