Tag Archives: Leather Goods

Cruick Is A UK-made Premium Leather Camera Strap And It Is Gorgeous

Calling photographers, both professional and amateur, who demand more style than a run-of-the-mill webbing kind of camera strap. Cruick is a new brand based in U.K. and it has possibly the most desirable camera straps we have seen to date. For starter, it is not nylon, nor it is your typical webbing-style strap; it is handcrafted in the U.K. out of best possible vegetable tanned leather you can find and it also boast detail touches like beefy 304 grade tails steel split and steel (also 304 grade) or brass Chicago screws, that should be more than durable enough to haul even the heaviest rig. A dual Chicago screws are employ to ensure that in an improbable event that one of them fail, it will spare your precious shooter the dive onto the solid ground or water. Continue reading Cruick Is A UK-made Premium Leather Camera Strap And It Is Gorgeous

DUN DUO: A Beautiful, Suitably Minimal Travel Wallet With A Unique Twist

You know how some products immediately appeals to you and you are not quite sure why? Well, I had that tingle when I first laid eyes on DUN DUO Luxury Travel Wallet. It is not the word ‘luxury’ that draws me; it is the entirety. While DUN wallets, founded by designer Sjoerd van Dam, described it as luxury (which I think it is), it is not all that expensive, but more on that later. Anyways, as the product name implies, it is a travel wallet which means it is sized to accommodate travel essentials like your passport, paper documents, bills, a minimalist wallet, and even a phone. Continue reading DUN DUO: A Beautiful, Suitably Minimal Travel Wallet With A Unique Twist

Wear Your Phone Like A Detective And Say Goodbye To Bulging Pockets

Remember the super cool holster-style smartphone holder? Well, the dudes from Ukraine is back with a new iteration called Phonster X and this time, not only it has the option to hold more stuff, you get nine ways to wear it. Don’t like to snug under your armpit the fictional silver screen detective? Well, you don’t have to. You can choose to wear on your hip, on the thigh – Lara Croft-style, across your chest, wear it horizontally or vertically, secure to your hand, or even wear it like an armband. The only wear-style it does not support is ankle position like detectives do, but you don’t want your device to so near to the dirt, would you? Continue reading Wear Your Phone Like A Detective And Say Goodbye To Bulging Pockets

LV’s New iPhone Cases’ “Exclusive” Adhesive Is Not Quite Exclusive

When it comes to mega designer label like Louis Vuitton, they can dispense with all the market gibberish. Really. I mean, what is “creativity and savoir-faire: resistant and extra-slim” even mean anyway? Nothing. All we know is, it is from the Parisian company that has long been known for luxury and quality, and also, how can anyone say no to the timeless beauty offered by the brand’s iconic monogram? (the checkered Damier pattern, not so much, though). Anywho, here it is, seeking “the roots of travel” is this iPhone 7 and 7+ case Folio which is, as the product name explicitly implies, a folio-style case for your beloved iDevice. Continue reading LV’s New iPhone Cases’ “Exclusive” Adhesive Is Not Quite Exclusive

This Smart Wallet Will Also Notify You If You Leave A Card Behind

There are a few ways that will ensure you will not lose or forget your wallet. The crudest of all would be hooking it up to a band, connected to your pants or belt, and the high tech way involves sticking a Bluetooth tracker to track it. So, it seems like this pesky issue has been addressed, but can either way ensures the contents, say your credit card, won’t be left behind after signing the check? Nope, but Walli can. Honestly, we are equally amazed that it could. Walli is a smart wallet unlike no other. It negates the need for sticker tracker cos’ the entire wallet is a gadget that, when paired with your smartphone, maintain the link between the two with an invisible chain. Continue reading This Smart Wallet Will Also Notify You If You Leave A Card Behind

Phonster Lets You Stow Away Your Phone and Wallet Like a Detective

Bulging pockets caused by wallets, keys and cell phones have long been part of men’s fashion problem. While some live with it and others solve it with bags and sometime, less-than-elegant solution like waist pouch. But you don’t really have to with the Phonster Handcrafted Holster by Ukraine-based leather goods maker, AGE. The idea is ridiculously simple, but it solves the problem of bulging pocket and eliminate the need to carry a bag to stash those three or more essentials. Well, that’s if you don’t mind looking like a detective because Phonster is exactly what it sounds like: it is a holster for phone and/or any other every day carry you may have, and you wear it like silver screen’s detectives do: over your shoulders. Continue reading Phonster Lets You Stow Away Your Phone and Wallet Like a Detective

Crazy-horse Leather Cow Head Backpack is as Weird as it is Cool

Someone left this interesting hat tip with us, but with a description that’s nearly as odd as the product is. Weird it might be, it is still something that beckons you to take a second look. Anyways, this Cow Head Backpack probably won’t go well with vegans, or should we say, any conventional person, but like I said, it is still strangely attractive. The tipster provide as a redirected link that does not lead to the said product, but we managed to find a website called MeetIDEA that sells this exact same bag. The description somewhat different from the one we have; a little more detailed, I would say. Anywho, it is handcrafted from genuine leather. Here’s the description: Continue reading Crazy-horse Leather Cow Head Backpack is as Weird as it is Cool

Chivote’s Iteration of the Classic Duffel Bag Oozes with Class and Style

Duffel bag can take in a lot of stuff and yet, it is not awkwardly huge and therefore, it not surprising that duffel is a bag of choice of many road warriors. However, duffel bags are often not quite as stylish and hardly can be described as ‘classy’. That’s not to say it should sacrifice functionality for style; it’s just plain hard to find one that fills both shoes. Fortunately for the lot who seeks both functionality and style with a dose of class elegance, the Classic Leather Duffel Bag by Chivote is here to fulfil their needs and wants. Continue reading Chivote’s Iteration of the Classic Duffel Bag Oozes with Class and Style

Kevlar Comes to Camera in the Form of a Super Cool Camera Strap

You probably don’t need bulletproof material to be on your camera accessories, but as far as cool factor is concern, it is always “why not if you can?” And in the case of the Kevlar Camera Strap by Convoy, while it does have the much revered bulletproof material in the mix, its cool factor goes beyond the material; it is the entire made up of this strap that impresses us, starting with the sling-style camera strap sporting a long strip of Kevlar webbing through the neckband, coupled with leather sewn with German polyester thread and brass hardware, powder coated for added durability and beauty. The rivets are set using Japanese rivet setters, while the sewing are done through Japanese Juki industrial sewing machines. Continue reading Kevlar Comes to Camera in the Form of a Super Cool Camera Strap

Love Aviation? Then You Will Love These Aviation-inspired Backpacks from Moreca Atelier

If you love jet aircraft and appreciate the subtle associate between everyday objects with this arguably world’s greatest invention, then we bet you will dig Kiev-based Moreca Atelier’s aviation-inspired backpacks, namely Aviator PH-1 and Aviatrix PH-2. Drawing inspiration from air travels and the image of a magnificent aerial machine, the Lockheed Super Constellation aka ‘Connie’, these backpacks are Moreca Atelier’s tribute to the revered aircraft and as the company puts it, a “vision of how the objects from the world of Connie could have looked if the aircraft had survived the coming of the jet aviation era.” Continue reading Love Aviation? Then You Will Love These Aviation-inspired Backpacks from Moreca Atelier