Feb 14 2017
Custom-made double zipper handbag/totebag completely handcrafted from start to finish using Weinheimer Butternut shrunken calf leather. All of our products are designed, cut, saddle stitched, and finished in our atelier located in the city of Monterey Park, California.
Details of the piping on the bag towards the top...
Details of the piping on the bag towards the bottom........four solid brass hardware, nickel finished feet to prevent scratches on the base of the bag
Detail of the edges on the rope handles
Finished attaching the zippers to the gusset, and the gusset to the piping, then the piping to the body of the bag. Ready to hand sew. We use traditional hand sewing technique known as saddle stitching, even though the stitching is not visible to the eyes.
Saddle stitching detail of the rope handle already attached to the body of the bag...
Detail of the side pulls...a cute little hexagon shape to match up with the rest
Zipper with elegant folding edges! Straight and sleek, one of Chester Mox's specialty!!
Bespoke Messenger Bag completely handcrafted as fully lined from start to finish using genuine Tannery Haas Barenia®/Novonappa® French calf leather right in our atelier located in Monterey Park, California.
Messenger bag with matching shoulder strap.
We fully lined this messenger bag with matching Barenia®/Novonappa® French calf leather. From pockets, compartment, and even the flap of the bag.
Detail side view of the messenger bag. Edges are hand painted, hand burnished, and hand polished until glossy. Hot stamped initials using clear foil.
Stitch-by-stitch, hand sewn with saddle stitching technique using Fil Au Chinois Ecru linen thread.
Finished! Completely made by hand from start to finish in our atelier located in Monterey Park, California. This bifold is fully lined with classic glazed Kelly Green American alligator outside and matte finished Kelly Green American alligator inside.
Another angle of the wallet...
The snap is also wrapped in matching classic glazed Kelly Green American alligator.
Detail of our saddle stitching. Wallet was handsewn using Fil Au Chinois Jade linen thread.
Interior view of the wallet. We used matte finished Kelly Green alligator. Initials was hot stamped using matte gold foil. Simple, classic, and elegant...
Back view of the bifold.
Even though this bifold is fully lined, our edges remain thin. We hand skive all of our products to obtain a lower profile but without losing the durability and structure of the leather.
Tranche pockets, Chester Mox specialty!! You can request any of our wallets to be crafted with Tranche pockets (prices may varied).
Coin pouch, for all your changes....
Jan 1 2017
Thank you very much to all of our customers for your support through the years. We hope to present your more new styles this year. From all of us at Chester Mox, we wish everyone a 2017 fill with happiness and success!!