Tuesday, May 7, 2013

behind the Ghurka Bags

The Ghurka Story from Ghurka TV on Vimeo.
America doesn't have a rich heritage when it comes to longstanding,well crafted bags like the Europeans,can you say Hermes, But they hope to soon with Ghurka (named after the British/Indian elite military units enlisted in Nepal. Ghurka was created by a friendship and a failed auction of leather belts and backpacks which were still in incredible shape after close to 100 years of use. The video tells the story of Ghurka and their legacy of carrying on that tradition of handcrafting and timeless usage.


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