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What is Nappa Leather?

Nappa leather, or Napa leather, is a variety of high-quality leather often used for luxury goods, but what exactly sets Nappa leather apart from other leathers, and what are some of the very best Nappa leather goods available on the market in 2023? What is Nappa Leather? Nappa leather is characteristically incredibly soft, smooth and strong. The term itself can describe a variety of thicknesses and cuts but it is typically made from lamb, kid, or sheep skin using the best quality parts of the hide. Its lack of a concrete definition means that lots of different products are described as ‘Napa leather’ including leather bags, furniture and even clothing.  The term Nappa, generally, is descriptive of the tanning process...

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How Is Leather Made?

When it comes to luxury goods, there are very few materials that are of a better quality than genuine full grain leathers. The real question is, how is leather made and what makes the final product so high quality?    How Is Leather Made? Leather hides can come from a number of animals but the most common sources of leather in the US are cows and buffalo. There are several stages involved in the process that helps to transform what is essentially a by-product of meat consumption, into a usable and desirable luxury material that is used for bags, belts and plenty of other day-to-day wares. In the first instance, most fresh hides will be soaked in salt to help clean...

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Top 5 Women's Leather Laptop Bags in 2022

A high-quality women’s leather laptop bag is an absolute staple. We have busy lives, we’re always on the go and we need our wardrobes (and accessories) to be able to keep up. We’ve picked our top 5 favorite leather laptop bags for women in 2022 to help you find both style and comfort, and maybe more importantly, help you to ensure that your laptop and other belongings are kept safe and sound. Why Choose Real Leather For Your Laptop Bag? Leather is a really popular option for heavy-wear items like bags, purses, belts and shoes. It’s a material that offers a lot of benefits that make it perfect for a laptop bag. Whether you need something sturdy for your daily...

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5 Best Leather Backpacks for Women in 2022

A good handbag, backpack or work bag doesn’t just need to be stylish - it needs to be practical too. If you’re heading on a regular commute or traveling and having to carry a lot around with you, a handbag quite often just won’t cut it. We’ve picked out our top 5 favorite leather backpacks for women so that you can get the best of both worlds and know that when you’re on your daily travels, everything you need will be secure and protected (and it will be way more comfortable!) Ready to shop now? Check out our full collection of leather backpacks by hitting the 'shop the full collection' link below. Why Choose A Real Leather Bag? It can...

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The Best 5 Leather Gifts for Men (Chosen by Experts) in 2022

When it comes to buying a gift for a special man in your life, there are few things better than luxury real leather products. Not only will they last for decades, but they’re practical and stylish, making them the perfect gift. Much of the feedback we receive comes from those who have received a real leather product as a gift for a special birthday or anniversary and what we hear is overwhelmingly positive. Leather goods aren’t typically something that you choose to buy for yourself, so this makes them the perfect gift for that special occasion and they’re really well received and cherished for many years. Why Choose a Real Leather Gift? When you’ve been giving gifts to a husband,...

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