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Making our phone case

We're often asked questions around the process we take to hand make our products and the effort it takes. So, this is our first time lapse video showing just that. In this case edition we're showing the process of hand making our bespoke leather folio phone case available for most iPhones and Android devices. The 4 min time lapse represents 2-3 hours of effort it takes to meticulously select and hand-cut the leather, saddle stitch the edges and case, and finish the edges to perfection.

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Now with reviews!

We've just launched the product reviews feature on our site which we hope will assist you in choosing a product you love. Special thanks to our customers who have already taken the effort to review. We really appreciate the feedback and are flattered by your kind words. The function offers customers the ability to ask a question about any given product, so if you need something answered just leave a question and we'll get back to you as soon as we can.

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New Leon Passport Holder

New Leon Passport Holder

Just in time for the holiday season (well perhaps a smidge late!) we’ll be launching onto our site the Leon collection passport holder / travel wallet. We’ve been working on our design for about 4 months now with several intrepid travellers out there putting prototypes to the test.Here Susan, shows off her prototype model in blue chèvre and red kangaroo at Haneda Airport in Tokyo! Reports are in and we’re now happy with the design. While pulling this design together we researched and road-tested many alternatives. We noticed many passport wallets were laden with card slots which we didn’t think...

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Japanese style magazines

Japanese style magazines

One of our favourite resources for style inspiration and changing trends are Japanese men's style magazines. For anyone who has ever visited Japan you'll know Japanese men are particularly well dressed. They can easily make the uninitiated feel underdressed when out for some shopping on the weekend. Another thing I like about Japanese fashion is that people aren't afraid to wear what they like. There is none of that fear of not being macho enough like we often see here in Australia. Below are two of our absolute favourite magazines. These can be bought in digital format or in print...

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