These Leather Goods Come in Exactly One Color

Looking for the new black? Found it.

June 15, 2017 9:00 am

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.

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