Cruzy

Color
Bourbon Brown
Waxed Canvas
Charcoal Black
Florida Flamingo
Scarlet Red
Stone Gray
Beige
Slate Blue
  • Attractive, Vintage-style Beverage Holder Fastens to Any Bike
  • Insulated Liner Keeps Your Beverage Warm or Cold
  • 100% Soft Genuine Leather
  • Appearance Improves With Age and Usage
  • Hand Cut :: Hand Sewn :: Fire Branded

SPECIFICATIONS

Dimensions

Diameter 3.25 inches

Height: 5 inches

Width: 4 inches

Materials

Full Grain Leather, Soft Sheepskin

*Also Available in Water-Resistant Waxed Canvas

**Leather color and textures may vary

USE & CARE

Over time and with use, the leather will assume a unique patina. If desired, condition with mineral oil or beeswax leather conditioner.

PRODUCTION & DESIGN

This leather piece with rustic accents is meant to be passed on to future generations.

This little addition to your bicycle will leave you never wanting to use your car again. Fire-branded with our mark that will last forever using our firewood heated brands, the hand sewn and hand crafted Cruzy will make you the most stylish looking person on two wheels. With the adjustable vintage straps, the Cruzy will fit any drink and any beverage, and the insulated liner will keep your drink hot or cold.

The flesh side of the soft leather is first stained with natural drab tone and finished with our proprietary beeswax conditioner. Our unique treatment not only helps the leather to retain its shape without the aid synthetic stabilizers, offering a natural and durable look.

The leather we use, originating from our well established supplier Compiel, is nothing but Full Grain Leather, and if you don't know what that is, then make sure you're sitting comfortably. There are 4 types of leather, and they differ in quality. You have Full Grain Leather, Top Grain Leather, Genuine Leather and Bonded Leather.

We'll start with Bonded Leather. It's more of an insult to call Bonded Leather a leather. It's basically lots of different parts of leather glued and pressed together to make one piece. It's cheap, not at all durable and it will fall apart within weeks. In short, it's no good and we are completely against it.

Genuine Leather is in third place in the running, and is the layer of the hide that remains after the top is taken off for the better quality leathers. This surface can often be given a makeover with a finish, sometimes a spray paint that can give it the look of a better quality. Not something that happens in our house. Don't settle for this, you can do better.

Top Grain Leather is the second highest grade that you'll find. A leather taken from the top layer of the hide that is treated, sanded and refined. It's a good quality leather, but not good enough for Hide and Drink. You can still do better, though, go one more step higher.

Full Grain Leather is the best you can get when it comes to leather, there's no competition here, and Hide and Drink is its biggest fan. Full Grain Leather comes from the top layer of the hide, and has all of the grain, hence its name. It's the best leather than you can buy, and the only leather that we use. You can stop looking now, you've found the cream of the crop.

The tanning process is something that we take pride in. Our rustic leather is created through removing the hair, extracting the moisture, taking out the oils and, of course, the natural preservatives. The leather is placed in a large container filled with new oils, coloring and preservatives, and there it takes on its new color and thus its new personality. The finishing process consists of pressing the leather with heated plates, hung up to dry and sprayed and finished with a sealer. Finally it is pressed once more and then ready for its transformation, in which it is carefully handcrafted by the diligent locals of Pastores, Guatemala, where our workshop is located.


Customer Reviews

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Never have to ask someone to “hold your beer” again...

Great product-looks great and keeps your beverages within arm’s reach at all times.
Love this company

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M.K.
Bike cruzy

We've ordered many of your products and love it all! Great quality!

L
L.
Best cup holder!

I had to get a cup holder on my bike after I moved to New Orleans. I looked at alot of different designs, but this one is much more charming than all the plastic ones, and perfect for 8-12oz drink cups. Because of the style of handlebars I have, I couldn't strap it to the front, but I put it right behind the handlebars and that worked fine. I've used it a lot now, and it's pretty perfect. Plus, Hide & Drink is a company I certainly don't feel bad about supporting. :)

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M.C.
Beautiful gift

Not only is the coffee holder beautiful and cool, the packaging was really sharp making the whole thing a really lovely gift. Recipient super pleased, especially since it her drink holders need to be permanently installed, this one can get chucked into a bag and out of the way once the bike is parked. Great!

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K.K.
Great Gift items

I just received my order, and I can't wait to use my holster beer holder! The other item is a gift. Both products look great and are of high quality!



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