David Himel

Lady Kensington, Canucks and Europe

Now well into fall I am behind on my orders.  Part of the struggle of running a small brand is that I cannot replicate myself.  I am in a constant struggle to keep up with the demands of producing really really high quality jackets with a tiny team and tiny resources.  This year I have […]

Designing a Pattern: Handmade and Hand Grade!

Designing a Pattern: Handmade and Hand Grade!

Many times a month I am emailed or requested to create a specific design or modify a jacket to make some special edition for a customer. As much as I would like to be able to do this I find myself explaining the impossibility of it and the complexity of the process of developing a […]

Bread and Butter Berlin 2012

Bread and Butter Berlin 2012

This was a very exciting summer for me.  I had the chance to attend and show Himel Brothers Leather at Bread and Butter in the beautiful city of Berlin.  Having never been to Berlin Nancy and I jumped on the chance to find new customers and meet supporters.  It was the perfect choice as many […]

Himel Brothers Vintage Leather