Leather


Item of the Day: NYC Subway Line

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Some days the NYC Subway is the bane of our existence. Your regular train goes out of service due to “an incident” at a nearby … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Jerusalem Sandals

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I’d walk a mile in his (or hers) sandals. That’s a Biblical reference and also a fashion one, believe it or not. Creating … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Vera Bradley

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Hmmm, can you guess the handbag shown in this new ad campaign? There’s quilting like Chanel, a silhouette reminiscent of Mulberry … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Les Georgettes

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Exotic skins have been making a comeback in leathergoods, whether real or embossed. Now, Les Georgettes,  a new jewelry collection … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Plinio Visona

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Item of the Day: Plinio Visona By now you ought to know we’re pretty mad for plaid. Come this fall, plaids of many sorts will be … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Hammitt Los Angeles

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Item of the Day: Hammitt Los Angeles Even though Hammitt handbags are from LA, we think that this bag is the quintessential New … [Read more...]

Kering to Invest $20 Million in New Tannery

High-end Leathergoods: Le Dix Cartable M bag named for Balenciaga's 10 Avenue George V flagship boutique in Paris.

Paris—Kering, the luxurygoods conglomerate and owner of Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent, Balenciaga, and Bottega Veneta among others, is … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Adam

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Item of the Day: Adam Those longer silhouettes in necklaces are great though sometimes they can weigh (quite literally) on your … [Read more...]

Paris Show Offers Contest for Leather, Fur Innovators

"Sculpture on fur" by 
Atelier Marion Chopineau

Paris—A Paris-based “tailor-made design area” at a leather and fur trade show is looking for a few good designers—basically 10 who … [Read more...]

Lineapelle Shoppers Warned About Bangladeshi Tanneries

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Bologna, Italy—Human Rights Watch warned attendees the Lineapelle leather fair (April 3 to 5) to avoid shopping some Bangladeshi … [Read more...]

Nation’s First Leather School Accepting Students in April

Beatrice Amblard in her leather atelier

San Francisco—Are you lusting for leather? Amblard Leather Atelier, founded by former Hermes leather master artisan Beatrice … [Read more...]

Item of the Day

ADMK Jewelry

We just love showing off the hardware on our leathergoods, especially the ones that adorn our handbags, belts and shoes. So it’s … [Read more...]