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Sneak Peek - Photo Collaboration

Lovely Day for a Photo Shoot It was the first summer like day of 2016 and we took full advantage of the great weather to shoot some lifestyle shots featuring bags by Bowline American Craft. I'm so happy to have the opportunity to collaborate with Chantal from and the lovely Laura Porter, owner at The Black Heron Kitchen & Bar Chantal and Laura are both good friends of mine and are extremely good at what they do. I am humbled that they are excited about Bowline and wanted to be involved in growing the brand. I cannot wait to see the images that come back. In the meantime here are some sneak peeks of what we got up to! Work work...

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Coming Soon - Belt Loop Keychain

• New Leather Accessories • It has been my intention since I first considered launching Bowline to develop a line of high quality leather accessories for men and women but cool bag ideas kept distracting me from actually working on the accessories line. The past few days following the launch of this site have been crazy and I have sold my initial stock of Berlin Totes, made more, sold those, and yesterday I bought out the denim stock at Field's Fabrics just to keep up. However, in the rush I somehow managed to find a bit of time to work on the accessory line and am proud to show off my first prototype for a belt loop keyring. I still need to find...

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Berlin Market Tote Inspiration

Meeting Up With Heather and Jan Last October Diana and I were meeting some friends in Berlin and I decided to cook them dinner. There was a market near the flat we were renting for the weekend so we popped over there to pick up the goods. Unfortunately we forgot to bring a bag. At checkout we found a tote bag for sale and added it to the pile so we could get everything home. Naturally we had a few beers on the conveyor and a nice fresh baguette. While trying to fit everything in one bag I was worried that the beers would crush the baguette but much to my delight there was a little elevated pocket to slip...

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