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  • The Stigma of the ‘Man Bag’

    There has long been a stigma associated with the term ‘man bag’. The perceived image is of a very feminine product more often than not only worn by those in the homosexual community. In the past few years this perception has changed, there has been a cultural shift between the homo and heterosexual communities and [...] Continue Reading
  • What To Look For In A Weekend Bag

    Sometimes deciding on a new purchase can be difficult, there are so many options to choose from. To help you select your next weekend bag we have compiled a list of questions and some hints on what to look for. Before we start, weekend bags can be referred to under many different names. Generally the following [...] Continue Reading
  • Protecting Your Leather Bag In The Cold

    As much as we wish it wasn’t true summer has finally left us and the cold winter is approaching fast. If like me you are from the UK, this means dark nights, cold mornings and never ending rain. These conditions are not favourable to leather. Extreme temperatures, hot or cold, can cause damage to the […]

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  • Winter Holiday: Planning For A City Trip

    Life is to be lived, the world is meant for exploring and for those living in the Northern Hemisphere Christmas is the perfect opportunity for a well deserved city break. Having travelled more than my fair share I wanted to share my top tips for a winter city break. DESTINATION Location is everything when it [...] Continue Reading
  • Laptops – Don’t Ruin Their Beautiful Design

    The invention of the laptop was genius; a small, compact computer you can take with you anywhere. Surprising the first laptop was created in 1981 and since this date continuous efforts have been made to improve performance and make them as practical as possible. In todays age they enhanced massively and their functions are endless. Along with [...] Continue Reading
  • A Guide To Buying A Bag

    The use of bags is growing in popularity. A couple of years ago the AW15's runway was filled with oversized, elaborate bags and since then their use has grown exponentially. With this growth has come a new range of styles and trends and staying on top of the latest designs can be hard. Instead of [...] Continue Reading
  • Different Styles Of Bags

    When designing our bags we think about how they will be used, we hold that thought and ensure the bag perfectly fulfils the function. Detailed below are four different styles of bag and why they contain the design elements they do. Backpack The backpack, a great bag for situations where carrying isn't an option. The [...] Continue Reading
  • Leather Accessories – Simple But Classy

    I am excited to confirm that the Kurtis Paul accessories will be available for purchase as of Wednesday 22nd September. The collection will consist of three perfectly designed products; the 13" minimalist laptop sleeve, wrap around pencil case and wide opening wash bag. We take great pride in our products and have given each of [...] Continue Reading
  • The History of Leather

    Leather is one of man’s earliest and most important discoveries and it has always had a massive role in the history of civilisations. Going back to prehistoric times our great ancestors would use leather to protect themselves from the harsh conditions of life. They would hunt animals primarily for food and would recycle there skins for clothing [...] Continue Reading
  • Mens Bags – A Buyers Checklist

    How can you spot a good bag? Why does the price of a bag vary? What style should you chose? In this blog post we will break down the most common considerations when choosing a bag. Presenting them a section at a time so you can pick and chose which elements are most relevant for [...] Continue Reading