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Minimalist Briefcase



He who would travel happily must travel light

Antoine de St Exupery

Agree with Antoine and the Minimalist is the briefcase for you. Classical style combines with the digital world to create a bag with your tech travelling in padded comfort along with the minimum of paperwork, and an easy access external pocket for tickets, phone, passport et al.

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Handcrafted In Carlisle, England


  • British dyed cotton canvas
  • British parachute strength cotton shuttle loom webbing
  • Italian full grain vegetable tanned leather
  • British brass fittings
  • Lifetime guaranteed zips
  • Dimensions:
  • Width: 41 cm / 16 inches
  • Height: 30.5 cm / 12 inches
  • Depth: 8.5 cm / 3.25 inches 
  • Weight: 1 kg


Our workshop is on Tannery Road in Carlisle, which is a clue to the long tradition of leather work in this small corner of Cumbria.

And tradition is the key to our craft skills.

Just as it takes time to create something timeless it takes time to learn the skills to do so.

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