Men’s Vintage Leather Bags Define Smart Casual

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Smart casual is, for better and for worse, open to many different interpretations these days.  So we’ve started a new blog series where we will show how two different men’s vintage leather bags can help you easily achieve a smart … Continued

Scaramanga Men’s Gift Guide: From Vintage Leather Holdalls to Classic Leather Satchels to Vintage Boxes

With less than four weeks until Christmas, shopping days are now seriously limited – which means that for some people, serious present-related panic is beginning to set in. While a few weeks is plenty of time if you have a … Continued

What’s In Your Bag? The Scaramanga 13-Inch Brown Leather Satchel

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One of our newest bag designs, the 13-Inch brown leather satchel from Scaramanga is fast becoming one of our favourites; measuring W32.5cmxH22cmxD7cm, it’s one of our smaller satchels, but still manages to be amazingly versatile. With an adjustable shoulder strap … Continued

The Scaramanga Fathers Day Gift Guide

With just over two weeks until Fathers Day, time to get cards and presents is running short, particularly if you’re stuck for original ideas. Whether your Dad is an arty type who loves being creative, someone who’s keen on vintage … Continued

Leather Satchels, Messenger Bags & Travel Bags – Classic British Design By Scaramanga

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Some Scaramanga customers may not be aware that we’ve been designing and making leather satchels and travel bags for several years now. In fact we were one of a very small number of stores selling their own handmade leather satchels … Continued

Scaramanga’s Vintage Finds: The French Military Leather Satchel

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One of Scaramanga’s Vintage Military Satchels – perfect for the festival look. Always on the look out for vintage finds, last week we were lucky enough to get our hands on an authentic vintage French military satchel from 1953. The … Continued

Why I Love Scaramanga’s New Vintage Leather Flight Bag

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On the fashion front, there is no doubting that University is high maintenance. Girls may turn up for lectures in slouchy jogging bottoms, with their battered looking vintage leather bag and messed up hair, but it is a fashion statement: … Continued

The History of The Leather Satchel, From Romans to Leather School Bags to the High Street

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The leather satchel has been around for centuries as a means of carrying stuff – it even crops up in Roman times under the name of Loculus which literally means ‘little place’ in Latin. Used by Roman Legionaries, these satchels … Continued