Leather and leather accessories have always been one of the luxuries to own by someone. However, it is really important to have your research before hand picking any leather product. You need to consider some concerns before buying a leather product such as quality. Some of the very basic examination should include QUALTY CHECK with detail as the pure leather feel is course. Pure leather has blemishes over the top if it’s real animal skin. Then comes AUTHENTICITY of the company you are getting your product from, PRICE RANGE is a very important factor so better have a good knowledge before investing your hard earned money, RETURN POLICY/WARRANTY should be checked and provided that’s where you will get to know about how authentic the company is and their customer care policy.
We thought of introducing you to one of the authentic leather company, The Cambridge Satchel Company.
ABOUT THE BRAND:
This Company was established by Julie Deane and her mother Freda at their kitchen table in Cambridge with a budget of only £600 in 2008, by the end of 2009 this company made hundreds of bags, featured in The Guardian Christmas Gift Guide and was then approached by Urban Outfitters about stocking the bags in its stores. 2010 was the year when this company made it to New York Fashion week; many top fashion bloggers sported their collection. Julie has been awarded by Prince Charles for her services to entrepreneurship. This year they have launched the Doctors Bag, a bag that took 6 years to develop.
The Doctors Bag features a distinctive frame closure that allows you to see all your contents in a single glance, with calf grain leather and our first fully lined bag with a soft cotton twill lining. The Doctors Bag has featured in VOGUE and sold out within its first week of release.
Why The Cambridge Satchel Company?
The company claims that all of their products are made up of 100% leather and are handmade. They follow their own traditional stitching technique. Their bags and other products can be customized as per your requirement.
They make products for men and women so a plus for a hassle free search. You can own your product by embossing your name over it. The font they use to emboss on bags is called Edinburgh and it’s available in four different styles depending on the type of leather it is printed on.
Further addition and customization like placement, icons can also be added and totally depends on how you like it.
DISCLAIMER: The embossing finish may vary on leathers that have a grainy texture of any type, as it will vary depending on the grooves of the leather and small breaks in the foil may appear due to this.
This is how The Cambridge Satchel Company makes a product. The minute detailing is worth every penny!