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Ludwig's Leather Ghost Tour!

Posted by Kellie King on

Ludwig and Marglin Leather Joins New Braunfels Ghost Tour A ghost named Red haunts the 79 year-old leather shop. The team circa 1938 New Braunfels, Texas – August 9, 2017 – Ludwig and Marglin Leather today announces that the store is now part of the New Braunfels Ghost Tours Pub Crawl. The first Pub Crawl including Ludwig and Marglin will be held on Saturday, August 19, 2017. Originally called New Braunfels Leather Company, Ludwig & Marglin Leather (197 S. Sequin Ave, New Braunfels, TX 78130) has seventy-nine years of history and a resident ghost named Red who is said to haunt the leather store....

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Ludwig and Marglin Leather Shop Remodels After 79 Years

Posted by Kellie King on

Ludwig and Marglin Leather Shop Remodels After 79 Years The custom leather manufacturing shop gently steps into the 21st century while honoring its history.   New Braunfels, Texas – July 24, 2017 – Ludwig and Marglin Leather today announces that the beloved leather shop has a new layout. For seventy-nine years, the custom leather manufacturing shop located in historic downtown New Braunfels (197 S. Sequin Ave, New Braunfels, TX 78130) has been a staple of the farm and ranch community in Central Texas. Originally called New Braunfels Leather Company, new name Ludwig & Marglin honors the rich history of two founding families of...

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Quality Levels of Leather: an Overview

Posted by Terri Cocanougher on

Are you looking to purchase a new leather product or piece of clothing? Before you head to the local arts and crafts fair, the local mall or the nearest discount store, take a moment to learn about the different types of leather and their respective levels of quality. Not all leather is created equally, and a cheaper price often means a less durable product. Understanding these differences will help you make the best buying decision based on both your budget and your expectations.   Full-Grain Leather Full-grain leather is the best leather available to manufacturers. This leather uses the entire...

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Getting Started on Leather Crafting

Posted by Terri Cocanougher on

Leather is a durable and traditional piece of material. It's waterproof, long lasting, and an integral part of human history. If you want to enjoy the craft of leather working, but aren't sure where to start, here are some steps you can take. Firstly, you must gather all the materials to create your leather item. The four most important parts are the needle, thread, wax, and awl. You'll need at least two needles for a proper saddle thread, which we'll get to later in the article. The thread can be dependent on your stitch length; they recommend at least a...

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Ribbon Cutting Nov 12th at 4:30

Posted by Terri Cocanougher on

Ludwig & Marglin will have a Ribbon Cutting ceremony with the New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce on November 12th at 4:30.  I would like to invite customers, family and friends to attend!  Refreshments will be served.

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