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benchbags-murano0

We’re back again!  This week we’re going to talk about an ancient artisan tradition:  glass making in Murano. This craft, which dates back to the VIII century, started in the Veneto región where Venice and the island of Murano are located. Today Murano is still a major center of glass production in Europe.  This artwork, together with its streets full of colorful buildings attract many tourists to the island.   ¡Hola de nuevo a todos! Esta semana venimos con algo artesano de verdad. Este arte nace nada más y nada menos que en el S. VIII en la región de Véneto, donde…

whatsinmybenchbag1

Hello again everyone! We’ve decided to make our own version of What’s In My Bag.  As leather is our business, we want to show you how many leather articles you can carry in your bag and that never go out of style. It can also give you a clue for a gift you might be looking for. We’ll use our all-road Benchbag, The Talega, to demonstrate how many things it can carry that women need during the day.  To start out with, let’s check out some of the make-up we need to freshen up our look every few hours. ¡Hola a…

Bench16

Hello again everyone! I would like to share our company’s thirty years of experience making luxury leather accessories to help you spot a well made leather article. You won’t find this information in any instruction manual and we won’t be able to include every detail in one post, but we’re going to share some of our craftsmen’s know-how with you.  After all, life is sharing!  The pictures used here to illustrate the process are taken from our top quality bag, The Talega.  You can see how important detail and perfection are to us and how carefully our bags are made.…