Equus Leather create bespoke, hand crafted leather items, and this video showing the creation of a handmade watch strap is absolutely captivating:
The Equus straps start at £160, but when you see the amount of handwork, care and attention that goes into their creation they begin to feel like good value. Especially when compared to £50 for a piece of mass-produced rubber from Apple.
Equus recently worked with other craftsmen to create a classic attache case:
I’ve always joked about taking up woodworking as a retirement hobby, but now I think leather working might be even more satisfying.