Category Archives: Blog

Have yourself a Merry Cowhide Christmas!

Beautiful hand crafted cowhide rugs

Treat your loved ones to a beautiful cowhide gift from Zulucow this Christmas. From cowhide rugs, to cowhide purses and everything in between … We’ve got the perfect cowhide gift for you We’re going all out for a Merry Cowhide Christmas here at Zulucow! We’re not quite sure how it has come around to Christmas […]

How to update your interiors with cowhide and African influences

brown and white cowhide doorstop

African animal prints are rarely far from being a popular trend in homewares. They work for every season. African designs are a huge passion of mine having been born in Zimbabwe and raised in South Africa. I have noticed how over time, decorating trends have come and gone. But African inspired interiors and furniture have endured the […]

The untold story behind our cowhide products and the Nguni Cattle.

Zulu herdsman, artisan, ethically sourced cowhide

Zulucow: what’s in a name? It’s quite simple, really – two words that join together to form the heart of our business. First Zulu: Where we ethically source all of our natural leather and cowhide pieces. Rural KwaZulu-Natal in South Africa. In this verdant and relatively untamed part of the country, traditional Zulu culture prevails. […]

The Essential Guide To Decorating Your Home Office

Black and Whire Cowhide Cushion to decorate your home office

Are you forever looking on Pinterest for home office decorating ideas? With so much inspiration and layout ideas it can easily become an obsession and before you know it you have a board full of various layout and furniture ideas. Does this sound familiar to you?  In light of so many people now working from […]

Urban Village LDN Article

What a lovely surprise: to receive an invitation to feature in ‘Urban Village LDN‘ – an online magazine for Fulham in London! I met Melinda (who writes and produces the magazine) about 3 years ago at a Christmas Fair in Fulham where we got chatting about all things sustainably and ethically made. We’ve been following […]