In collaboration with a leather company, we had a hand in designing this carryall bag, which can be used as an everyday carrier or a piece of light luggage. It's exclusively made for KM, and you won't find it anywhere else.
First, we identified the dimensions, based on what we would actually use in our everyday. We made sure the carryall comfortably fit a laptop, lunch, a few magazines and a notebook - with room for smaller items like a wallet, lighter and phone.
The unique size provides a unique aesthetic as well, one that transfers seamlessly from a professional to a more casual setting. The tall (rather than wide) bag also becomes a messenger, fitting over your shoulder by way of a detachable leather strap. The leather bottom and structured aluminum frame at the top let the bag retain its rectangular shape, so it won't adopt that "stuffed" look the way a backpack can as you fill it up with all your things.
For durability, we hand-selected a tough canvas and homerun leather - the same rich, supple hide used to make baseball gloves - which makes for comfortable straps with excellent tensile strength and resistance to outside abrasions.
The surface of the leather, in its natural state, will age and change over time. This is one of the best things about it. To show love and care for this natural process, you can, from time to time, rub a bit of oil conditioner over the surface to restore natural color and luster.
If the canvas becomes at all dirty, it should be spot-treated using soap and water. For light dirt, use a mild soap and only dab at the canvas with a soapy cloth. Then use a clean damp cloth to lift the soap off. Don't rub or scrub the fabric.
We collaborated with an American company that uses top grade, strong, supple, soft and vegetable-tanned leather. All hardware is nickel plated and rust-resistant. Rivets are starred and rolled for additional strength, cut from state-of-the-art die cutters. Aspects of the bag such as material, finishing and dimensions was hand-chosen for the optimum result in functionality, aesthetic and durability. Enjoy!
Exclusive 14-inch leather and canvas bag. Fits a laptop up to 15 inches long and comes with a detachable shoulder strap. Only at KM. Comes in dark brown or mustard colored leather. Also available in Olive and Navy canvas. Handmade in California.
14 inches high x 11 inches wide
(35.5 cm x 28 cm)
100% British tan canvas
White nylon stitching
Nickel plated rivets and buckles
*Please note that the shade of the canvas may slightly vary from piece to piece due to the batch dyeing of the canvas.
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