Auburn Leather Lace

Background of Auburn Leather
Background of Auburn Leather

Auburn Leather is the leading global supplier of Genuine rawhide leather lace. Since 1863, five generations of leather craftsmanship have cultivated the authenticity required to produce the finest quality leather lace. In 2018, ISA TanTec acquired Auburn Leather to become the new lace division for the group. Genuine Auburn leather laces are now manufactured in ISA TanTec™ ’s facilities using the same proprietary processes, hides, chemicals, and equipment to ensure the uniqueness of Auburn’s leather laces continues for customers.

Auburn Leather has dedicated to the highest quality leather and leather products, focused on quality from start to finish. The genuine rawhides combined with the proprietary tanning formulas, guarantee the highest level of lace quality. Over the past 150 years, Auburn Leather has established a reputation for quality, and every day it continues that dedication to excellence.

Genuine Rawhide Leather Lace
Genuine Rawhide Leather Lace

Leather laces are rich in texture & feel, timeless heritage, lasting tradition, and encompass the overall essence of natural quality. Using leather footwear lace is a proven value-add to any footwear design.

- Non Functional Decorative 3.2mm x 2.0/2.8mm

It’s tailored for decorative purposes only. Suggested style usage: slippers, mocs. Perfect for bow-ties, kickers, collars. Also great for accessory/apparel trim or accents

- Classic 3.6mm x 3.0/3.2mm

The original high-performance “Boat Shoe” leather lace. “Engineered for Function” and designed for active, outdoor use. Tanned and processed for superior pull strength, suppleness and overall “tie-ability”

- Cougar in 3.6mm x 3.4/3.6mm

All-weather performance leather lace “Engineered for Function”. Specially designed for outdoor, logger and heavy-duty work boots

- Fixed 3.2/3.6mm x 2.4mm

Designed for “slip on styles” where the aesthetic look / feel of our leather lace is desired, is not used as the main closure of the shoe but is instead used in a fixed / stationary / immovable position. Not intended for functional tying.

  • Auburn Muddy River - 3.6 X 3.0mm
    Full-grain leather lace with pull-up, mellow temper. Developed to match our “Muddy River” upper leather tannage, designed for Classic boat and casual styles.
  • Auburn Stay Dry - 3.6 X 3.0mm
    Non-Wicking leather lace, designed to provide non-wicking performance.
  • Auburn Stay Tie - 3.6 X3.0mm
    Our traditional classic lace with improved “tie-ability”, designed for All styles (boat, boot, slipper/moc, athleisure).
Our Products
Our Products

From traditional boat shoe, indoor slipper, boot, slip on to athletic/ sneaker, footwear designers use leather lace to establish a style.

LITE Index
We have been consistently reducing the impact of our leather and products to the environment
The numbers are showing the lighting hours and water an article will save to make one pair of laces (0.13 sqft per pair) , comparing to the latest LWG Pass Score (50%) of 67.2 MJ/m2 for energy consumption and 178L/m2 for water consumption.
One Pair of Laces
(0.13 sqft per pair)
US Gallons of Water Saved
Lighting Hour Saved