How do I place a custom order?

To place a custom order, please click here. You will be brought to a form for you to fill out with a description of what you are looking for.

What materials do you use?

Most of the materials used in every item are cowhide, even the accessories that give the appearance of another animal. You can find information on the types of leather we use here.

Do you make vegan-friendly accessories?

Yes! Leather alternative options are available. To read more, please check out the materials page.

Where can I buy ready-made products?

Currently, you can see what products we have ready to ship here. You can also see our accessories in person at Tellico Goods and Gear and various craft shows. To see our schedule, please follow us at @fadomadeco on Instagram and Facebook.

If you are a retailer looking to carry Fado Made, please email

How long will it take for me to receive my custom order?

This answer changes depending on the number of open orders, but once an order is placed and your deposit has been received, you can expect to get your accessory in an average of 8 weeks. If this timeframe changes, you will be notified.

What does ‘Fado’ mean?

Fado is a surname from my mom’s side of the family, pronounced fay-doh.

Can you repair leather products that are not made by Fado Made?

Certainly! We’re delighted to assist you with repairing your leather products. To get started, kindly reach out to us via email at Please include at least one photo of the item and describe your needs as thoroughly as possible. With this information, we can promptly provide you with a cost estimate and make arrangements for either shipping or item pickup.

How do I care for my Fado Made accessories?

For care instructions, please visit our Fado Care page.

If you have any more questions, please email