The Bridge SS15 Collection
Luxury Italian label The Bridge has released its new offerings for SS15.
Operating from their atelier in Firenze the brand has become synonymous with its beautifully crafted leather bags and accessories, utilising the very best in traditional Tuscan artisanship since its launch back in 1969.
The new collection is designed by former Armani adviser Eduardo Wongvalle, continuing the two’s partnership which began last year. Inspiration for the new season comes from the distant world of boundless, unexplored places, far from the modern metropolitan jungle.
Quality craftsmanship is at the heart of the label, with rational methods of the region still in use.
The stitching is typical of Tuscan artisanal saddler, visible stitches and “moccasin”-style craftsmanship in the side details enhance the models All items come fully lined with fastenings and closures coming in a subtle gold metal finish.
Highlights of the new line include the tan and brown backpack priced at £723, with a double strap design and flap over closure and fastenings. If you’re thinking of that weekends getaway then you have the beautiful travel bag (£968) the classic bag is a perfect carry on piece, coming is rich brown leather, an elegant way to pack your essentials.
Smaller items include a understated wallet (£120) in beautiful brown leather that comes with a zip closure.
The collection is available to shop at thebridge.it
Words by Cristian Burbano