Posts by peter

Sold Out January

So as many people have noticed we have been sold out of many of our backpacks and handbags recently. We do apologise for the wait on pre-orders of bags. Every backpack for example is handmade from natural leather …

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Personalising

Make Your Leather Bag Personal. At Beara Beara we put a lot of time into creating leather bags that are unique. Designing distinctive shapes and using a variety of colours of leather. Our latest addition to this is the ability to personalise your bag. Think initials on a backpack….

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The Beara

Exploring The Beara With A Leather Backpack. Leaving your day-to-day routine and exploring the countryside, I find can bring appreciation and perspective. More appreciation for the life and places you generally take for granted, more appreciation for the people who are part of your life….

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Autumn 2015 Collection

Autumn Winter ’15 Collection Our latest collection of handmade leather bags The Autumn is upon us. Although we all revel in the summer sunshine, autumn is one of our favourite times of year here at Beara Beara HQ. We venture out with a backpack a couple of times a week to explore the cities parks…

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Documentary

BEARA BEARA VIDEO STORY Having grown so fast over the past two years, one thing that I have neglected or simply have not had time for is really showing the work that we do in Bolivia. The brand in the UK is very important but it wouldn’t exist had we not setup such a reliable,…

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Wallets

Leather Wallets has been something that we have been working on for some time. They have always been in our plans however we didnt want to release them until we were totally happy. Our first collection is a mix of modern clean looks combined with more classic traditional styles. We like to think there is…

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A Little Adventure

  I often question whether the brand is a strong enough representation of the things that I believe in. The brand may simply seem like leather bags to most, however Beara Beara is a lot more than leather bags to me. For me, the brand is an expression of my interests, passions and beliefs. Two of…

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Spring/Summer ’15 Collection

Our Spring Summer ’15 Collection is now available and is one we’re very proud of. We’ve mirrored the summer sands with the colour tan prominent across the range. This colour looks fantastic especially when worn with light breezy summer colours and we expect it to be a hit. We chose to focus on relatively simple…

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Beara Beara’s First Store Opening

So last Friday we invited everyone to come celebrate our opening and it was a roaring success. Our small store was packed and a great night was had by all. I wanted to share some of the images from the night and extend an invitation to those who were unable to come to the opening…

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Controvertial + Admiration

It has been awhile since I updated the blog and the main reason for this is that I have had one topic that has been playing on my mind. One day it becomes infuriating and another I find myself accepting that its just the way the fashion industry works. So I wanted to wait and…

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Introducing Ines

Ines, Beara Beara’s Head of Production, was recently interviewed by a large Asian Magazine so we thought we would post it up so you can see what she had to say! Introducing Beara Beara’s Ines Kuhl in her role as Product Developer and spread sheet fanatic What is your main role and tasks at Beara…

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How important is Sustainable Development to Beara Beara?

“Sustainable development is development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs” How important is Sustainable development to Beara Beara? This was a question I was asked in a recent interview and have been asked on many occasions before. Because of our ethical work…

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Beara Beara in London Fashion Week

The past few months have flown by and after a particularly eventful week, I at last have an opportunity to reflect. Last Saturday we took part in the Angels of Fashion show as part of London Fashion Week. It was a fun day with lots of excitement, new people and new experiences. Our show lasted…

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Don Pedro

I have discovered why out of all the businesses I have started in the past why Beara Beara has become so meaningful to me. I began the business because it was an opportunity that combined my passion for the world, by which I mean the experiences and the people within it, with my desire to…

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Celebrity

We knew that celebrity endorsement was one of the best ways to promote a brand. People obviously admire celebrities, however, we would like to think our customers care more about our business model and products, than simply another person’s fame. This is the reason we were delighted yet bemused to see Taylor Swift wearing one…

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New Opportunities, New Designs, Same Business

As most people are now aware Beara Beara has moved on from chilly mornings in quiet Spitalfields Market towards the shiny shelves of the high-street. Even though we still enjoy the atmosphere of the Sunday markets, the direction of the brand is towards reaching a broader audience. On first glance one might assume that this…

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A Glimpse Into Our Latest Visit To Bolivia

A wonderful mixed month of laughs and frustrations, old friends and new business opportunities. With endless searches for improved raw materials, hardware, cloth for inner lining etc we are happy that our hard work will show in our new range of bags. Our suppliers patience with our rather perfectionist attitudes was to be admired and…

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Where Beara Beara Bags Come From

Our six months in Latin America saw us meet some incredible people. These people are where our motivation comes from. We found hand-crafted items; extremely well made with quality materials. The only thing these people were lacking was a knowledge of style. I’m wrong in saying style because obviously they had their own style but…

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