Designed for the Carefree Adventurer
Classic constructions, balancing comfort & style
Rural Livelihoods, Inspiring Hope .
In ‘88 Inventor, Explorer Steve Croudace developed the STROPS brand into a household name. The offering has since been expanded in a full range of leather styles including boots sandals bags and accessories.
The Leather Back brand was inspired by the ultimate cosmopolitan, nomad of our oceans.
This lies in the use of varied materials, such as genuine rubber and a range of leathers. Durable synthetic materials are used to add strength and reduce weight.
Our design capability has been used to mount a GPS harness on leather back turtles for Natal Parks Board researchers. As well as a penguin design and shoe for the marine biologists Ushaka.