Local brand turned global phenomenon, the Cambridge Satchel Co. has opened a new boutique in Cambridge
Founded by local lady Julie Deane in 2008, the Cambridge Satchel Co. has become a bona fide global phenomenon. Lovingly handmade in the UK, these sought-after bags are sold in over 100 countries, with collections ranging from the iconic original satchel style to equally stylish backpacks, clutch bags and more. Cambridge Satchel Co. is a darling of the fashion world, collaborating with the likes of Comme des Garçons and Vivienne Westwood, and appearing on the arm of high-profile fashion bloggers.
Good news if you’re a fan of this local brand: they’ve just opened a new boutique on St Mary’s Passage, offering a gorgeous selection of products in a lovely new premises. “Cambridge is our home and we felt we needed a larger space to showcase our extended range of products” explains Julie Deane OBE. “Being in the city centre, and so near my university is important to me – this is my dream space in a dream spot. I can’t believe how far we’ve come and am so looking forward to the next step in our journey!”