We’re excited to announce our Winter 2016 Photo Contest Winners. It’s about time! Congratulations to our winners and thanks for all who submitted. Best Photo, 1st Place – “Keeping it ‘Simple’ Sailing the Greek Isles,” Jay Akins, wowed our leather off with his beautiful Simple Backpack. Never before, have we seen Saddleback so nautical! Jay… Read more »
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Please join us in congratulating our Summer 2016 Photo Contest winners. Best Overall: Aviran Benjamin “prickled” our attention with this shot of his Classic Briefcase in Tobacco taken in Tel Aviv, Israel. He’s our Overall Winner and gets a $500 Gift Certificate. Best Pet: Bronson K Silva’s pal Miki almost steals the spotlight from the… Read more »
Dave recently interviewed Master Penman Jake Weidmann to get some insight into what makes this amazing artist tick. And if you have never seen any of Jake’s work stop reading, go to his site, and then come back to read the interview. Enjoy! What is a “Master Penman”? “A Master Penman is a vintage… Read more »
What pulled you from the business world to carpentry? I was living a lie. And by lie I don’t mean I had a second family stashed away in another state, or that I was a school teacher by day and world famous Meth-maker at night. It doesn’t have to be that drastic. It can… Read more »
Behind the Scenes of the making of the Worst Suitcase in the World.
Check out how I knocked off a cow, and why. No animals were killed in the making of this video.
by Tim Kramer (Social Media Content Associate/Padawan) Many of you probably saw the Apple Keynote yesterday. If you’re like me you are probably wiping up some drool and moving some money in your budget so you can get that iPad Pro eventually. Along with that beautiful new iPad, Tim Cook and team shared about Apple… Read more »
It must have been like watching a car crash about to happen. From the other side of the falls, there was nothing Thomas could do but watch in terror as his precious Bag slid off the icy cliff into the frigid, rushing waters below. I went to Iceland in October (beautiful country!), and of… Read more »
Dave’s Public Speaking suit is built completely of tough Full Grain leather from top to bottom except for one “special” area. Here are a few of the features: -Weighs in at 15.3 pounds (7 kg) -Special” area lined with wipeable pigskin -Thick Old Bull leather buttons sewn on with boot cord -Buttons on fly… Read more »
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Financial Advice from a Tightwad
Being cheap is expensive when it comes to buying everyday use items. Folks throw 1000’s of dollars down the drain in the name of frugality (being a tightwad). I’m guilty of this myself, but am learning. The list of some of those items below may help clarify.