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I made this simple bag as part of a collaboration we are doing with our partners Leather School® and Craft Revolution (where you can make one yourself just like it) and I just love it.

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Meet Ella

April 03, 2019

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Ella joined our small team of makers 6 months ago as an apprentice. After months of very mundane and repetitive tasks she embarked on her first major work making a pair of our hero products the Devon Messenger and the Baja Travel Bag.
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When Caroline came to us with an idea for a bespoke bag so that she could travel in style to Vienna, we jumped at the chance to create something for her.

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It was a pretty dreary Friday morning in August as we headed off on a road trip* from the workshop to one of the tanneries that supply us with our leather

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Collection of leather We were thrilled to have been mentioned in a recent article written for the Observer Magazine by Lucy Siegle.

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Earn your Patina

October 30, 2015

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The texture and feel of well-used and loved leather is achieved over time

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One of our very special leathers is Russia Kip produced at our local tannery in East Devon.

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Love your Leather

October 30, 2015

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With time, use and care your Tanner Bates product will grow to be even more desirable than it is today.

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