Hartman & Rose luxury pet accessories will be available in South Africa, following two exclusive launch events in Johannesburg and Cape Town on 6 and 8 March 2013, respectively. Inspired by iconic fashion brands, the company was founded in Canada in 2000 and its products are now stocked worldwide.
The range is made of hand-stitched natural Italian full-grain vegetable tanned leather, hand skived to produce smooth seaming and hand painted and polished edges. The collars and leads are finished with crafted Italian hardware, handset semi-precious gemstones and Austrian crystals.
Stocked internationally at luxury retailers such as Harrods in London, the range is exclusively imported from Canada by South African entrepreneurs Jason Bricknell and Alan Faulds and will be available online at www.hartmanandrose.co.za
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Their shared love of dogs and design led them to discover the brand and they were so impressed by the designer selection and quality that they were inspired to bring the brand to South Africa.
"We are excited by the opportunity to bring a new level of stylish accessories to dog owners in South Africa. We aim to inspire dog-lovers with these beautiful fashion friendly accessories for all types of dogs," comments Bricknell.