Sunday, 14 August 2011


J & FJ Baker & Co Ltd, a tannery in Colyton, Devon - a great slideshow of images with the owner, Andrew Par, outlining the process used to transform hides to leather. (BBC)

'Why it's still valuable to have an economy built on manufacturing' - according to Tyler Brûlé (FT)

Image of J & FJ Baker & Co Ltd by Paul Glendell for the BBC