As part of a paleo lifestyle, I want to explore leather and fur clothing and footware, but I want to make sure they're sourced from humane, and preferably local, sources. I was thinking for my first project I would get leather and make my own toe boots, but even just finding some pre-made fur lined moccasin would be great. Has anyone found good sources of leather/fur or leather/fur products?
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You could try your local vintage store. You aren't supporting inhumane farms if the animal was killed in the 50s and it's a great testament to just how long this stuff lasts. Another option is to get to know a hunter (many don't know what to do with the skins) or get a hunting license and then take a tanning class or pay the local game processer to tan the hides for you.
You could also search for brain tanned leather. I would think that anyone going to the extent of tanning the leather without chemicals would really care about their product and where it came from.
My favorite local bison ranch sells the skins. See them online here: https://www.fullcirclebisonranch.com/
It looks like they sell robes and rugs, but maybe you could talk to them about something you're looking for specifically.