Kurva Messenger

- Hand crafted from vegetable tanned leather
- Adjustable strap
- Festival style bag

The Kurva Messenger is a small 'festival' style all-rounder, handcrafted from supple vegetable tanned leather. A contrasting adjustable saddlery leather strap creates a signature ELK style and completes this compact, versatile accessory to carry around your daily essentials. This bag has a full zippered closure, an internal pouch for your phone and a zippered pocket for smaller items. The Kurva Messenger has been an ELK favourite due to its organic finish and convenient.

 

Tritan Leather Works was founded in 1997 and is located in Chennai, India. They are members of Sedex and this family owned factory is impressive for their reporting, planning, structure and commitment to constantly strive to improve the living standards of all their employees. They do this by providing exceptional standards over and above the minimum requirements.

"We educate all our employees on health, hygiene, financial literacy and legal rights. Special attention is paid to women and their socio-economic issues as well as their health issues. We promote gender equality - within and without our company by providing avenues for redress, including a sexual harassment committee, legal support and liaison with the government agencies that exist, including the courts and the police. We take every opportunity to teach our workforce to help themselves and provide moral, financial and legal support wherever necessary" - Managing Director.

They utilise specialised tanning techniques using predominantly vegetable or semi vegetable dyes to create what has become a signature Elk look. The finishes are natural, and colours and hues are inspired by nature.

 

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