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While technology is a wonderful thing, lets not forget where we came from and how hard people worked to get us here.

Bosca Old Leather Wallet Review

The Bosca Old Leather Wallet is a refined, high capacity, supple leather wallet. For those seeking an executive class wallet, this is yours. construction The Bosca Continental Wallet is made from 1.2mm full grain leather and single stitched from cotton thread. The leather is high quality but nowhere does Bosca claim it to be full grain leather, it is therefor …


Lexol Leather Conditioner Review

You can see Obenauf’s and Chamberlain’s leather conditions in action here. There are a lot of options in leather conditioning but Lexol is very good at a very good price. The reason you should condition your leather is because leather is made of microscopic strands of fibers that rub on each other. If the leather is dry then the strands …

Tanner Goods

Tanner goods, from the land of Portland Oregon, makes durable lifestyle men’s goods with a careful eye towards style. While leather is a staple, tough canvas is also used in pleasing quantities.

Renaissance Leather Art

Renaissance Art focuses on having a wide selection of leather products with an emphasis on choice for each purchase. Since each product is made after order you have many options to make your product unique and suited to you. Oh, and they have a hilarious sense of humor in their videos. http://www.renaissance-art.com/ Products made: Leather Journals Leather Sketchbooks Leather iPad cases …

Saddleback Leather

about Saddleback Leather dominates the market with their high quality leather goods. The story of Saddleback starts with Dave Munson, the president of the company, who had a leather briefcase made for him in Mexico to kick his idea off. People liked it and here we are now. Saddleback Leather is a private company but estimates of their gross revenue …


The Texas Tax Tip:

If you live in Texas, buy your Saddleback goods on Amazon to avoid sales tax.

Saddleback Leather “The Tank” Backpack Review

Have you ever thought of a backpack as badass? You should have when you saw the main photo for this bad-boy. The Backpack is large, thick, heavy, utilitarian, and fricken’ awesome. That’s why Saddleback owners lovingly call it, “The Tank.” Don’t look away. You have to read on.

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Saddleback Leather ID Wallet Review

Every boy admires his father’s wallet. We remember the worn and torn, battle scarred sheaths for our father’s hard-earned bills, and perhaps much more. A wallet endures a great amount of abuse being regularly slipped in and out of the pocket, sat on, soaked, washed, and stretched. It has to be tough enough. Otherwise, what is the point? construction Saddleback …

Saddleback Leather Macbook Air Sleeve Review

If you are heading out to door for a flight, to the coffee shop, or Machu Picchu, the Apple MacBook Air is perfect for its fantastic portability. If you walk around with your computer outside of a messenger bag or briefcase then it is wise for you to get a sleeve, and therein lies the question. Should you get this …


Saddleback Leather Macbook Pro Sleeve Review

You can spend big bucks on laptops, especially Apple MacBooks  With the standard sizing of laptops and as valuable they are to our every day life, it makes sense to protect them. Stylishly, of course.

Saddleback Leather Moleskine Cover Review

If you journal or just take notes on a consistent basis then you know how difficult it can be to keep your journal looking great for years to come. Buying the Moleskine acid free notebooks is a good start, but then protecting the notebook itself is the second step.

New Saddleback Leather Backpack Shoulder Straps

Times are a-changing with Saddleback Leather‘s Backpack Shoulder Straps. Here are some thoughts…

Wolverine 1000 Mile Boots Review

A quality leather boot can be a lifelong possession, even a generational heirloom. To endure the rigors of abuse the boot must be made from the toughest leather, sewn well, and very comfortable. How well does the Wolverine 1000 Mile Boot stack up to 2,640,000 footsteps? Update: As it turns out, maybe not so well: http://www.bestleather.org/wolverine-1000-mile-boots-six-month-checkup-uh-oh-sole-separation/ Update: After a year of use, this is what …


Personalized Brass Luggage Tag Review

Imagine the panic of losing your precious luggage in the airport with no way for the finder to return it… If they would be so honest. This luggage tag is a classy ticket to getting your precious travel bag back at a pretty fair price. The tag is stamped from a solid piece of .4 gauge brass. It looks and feels substantial, …

The Official Paul Stuart Leather Bag Warranty

A quick query to Paul Stuart customer service about the warranties on their leather bags netted this response.

New: The Saddleback Leather Simple Backpack

For quite a while Saddleback Leather has produced one backpack, The Backpack. Now there are three Saddleback Leather Backpacks. Behold, the Simple Backpack. This new creation aims differently than The Backpack at being a more casual and easier to use backpack. Instead of being internally strong it is more collapsable and moldable. This will lend itself to travel and the …

Saddleback Leather Thin Briefcase Review

Every professional, casual or not, needs a good briefcase/messenger bag to tote one’s goodies around. Buying a cheap bag is like having a cheap tie, it is of unacceptable poor quality. Since you get what you pay for with leather bags you may want to check this briefcase out.