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Men's Autumn 2019 Best Fashion Accessories

As summer ends it is tempting to cling to memories of warm days by the sea and cold beers in the garden. Packing away the flip-flops and sunglasses is a poignant moment.   Yet we all know that within a few weeks we will suddenly remember just how great the autumn season is after all. The leaves turn orange, the log burners are fired up again and everything gets cosy. So why not bypass the end of summer blues by getting ahead of the game. Kit out your wardrobe with some fantastic men's autumn fashion accessories that you will love wearing as the weather turns colder. Our favourite men’s fashion accessories To help you stay hot on trend during the colder...

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Behind the scenes of a leathercraft business

Traditional tools and techniques. We like to do things the old-fashioned way at Colville Leather. And we’d like to take you behind the scenes of this leathercraft business to show you some of the tools and methods we use to hand-craft leather accessories.  Based in Totnes, in a rustic workshop built by Toby’s Sheds, Matt Nesbitt uses his leathercraft skills to make beautiful wallets, bags, belts and other accessories. Matt takes great pride in honouring the ancient craft of leather making. So you won’t find any machines in his workshop.  Faithful to tradition Remaining faithful to tradition is something of a duty when it comes to the conversation about sustainability in the fashion industry. ‘Reintroducing people to the longevity and...

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How to write a travel diary: getting the most out of your leather travel journal

Travelling is a unique opportunity to explore and experience an environment or culture that is different to your home base. You may be jet-setting to a luxury hotel in Zanzibar or putting up a tent with your kids half an hour down the road. Either option presents the chance to discover and adventure somewhere new.  Journalling provides an opportunity to reflect on these discoveries and perspectives. It reinforces experiences as memories.  Making the most of your leather travel journal You may have purchased or been gifted a beautifully hand-crafted leather journal. Something you know you should make use of. But it’s probably sitting on your desk looking pretty, without any record of adventure. So what are the main reasons for...

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Best sustainable fashion brands UK: where to shop ethically in 2019

With an ever-increasing number of designers now exploring new, more ethical options, we’ve updated our list of the best sustainable fashion brands in the UK for 2019. There’s never been so much choice when it comes to looking stylish with a clear conscience!

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