A look behind the labor-intensive process of crafting the leather seats and steering wheels for Bentley’s luxury automobiles. While robots play a part, much of the work is still done by hand and on individual sewing machines.
Pad & Quill’s elegant iPhone cases do double duty as wallets, holding your credit cards and ID in one compact package while protecting your precious iGadget. Handmade from stitched leather and wood, and bound like a book.
Our pals at Owen & Fred have put together this prize pack which includes over $300 worth of their awesome custom leather goods, grooming accessories and other goodies. Full list of prizes and entry form here. (Ends 7/28/13)
An exquisite handcrafted backpack, made in Germany from Portugese leather – in lively, but livable colors. Its ample 19.7″(h) x 11.8″(w) x 6.4″(d) compartment is big enough to hold a 17″ MacBook Pro and plenty more.
An adjustable leather handle that sits just above your bicycle’s gears. It lets you carry your bike with your arm in a natural position that’s easier and much more comfortable than if you held your bike up by its top tube.
A practical men’s accessory made by Americana accouterment shop Col. Littleton. It comes with 27′ of military-spec paracord that can come in handy in a variety of emergency situations. The belt itself is made of brass and leather.
A cavernous wheeled suitcase from the lords of luggage, Globe-Trotter. The 30s design of the collection is evident in the vulcanized fiberboard body and handcrafted leather trimmings. See the rest of the Centenary series here.
Hard Graft has released one of the most beautiful phone cases we’ve ever seen. The bumper is handmade from nothing but Italian leather. The optional wool cover provides added protection for the iPhone 5’s screen.
A slimmer option than the Travelteq Passport Holder, the Passport Sleeve Wallet lets you store your passport and tickets along with a couple of cards or bills in one handy leather case. It also comes with a small pen.
Brooklyn-based designer Jack Sutter has an efficient idea for reducing wallet bulk in your pocket with his TGT (pronounced “tight”) Wallet concept – a stylishly skinny recycled leather and elastic number.