in bavaria
DANT started as a 15m2 workshop founded by Tobias Hartl and Daniel Oswald in 2012. It was one of these side projects that keep you away from the computer for a bit to stay fresh. Tobias works in the local jail where he collected first insights of how to treat and manufacture leather by hand with simple artisan tools.

Along the way we bought more tools, like a 60 years old sewing bench that was used to build a prototype rucksack for the mountainier Reinhold Messner in his early days. That's where the story began...