Vertically Integrated Hide & Drink is a vertically integrated community-driven brand dedicated to support both the local artisan community in La Antigua, Guatemala and Oaxaca, Mexico. Our product is designed, sourced, and manufactured by local artisans for the benefit of local residents. Hide & Drinkâ€™s durable products are handmade by expert artisans using our unique Full Grain Leather, offering you a product that will last a lifetime. All Hide & Drink leather products are handmade from rustic, durable, Full Grain Leather. Our Full Grain Leather comes from the top layer of the hide, and has all the natural full grain characteristics of the hide...hence the name. It's the best leather you can buy and the only leather that we use.