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    The Gustav Messenger Bag | Large Capacity Vintage Leather Messenger Bag

    The Gustav Messenger Bag | Large Capacity Vintage Leather Messenger Bag

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    Regular price $443.00
    Sale price $443.00 Regular price $554.00
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    This product is sold and shipped by Steel Horse Leather. It will be shipped separately from other Outlaw goods you order.


    The Gustav Messenger could become a perfect archive of your travels, crafted from esteemed crazy horse leather known for its robust strength and distinctive aging process. As it accompanies you on your journeys, this material records every encounter with the world through a developing patina that adds character and tells stories.

    Crazy horse leather, treated with special oils and waxes, reacts uniquely to different conditions. Every rainforest trek, accidental scrape, and exposure to the elements subtly changes its hue and texture, enhancing its visual and tactile appeal. Over time, the Gustav's leather evolves, reflecting the richness of your adventures with a glossy finish.

    The Gustav Messenger Bag is the perfect sidekick:

    • Shanghai Skyline Timelapse: Perched on the precarious edge of the Jin Mao Tower, your Gustav secures a high-definition camera and a flask of aged oolong tea as you document the pulsating life of Shanghai from dusk till dawn.
    • Mojave Desert Rally: Amidst sprawling dunes in a vintage 1937 Jeep Willys, your Gustav holds sun-faded maps and a compass from a legendary desert racer, guiding you across shifting sands.
    • Icelandic Volcano Trek: Ascending the icy slopes of Snæfellsjökull, your Gustav carries climbing gear and a thermos of volcanic brew coffee, rumored to warm souls by the Northern Lights.
    • Berlin Underground Exploration: Exploring forgotten bunkers beneath Tempelhof, the Gustav is laden with a lantern, a set of skeleton keys from an East Berlin antique shop, and a historian’s guide, unlocking Cold War secrets.
    • Amazon Rainforest Odyssey: In the Amazon, equipped with a vintage turntable and the only vinyl with the call of the Gold-Winged Seraphim Moth, your Gustav is essential as you seek a glimpse of this ethereal creature under the jungle canopy.

    The Gustav Messenger evolves with each expedition, displaying the marks of a life rich with adventure. Its leather not only carries your essentials but also becomes an essential part of your narrative, a tangible record of your spirit and curiosity.

    What does this kind of outlaw smell like?

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    Leather. Beautiful, supple leather

    How to use

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    Imagine yourself a spy. Would a spy need instructions on how to use a leather bag? No. And nor should you.


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    Made of vintage leather

    Shipping & Returns

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    Most orders ship within a few business days and arrive within 5 business days. Situations outside of our control sometimes interfere, but we do our absolute best.

    If you don't love what you ordered, please reach out to us and we'll either replace your product for free, or we'll give you a refund. If your items cost more than $100, we will issue a return label.

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