Tag Archives: Leather Goods

Travler Camera Case Will Add a Vintage Flair to Your GoPro Camera

GoPro is not an actual camera. It is an action camera, but that hasn’t stop many folks from using one as their primary camera and if you are one of them, may we suggest that you do so in style? Like slipping on a Travler Camera Case for GoPro? To be fair, GoPro is never associated with vintage, neither does it do the lomo thing like Diana (which looks super rad in leather case, btw), but looking at what the folks at Travler Leather has created for your lovely GoPro, you have to admit that a GoPro does look pretty snazzy garbed in rich hand-selected leather. If you are traveling with GoPro and not anticipating any rough activities like jumping off the cliff, we think the Travler Camera Case may be your favorite action camera-turn-everyday-camera’s best friend. Continue reading Travler Camera Case Will Add a Vintage Flair to Your GoPro Camera

These Beautiful Salmon Leather Wallets Are Made from Byproducts from Sustainable Fisheries in Alaska

I am sure we are all familiar with leather goods made from cowhide-based leather, but do you know there are also fish-based leather too? They have been around for a while, but now an Alaskan startup wants to bring it to the mainstream by turning fish leather, or Salmon leather to be precise, into wallets. As mentioned, fish leather is not the newest of new, but Tidal Vision, the company behind the Salmon Leather Project, promised to use only salmon from certified sustainable fisheries. Meaning, they only source these byproducts from fisheries who help to manage the populations of both target and by catch species, by not harvesting during crucial breeding seasons and practice sound fishing methods that won’t damage the fishes’ habitat. Continue reading These Beautiful Salmon Leather Wallets Are Made from Byproducts from Sustainable Fisheries in Alaska

Bronxton Handcrafted Minimalist Wallets, Because Minimalist Wallet is Never One-size-fits All

Money and the thing that keeps it, i.e. the wallet, are something we can never get enough. Perhaps real-life Scrooge McDuckians like Warren Buffett, Donald Trump and Rupert Murdoch may disagree, but that’s their problem. For you and I, the dough we see at the end of the month are hard-earned and deserves a nice, cosy place to reside in before we spend it all. Having said that, Bronxton Vault, the folks who brought the sexy roll-up case and classy minimalist wallets, is back with not one, not two, but three level of minimalist wallets with varying level of minimalism to keep those blood-and-sweat money of yours and of course, whatever cards you may have. Needless to say, being minimalist, the trio aims to remove the bulge on your butt too. Continue reading Bronxton Handcrafted Minimalist Wallets, Because Minimalist Wallet is Never One-size-fits All

Wilcox Boots – Handcrafted Boots Made for Adventuring in Classic Style

Boots made for rugged environments are a dime a dozen with many of them coming from big brand names which are usually pricey and/or lacking the personal touch. While price is usually overcome by small scale makers, personal touch is often not. But what do we mean by personal touch? To us, personal touch means footwear that are handcrafted by true shoe artisans and that’s very important because machines know no comfort and neither will the machines know the art of shoemaking. Only the person making it knows. With that in mind, Utah-based startup Wilcox Boots sets out to create boots that not only addresses comfort and durability, but with classic styling which boots lovers all over the world have love and embrace so dearly. Continue reading Wilcox Boots – Handcrafted Boots Made for Adventuring in Classic Style

The Gfeller Document Case by Best Made Co.: Uber Stylish Document Case That’s Hard to Ignore

If you haven’t already gone paperless and travels quite a bit, then we suppose you still need a document bag, or in this case, a document case for all your papers and writing materials. If so, here’s one coming from Best Made Co., dubbed Gfeller Document Case, that should appeal to style-conscious, paper-loving folks. Made by Idaho-based Gfeller Casemakers, whom are known for making outstanding leather goods for archaeologists and geologists since 1946, the Gfeller Document Case is a sight to behold and is an object of beauty, one which we would described as the aristocrat of document bags. Continue reading The Gfeller Document Case by Best Made Co.: Uber Stylish Document Case That’s Hard to Ignore

Apparel by PW Made a Minimalistic Wallet That Can Actually Keep Cash without Folding

Not everyone can live with folding cash, which happens to be a must-do thing if you use a minimalistic wallet, but not with the Minimalistic Handcrafted Slim Wallet by Boston-based Apparel by PW. This wallet is not about to join the who’s who is smallest race. Rather, it rethinks what a regular folk needs in a wallet and streamlined it, and the result is a slim profile, minimalistic wallet that has ample slots (four, to be specific) that could hold up to six cards and has a billfold slot to boot, so that your cash will never need folding, ever. So yup. It has a Billfold slot – much like those you would find in any traditional (and somewhat passé) wallets. Continue reading Apparel by PW Made a Minimalistic Wallet That Can Actually Keep Cash without Folding

CamCarry: An Uber Stylish Leather Camera Bag That Won’t Break the Bank

If you agree that stock camera bags, if there’s even any, are too mainstream and lacks style, then we think it is high time for you to acquire something other than a padded black nylon bag. Something like the CamCarry Camera Bag by Chivote would be a good fit if style and practicality are what you seek. Yup, it’s Chivote. The London-based leather goods company is back, this time with an uber stylish camera bag that kind of defies the design norm. Handcrafted in Europe out of Italian vegetable tanned leather complete with matching shoulder strap and bronze-colored hardware, CamCarry’s design distanced itself from the norm by taking on a boxy, almost cube-like form. There is no form follow function or vice versa here; it is both. Continue reading CamCarry: An Uber Stylish Leather Camera Bag That Won’t Break the Bank

Danny P.’s Leather Wallet with iPhone 6 Case is a Full-fledge Wallet and is Totally Apple Pay-friendly

If you use Apple Pay, then we bet you will appreciate New York-based designer Danny P.’s Leather Wallet with iPhone 6 Case. Like the iPhone 5/5s version, this wallet is no ordinary iPhone wallet; it is a full-fledge pocket book-style billfold boasting slots for five credit cards, a bill slot that fits USD, EUR as well as Sterling Pounds, plus an additional slot for whatever card of your choosing. Of course, it has a proper slot made to fit your iPhone 6. Besides setting itself apart from the competitions with a full-fledge wallet, Danny P.’s leather wallet with iPhone 6 case also shines as an Apple Pay-friendly accessory? How? The iPhone slot features a thoughtful cut out that serves two functions: first, it allows for easy retrieval of the phone and second, it opens the access to the Touch ID when authorizing payment for Apple Pay transactions. Continue reading Danny P.’s Leather Wallet with iPhone 6 Case is a Full-fledge Wallet and is Totally Apple Pay-friendly

Looking for a Classy Minimal Wallet? This Handcrafted Leather Wallet Might Just Fit the Bill

The minimalist wallet market is at the tipping point of being saturated. There are so many options out there and more coming on to the market as we speak. It is indeed a burgeoning segment, but from what we see, the current offerings are more geared towards the casuals, which means they are not quite prepared for classy events. That said, if you are on a look out for something that speaks smart and suits your black suit and tie get up, the Bronxton Minimalist Leather Wallet is a fitting choice. Notice that we’re not even saying ‘it might be’ a good choice, instead we said, ‘it is a fitting’ choice because that’s what it is. A full leather minimal wallet is a rare thing and we’re particularly impressed with what Bronxton Vault did with its first minimal wallet. Continue reading Looking for a Classy Minimal Wallet? This Handcrafted Leather Wallet Might Just Fit the Bill

Bracelet Charging Cable Lets You Wear It So You Won’t Forget to Bring Your Cable Again

most smartphone users would have a charging device or a portable battery along with them when they head out, you know, for obvious reasons. whether you have a USB power adapter or an external battery, you will need one thing: the cable and that’s where problems start to surface. stock cables are long and difficult to stash away in the bag, and worst, sometimes we even forget to bring them along, rendering the portable battery or charger useless. however, if the cable is part of your fashion i.e. becomes wearable, then it would eliminates those two woes and that’s exactly what the Bracelet Charging Cable sets out to do. it is a USB cable,cleverly designed into a fashion piece, a bracelet to specific, which you can keep by your side aways by wearing around your wrist. simple but brilliant idea and the best part is, it looks terrific. Continue reading Bracelet Charging Cable Lets You Wear It So You Won’t Forget to Bring Your Cable Again