We were asked by one of our customers if we could handmake him a watch strap from a World War 1 German ammunitions case that he had recently acquired. We're not one to turn down a challenge so we started by making a paper pattern and tried to work out how to keep... Click here to read more »
As you may or may not have noticed, we live in the beautiful countryside in the heart of Devon. It is a constant source of inspiration to us and so, as a homage, we have named our products after places around here or near here. (We often venture into the lovely county of... Click here to read more »
We were very pleased to have been invited to attend The Great British Guitar Show last month. We took up samples of our handmade leather guitar straps for people to look at.
We met loads of great people (some who became customes) - both other exhibitors and... Click here to read more »
How can we enhance our lovely leather Exe bag?
By offering it in Vibrant Colours!
Here at Heistercamp we are always trying to come up with products that will enrich our customers lives. By offering our Exe in many colour choices we feel we are not only... Click here to read more »
The original US postal bags of the 1930/40’s era that have influenced us used to have the postal route number stamped into the shoulder strap pads and to echo this and to pay tribute to the first 3 generations in the leather goods trade of the Heistercamp family that... Click here to read more »
Tim Gent - Open Canoeist - and his wife Susannah spent a summer of canoe adventure in Scandinavia with some of our Canvas and Leather bags. Here is a taster of their thoroughly entertaining account, which is being featured in the January 2014 issue of the Canoe and Kayak UK... Click here to read more »
We’re very excited about our new addition to our vintage leather bag range. The Exe is everything that you’ve come to expect from us – attention to the detail, use of beautiful Italian veg. tanner leather and a pride in our... Click here to read more »
We are starting to get into the festive mood here at Heistercamp and there is lots of gift inspiration on our website, from our handmade leather bags, a great range of beautiful guitar straps for the musically minded, high quality and essential belts and of course our great... Click here to read more »
Thought about Christmas yet?
I’m sure a few of you have already started to think about Christmas as it’s now only 2 months away, doesn’t time fly!
We have a great selection of gifts for that special man in your life from practical, durable and... Click here to read more »
Here at Heistercamp, we love good music. That’s why we’re so excited to work with a bunch of very talented musicians. Our handmade leather guitar straps are produced to the highest standards, which perfectly matches the incredible music these guys... Click here to read more »