Los Angeles | June 15, 2017 9:00 am

These Leather Goods Come in Exactly One Color

Looking for the new black? Found it.

They say you shouldn’t wear black in summer. Something about attracting heat.

But it also tends to attract something else: eyeballs. All of them.

Introducing The Goods, a new L.A. leathersmith making elegantly structured backpacks, folios and wallets in an effortlessly cool matte black.

Below, our picks from their expertly edited launch collection.

  1. The Shell: A structured full-grain leather backpack. The comfy canvas straps will help keep you cool on those 90-degree days.
  2. The Stack: A zipper wallet for your passport, cash and five cards.
  3. The Fix: A waterproof dopp lined with canvas and plenty of organization options.
  4. The Hit: A simple wallet with room for four cards and some cash.
  5.  The Nota Bene: A black leather folio for your Moleskin or Field Notes.

Usage instructions: Pair with lighter duds. Receive compliments, batted eyelashes and the odd first-class upgrade. Enjoy.