Briefcase or Messenger Bag? Know the Difference

Bags add an extra something to your look that noticeably transforms your style.

Over the last few years, men’s fashion has taken on a fresh new form that is reflected in the bags for men.

While functionality is key especially for men’s bags, style, as well as design aesthetics, have changed.

This has resulted in confusion among people, most of whom would like to know the difference between a briefcase and messenger bag, so read on to find out more on the subject.Read More »Briefcase or Messenger Bag? Know the Difference

Evening Glam with 5 Styles to Clutch

Going for evening glam for some may be a no brainer, but adding that finishing touch with a clutch, is where the style equation often gets tricky. Here we share our five favourite clutch styles that we’re sure you will love and will up your evening glam instantly. Before going any further though, it is important to know exactly what type of style or more importantly which type of glam you’re looking for. As diverse as the bag options may be so too are the types of glam you can achieve by the simple choice of clutch. From a chic simplistic glam to a vintage Hollywood glam, a modern glam to an artsy quirky glam. Seems overwhelming doesn’t it? No fret as we at The Jacket Maker have got you covered. Read on to find out ways to incorporate evening glam simply by use of a clutch.Read More »Evening Glam with 5 Styles to Clutch

6 Leather Jacket Gifts for Him

If you haven’t gotten him a gift yet, there’s still a little more time for you to shop the perfect Christmas gift for the guys in your life.

While shopping for men especially around the holidays may be difficult for some, we at The Jacket Maker are working dual roles, the duality being special holiday helpers who are more than glad to help you shop for that perfect gift of a cool leather jacket we know he’ll love.Read More »6 Leather Jacket Gifts for Him

Festive Leather Jacket Alternatives

It’s the season to be jolly… yes it is! Especially at The Jacket Maker Head Quarters where we are all the happiest and determined to have all orders ready and shipped in time for the holidays. With so many orders being handled, we noticed quite a few people who look for something especially unique, season appropriate and oh so stylish, yet are not sure what exactly that may be for them. Here we share with you four basic inspirational pieces that will surely get your creative juices flowing. Whether it’s for yourself or a loved one, we give you alternative ideas for those looking for something outside the box.Read More »Festive Leather Jacket Alternatives

Break in your Leather Jacket. Fun Intended!

We all enjoy the pleasure of wearing something new, whether that be a pair of new shoes or even a cool new leather jacket from The Jacket Maker. Yet very few of us can bear, the somewhat awkwardness or even stiffness of wearing something new for the first time. With that thought in mind, we at The Jacket Maker give you two easy-peasy ways to break in your new leather jacket really quick. What’s even better, is that you don’t need any tools or lengthy rituals to achieve this, just some adventure in nature. Don’t quite follow? Read on to find out.Read More »Break in your Leather Jacket. Fun Intended!

Make your own Leather Cuff Bracelet

Having a leather cuff bracelet especially now when the trend is hot as ever makes for an amplified coolness that can transform your style interestingly well.

No need for making big bracelet purchases for styles that you will see many other sporting when you can go for the more original approach.

DIY!!! Here’s a fun way to customize your leather bracelet to achieve a sleek look. Read More »Make your own Leather Cuff Bracelet

5 Double Riders For A Style Boost

5 Double Riders for a Style Boost

Leather jackets undoubtedly have become essential in today’s modern man’s wardrobe much like the classic white t-shirt or the royal blue denim jeans.

While there may be a multitude of leather jacket options from style, cut and fit, to color, detail or design to choose from, it is important to remember your true identity or personal style before jumping to make a purchase for a leather jacket you may wear just a few times.Read More »5 Double Riders for a Style Boost

5 Tips to Get the Leather Boy Look

Beginning with an interesting back story, ‘leather boys’ were really popular back in the ’50s only to become even more prevalent between the ’60s and ’70s, bomber jacket eventually introducing ‘greasers’ as the British equivalent of this American sub-culture.

With distinctive elements that worked together to give a unique style unlike any other at the time, leather boys are known to this day for certain characteristics which we shall share with you as an inspiration to finding your own personalized version of what is now known as a universal lifestyle. So let’s get started.Read More »5 Tips to Get the Leather Boy Look

A Custom Leather Jacket of Sentimental Value

Even in a digital age, many people across the world still treasure certain valuables with fond memories and high regard. Whether it be attached to loved ones or past memoirs to be locked in memory for many years to follow. Fred received a unique leather jacket from his parents, many years ago, one which he not only loved but wore with pride, showing off his cool leather jacket to the world. What was striking about this jacket was the many flags of various countries, forming a type of collage on the jacket surface with functional pockets and details that made it special.Read More »A Custom Leather Jacket of Sentimental Value

How is Leather Dyed? You Asked we Answered

Colour plays an important part in elevating appearances. It can be anything from apparel to products, furniture, vehicles etc.

Aside from this elevation, it also has the ability to shed light over the temperament of an individual as well as dealing out mood changes that may vary from person to person.

It is, therefore, not uncommon to hear people talk about green, for instance, being a soothing color or blue that gives out a feeling of coolness.

Pertinent to leather, color has the ability to highlight great impact depending on the hue that is chosen or used.

There are many different types of dyes and finishes, color tones and styles available at The Jacket Maker that will surely have customers impressed.

Below we run through some of the most important ones as well as those that are used pretty often.Read More »How is Leather Dyed? You Asked we Answered