San Francisco-based bag company Waterfield has been in enterprise since 1998, making a variety of storage gear in small batches within the metropolis. I’d heard of the model and its penchant for high quality over the previous couple of years, and was glad to see for myself when Waterfield despatched throughout its new Executive Leather Messenger bag.

It is a severely luxe affair, product of leather-based and constructed to lovingly maintain your devices whilst you jet world wide. It’s exceptionally nicely made, so you may anticipate it to final for years to return. It additionally prices upwards of $380, relying on which measurement you select. Nonetheless, I’m joyful to advocate it to anybody who’s seeking to drop some coin on a good-looking gear bag. Right here’s why.

Design and options

The Govt (that’s what I’m calling it) is product of beautiful full-grain distressed leather-based; the ‘grizzly’ possibility is a beautiful tan brown that appears prefer it’ll develop a a lot nicer patina over time than the extra polished black variant. There’s only one buckle on the entrance, which implies there’s little to distract from the feel of the fabric.

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