Frequently Asked Questions

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What are the lead times?

Our work is made to order, the lead time is 6 - 8 weeks. 

How do I place a custom order?

We welcome custom orders whether it be a custom color or a unique concept altogether. Please inquire by contacting Hello@taylorforrest.com for custom orders.

What does vegetable-tanned mean?

Vegetable tanned leather is tanned using tannins and other ingredients found in different vegetable matter. Each hide varies in character showing occasional wrinkles or scars that that the animal acquired over the course of its life. Please note that these natural marks are characteristics of full grain leathers.

What is full grain leather?

Full Grain leathers display the natural markings and grain characteristics from the animal of which it was taken. Full Grain leathers generally come from a better quality hide or skin and no sanding processes are applied to its surface. The grain remains allowing the fiber strength and durability.

How do I care for vegetable tanned leather?

We recommend a product called "bick 4" by bickmore to clean and care for your leather products.  Always test on an inconspicuous spot and buff with a soft cloth. Please use only a soft damp cloth to clean metal. Stay away from anything abrasive as it could remove the finish. 

How do I clean metal fixtures?

Metal fixtures have a waxed finish applied to them. Please only buff with a soft cloth. Avoid abrasives as they could remove the finish.