Clevelanders know quality. So when opportunity knocked in 2018, Cleveland natives Anna and Steve Latkovic and Glenn Pollock jumped at the chance to bring luxury leather goods brand Ghurka’s headquarters to Cleveland. “What made me really fall in love with Ghurka was the stories that we get from customers every single day on how they’d had their products for 20 years, for 30 years,” says Anna Latkovic, the company’s chief marketing officer, “the places that the bags have gone and experienced with them their entire life or how they’ve handed them down to the next generation.” Here are three things to know about the luxe company.
As Texas prepares for the arrival of the 2020 National Finals Rodeo, vendors are pulling out all the stops on NFR-worthy style in Cowtown. Get your packing list ready with these Fort Worth must-haves.
We chat with Nicolas Bijan, scion of the eponymous boutique, about how the 1% shops now.
One summer, when he was 16 years old, Nicolas Bijan Pakzad was working alongside his father at his luxury men’s boutique on Rodeo Drive. The shop, known simply as Bijan—and often referred to as the most expensive shop in the world—was slow that particular afternoon. Nicolas recalls, however, that in a sudden flurry, five Suburbans pulled up, secret service agents descended and President George Bush Sr. materialized. Despite the distinguished guest, he remembers that his father was bereft: He hadn’t worn a tie that day.
When it comes to luxurious handbags, top-quality leather is hard to top. Its durability, rich texture, and alluring outlook make for a winning package.
Of course, this is only true if you keep your leather bag maintained. No matter how sturdy leather is, it will lose some of its essential moisture over time. Once the surface is dry, the inner fibers will break and damage your handbag.
The good news: leather bags cleaning and maintenance is quite simple. Here are 5 tips that will help you take proper care of a leather handbag.
Do you carry a laptop on your daily commute? All it takes is one crowded train ride to realize you need ample protection. But, laptop security doesn’t need to come at the price of style. You need a bag that can handle your commute, offer total peace of mind, and store all your stuff, all while looking good doing it.
Stains are the bane of many a designer bag addict’s life – they are impossible to completely avoid unless the only reason you bought that pricey tote is to keep it in its dust bag at home.
While nothing beats a professional cleaning, sometimes, a few common household items may be all you need to save that expensive purchase from being marred by makeup, ink, food or wine.
Some men think that the best way to land themselves on an influential street style Instagram or in a best-dressed gallery is to either pull off cutting-edge trends or wear something timeless. Sure, these are good first steps to take, but if you really want to get the attention of the person behind the lens, there’s one surefire way: a dog.
Yes, you read that right. Dogs. Doggos. Puppers. Woofers. Whatever annoying millennial colloquialism you want to use. Everyone lights up at the sight of our furry four-legged friends, and we've got the street style shots to prove it.
You must have heard that conditioning makes leather last. This is true, but you may be wondering how to condition leather. If you are interested in enhancing your leather, read on to see what conditioning the timeless material can do for you.
This article is for leather enthusiasts who are interested in keeping their leather items (bags, seats, clothes, or belts) in ‘like-new’ condition. In this overview, you’re going to learn about the types of leather, leather conditioning, leather cleaning, and leather cleaning agents.
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