Category Archives: Leather

Nothing is limited edition

We've got your back - bishop bags new back detailing

The Power of the Whim. In the world of bags we have a constant battle. Each afternoon someone new asks us what’s next, what’s the latest development, where is the story going? When we reply, ‘I think a bit of orange is going to be a rather nice injection’, sometimes, just sometimes people don’t realise… […]

Working with Leather

Deep metallic grey custom electro plated, custom cast rivets

I like to watch things being made, no more so that when it’s our bags. When we make bags we have a concept, a design, then we work on making a sample. The sample is worked on here in the UK in our sample studio – we have a range of materials and leathers to hand, […]

Types of leather

Types of leather, where we use them & perhaps why. We use leather on most of our bags. We like leather, how it looks, feels, how it ages and develops. It sits perfectly next to our waxed cotton that also ages and grows with you, it’s strong and a versatile material to use. But that’s […]