1. Leather types and terms Cowhide Cowhides are select bovine hides that are naturally dried and tanned to ensure extreme softness and durability. "Hair-on cowhide" features the animal's natural fur for a rugged look and feel.
Do you know the difference between cashmere, merino and alpaca? Understanding the origin and cultivation of these ancient materials is important when deciding the right garment for you - each has subtle advantages for different climates and uses. Let us tell you a little about the New Zealand Wool word! *Cashmere ** * Cashmere wool comes from the neck of either the Cashmere or Pashmina Goat. The wool used for our BONZ grows only in the roots of the hair, as this is the thinnest and finest velvet – around 14-16 micrometres! Cashmere wool is considered to be stronger, lighter, softer and provide more insulation than standard sheep’s wool.
Valentine's day is celebrated around the world as a special day of romance and in some places a special day of friendship. It is not uncommon to shower your loved ones with gifts, big and small to remind them how much they mean to us on this special day. Red is always a popular colour for this day, whether it be red roses or something red to wear it is a colour manifesting love.
Queentown is buzzing with the beautiful summer weather and long evenings. We are always ready here at BONZ at the mall for you to come and enjoy an exclusive shopping experience. And there is plenty of time for it even after dinner as we stay open until 10pm.
Here at BONZ we are always on the look our for somehing new. We are pleased to introduce our exclusive Perino scarves. This luxurious feel comes from a blend of merino and possum with a touch of silk, hand-woven to give you a unique BONZ product.
We have been pleased to enjoy celebrations for the Chinese New Year. May the year of the Rooster bring you happiness and prosperity. .
Queenstown has snow and sun and it is the perfect time of the year to make the most of a beautiful, warm BONZ coat. We took our odels up to the mountains on the helicopter to enjoy the views. Here is just a little sneak peak of what is to come!.
Winter has made its arrival in Queenstown and BONZ is proud to be celebrating with Queenstown Winter Festival, a local tradition that has been going on for 42 years! It is a great party that brings together the best that the region has to offer, lots of fun events and a celebration of the arrival of winter.
BONZ is running an exclusive competition on Facebook and Weibo. With 30 years of BONZ history with many different designs on our hand knitted sweaters and beautifully crafted leather garments we wanted to give our customers an opportunity to showcase their BONZ moment by posting a photo of them wearing their favourite BONZ hand knit or a leather. This competition runs for a limited time only and gives an opportunity to win a $500 BONZ voucher.
Songbirds is one of the iconic landmark in Tamborine Mountains, and recommended by the official Queensland Instagram.