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Few times ago we presented a striking messenger bag from Pendleton. Many of you did arrive too late, as the bag quickly sell out on the whole internet. This year Pendleton proposes a reissue for those who missed it. Its design still looks like a satchel and features a traditional pure virgin wool plaid body,… Read moreno validationand1 comment for this article.
As we already said in our recent SS12 trends article, camouflage, animal patterns, warm and exotic colours are making their way to this summer. The more I check out SS12 lookbooks and the more they make me think of the African black beauty. Some fashion designers seem to have been directly inspired by Grace Jones and… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Pointer Footwear and the hand-made bags & accessories brand Sandstorm Kenya teamed up this season to create a range of safari style quality products. Inspired from the beautiful wild landscape of Kenya, this adventurous collaboration yet brings a very chic and unique identity to this new collection. Crago II & The short weekender Using high-end materials… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
What better brand than Ally Capellino to collaborate on a backpack capsule collection for the spring-summer season? That is what guys from Norse Projects asked themselves, and they soon realised they made the right choice. Ally Capellino usually uses waxed canvas on its bags, for this second collaboration the Danish brand customized those two Fjell… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Did someone ever present you Bleu de Chauffe? This brand specialized in creating bags inspired from those carried by workers during the 20th century? First, you have to know that 100% of the production is made in France, in the Larzac and Sorgues Valleys. Then, know that all the materials used for their creations are… Read moreno validationand1 comment for this article.
The Brixton satchel is more than a simple bag. It definitely associates the look you need with practical functionalities. Made of water resistant cotton fabric and vegetable tanned leather from Europe, it looks elegant but unpretentious. If you pull together the ends of the strap around the waist, you can as well pretend to be… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Here is a tool I have quite never understood the usefulness. Mainly because of the lack of a shoulder strap on it. Are tote bags made for shopping, to put some beach stuff, or to be used as a daily bag? No one will never know! But still and all, I can recognize a beautiful… Read moreno validationand1 comment for this article.
Well I know, summer holidays time is just around the corner. But how to resist telling you about this beautiful satchel from Billykirk. Actually, I recently presented you the brown version, and their “Schoolboy” bag comes now in new colorways such as this slate blue one for the summer. 100% made of vegetable tanned leather,… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
I recently came across this vintage looking bag from Billykirk, and I wanted you to find out more about it. First, let’s focus on the brand. Billykirk started designing leather goods in 1999. Their philosophy : creating top quality pieces by hand, using natural materials. Halfway between vintage and modern, this bag illustrates well what… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Aquascutum is one of the most iconic British brand, perhaps the most iconic. Among other things, one of their significant ‘feat of battle’ is the invention of the waterproof cloth. They also in the heart of the matter : who invented the trench coat? Lots of personalities wore Aquascutum coat during years, and it would… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.