Polished Natural Ox Horn
Less abrasive to leather
The natural protein matrix of horn is microscopically “softer” than the synthetic polymer chains of plastic. This makes it much less abrasive and damaging to a natural material like leather, which is also microscopically soft.
High Tensile Strength
Stronger and more durable than plastic
As the bull’s weapon of choice, ox horn makes shoe horns many times stronger than plastic. It does not bend or snap easily, and does not turn brittle under heat and light.
Beautiful Natural Striations
One of a kind
The natural variation in the coloured striations of each ox horn shoe horn makes each piece the only one of it’s kind in the world.
Ergonomic Horntip Handle
Aside from being decorative, the handcrafted horntip handle fits right into your hand and even has a thumbhold for easy placement and manipulation of this shoe horn.