Christian Cathor and Co London is a British designer luxury lifestyle brand, particularly with a Made in Chelsea aesthetic. Christian Cathor bags are handmade in the United Kingdom-walsall, one of Britain’s oldest leather good town where the Queens handbags are still made, saddles for the Royal family and leather goods for the Prince of Wales. Christian Cathor is synonymous with high quality, so with our bags handmade in Britain, it shows our commitment to quality, unique products.
Our products exhibit the British craftsmanship, prestigious, elegant and unique with flexible/adaptable styling features.
Our bags cater to both men and women and exudes British cool, with a hint of sophistication, contemporary practical designs, quirky fashion forward, unique. We specialise mainly in handbags, backpack, shoulder bags, coin purse, luggage tags, messenger bags, purse, clutch,holdalls- all handmade here in England. We work with highly skilled workmen with over 20 years experience using skills from a bygone age. Our workmen are quality conscious and incorporate the right skills and dedication to make the perfect bag, ensuring durability and reliability in our products. Every stitch, every cut is a true labour of love exhibiting the best of British craftsmanship. We use full grain leather, cowhide or Buffalo leather for our bags as full grain leather develops a natural patina over time which protects the leather. Buffalo leather is durable and hard wearing and is characterised by its unique grains.
Our leather bags are created with the modern men and women in mind who seeks quality luxurious products and can be seen as: -Sophisticated and Unique, Refined and Elegant, Classy yet simple enough for the chic and fashion minded, Durable for the contemporary lifestyle.
Our first range of duffle bag which can also be worn as a backpack/shoulder bag is called Piper Ray and was inspired by the British military duffle bag. This bag has a flexible style can be worn as a backpack, shoulder bag, held by the neck or worn by the neck strap. It comes with a detachable back strap. Piper Ray is guaranteed to make your life easier as it can be used as a gym bag, laptop bag, travel bag, yoga bag, festival, overnight bag or simple to enhance your personal style. This duffle bag is suitable for both men and woman and is available in three highly fashionable colours which are – London Bus, Cobalt and Reef. This duffle bag is conveniently available three sizes; 14’’, 17’’ and 22’’. .
Our second range is called Diana and sees the remake of our duffle bag as a handbag with Bugatti handle. We have 4 colour which features tweed (a timeless British fabric made in the Isles of Scotland by hand). This range also features our original duffle bag in a few additional colours. Diana also features a horse around the handle.
We provide an embossing service allowing you to personalise your bag. Specific sizes can also be made to order.
We are here to serve you so we guarantee excellent customer service; prompt and reliable available 24/7, excellent quality products that would not disappoint.
Our new range called Work or Play Lantic Bay is now out!
How did you get started in designing handbags?
I started developing bags through share passion for design and to provide products with flexible styling features that keeps up with the typical spirited London lifestyle – wear to the office, after work meeting or off to the next holiday.
What makes your product different from the other companies?
Quality, craftsmanship and heritage that come with our bags being made in Britain; functionality, streamline lifestyle and unique products.
Where can your handbags be seen and purchased?
Via our online shop www.christiancathorduffle.com
What types of bags do you sell?
Backpacks, Holdall, Shoulder bags, Purse, Card holder, Travel document holder, Men’s wallets and travel bags.
Who are some notable customers you have had the pleasure of carrying your bags?
We are currently on set for Universals new show ‘Superstore’.
Do you plan on opening a location in the United States as well as London in the future?
Yes, late next year.
Who is your inspiration for your bags?
Spirited London Lifestyle.
What is your best selling item?
Oliver Twist, Lettice, Philippa, Billy Piper.
Do you offer especially customized bags?
Yes, we do names or special messages.
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