Barcelona is a city that wears many hats: it’s stylish, modern yet historical, business-focused yet relaxed, fashionable, yet not exclusive. It makes sense, then, that a company born right here in the city is creating travel products that incorporate many of these traits. Scharlau is a Barcelona-based company that designs and makes fashionable leather goods, such as briefcases and bags, that make traveling easier. Learn more about this amazing brand and their one-of-a-kind products which are making their mark in Barcelona.
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Scharlau is the creation of its namesake and founder, Werner Scharlau. As a young man, he began to manufacture leather goods but soon had to give it up to take over his father’s business. Throughout the next 20 years, Scharlau traveled frequently for business and noticed that many items such as suitcases, briefcases, and bags weren’t of good quality and broke easily. Scharlau decided to put his knowledge of leather goods and traveling to use and to create the perfect items to make your traveling experience both functional and stylish, with a high-quality product. From this idea and passion, Scharlau was born.
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Collections and products
There are currently two Scharlau collections: Collection 1 and Mies Collection. Regardless of the collection, every one of Scharlau’s bags has the same features to make traveling for business a cinch. All bags come equipped with pockets for your personal electronics, including pockets for your laptop, tablet, and mobile phone. There is also more storage space for other items, the amount depending on the bag. All bags are made from top-quality leather, made to last you a lifetime, and are produced right here in Barcelona. As an added touch, every Scharlau bag has a small metal nameplate inside that is engraved with the name of the owner.
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The hottest Scharlau bag at the moment is the Cabin Leather Trolley, the perfect carry-on bag for your next trip. Designed for style and functionality, this bag has all of the important features that you can expect from a Scharlau bag, plus a rain cover, cable lock, and two packing cubes. This is the perfect bag to take with you on a business trip or short flight as it is the perfect size to take as hand luggage. There is enough space for clothes and personal items as well as compartments for all of your gadgets and business items. Check out Scharlau‘s website to look at the full catalog of available items and descriptions of each one. Discover all the luxury that this Barcelona company can offer you and treat yourself!
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