MYR Studio’s “Rain Series” Accessories

Crafted from Tärnsjö skins, Johanna Landis' handbags are at the forefront of contemporary Swedish leather goods

Most people would rather stay inside on a gloomy gray day; Swedish designer Johanna Landin, on the other hand, found her brilliant idea in the middle of a drizzle. Observing the patterns that rain makes as it falls on concrete, Landin discovered an aesthetic arrangement that would eventually become the driving concept behind her first-ever handbag collection. Using water-based leather dye, Landin hand-stains four different …

Studio Visit: Paula Cademartori

Inside the Brazilian designer's new Milan headquarters, where Made in Italy is a mark of pride

Constantly surrounded by architectural and natural beauty alike, Italians sometimes need someone from abroad to remind them of their exceptional surroundings. This may happen when friends and family visit or when some talented creative mind falls in love with local processes. The latter is the case of Paula Cademartori, a Brazilian fashion designer who can be counted among the ambassadors of the “Made in Italy” …

Rib & Hull Heirloom Carryall

The Warsaw studio adds another perfectly minimal bag to the lineup

The Rib & Hull Heirloom Tote strikes a perfect balance of richly handsome leather with a timeless and functional silhouette, but just when we thought that was the only bag we’d ever want or need, its Warsaw-based designers, Alexandra Wrega and Rafal Szamborski, introduced a beautiful new competitor. The slightly larger Heirloom Carryall features a zipper enclosure which the designers added based on fan feedback. …