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5 Sell Leather Accessories Success Stories [2023]

5 Sell Leather Accessories Success Stories [2023]
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The leather industry is among the oldest manufacturing industries in history. It is no surprise that the leather goods market will surpass $623.44 in the next few years.

The leather business is a lucrative idea for entrepreneurs targeting the elite consumer. Just as we know, the rich love antique leather collections ranging from shoes, clothes, purses, accessories, and bags.

If you are targeting the leather market, you can begin as the manufacturer, retailer, or distributor.

As a manufacturer, you will be responsible for the designs and ensuring that the end product suits the end user's purpose. Distributors or retailers work with the manufacturers to make sure the customer gets the products best suited for them.

Here are some real life success stories of starting a sell leather accessories :

1. Silviano ($240K/year)

Sonal Malhotra (from London, UK) started Silviano over 2 years ago.

$20K / month
2 founders / 4 employees

Case Study

Hi! My name is Sonal Malhotra and I am the co-founder of Silviano along with my brother Nakul Malhotra.


2. Olori ($180K/year)

Tomide Awe (from Foster City, California) started Olori about 6 years ago.

$15K / month
1 founders / 1 employees

Case Study

I’m Tomide Awe and I’m the founder of Olori. We make gorgeous, Africa-inspired handbags that showcase and celebrate the beauty of African culture whilst empowering women. Incorporating traditional fabrics into modern design, our products invite women all over the world to experience the beauty and culture of Africa with an emphasis on craftsmanship, heritage, and legacy. We bring unique, hard-to-access, high-quality African fabrics to the world’s stage.

Through our collaboration with our giving partner, Campaign for Female Education (CAMFED), we power generational impact by supporting the education and empowerment of young girls in under-served African communities.


Learn more about starting a sell leather accessories :

Where to start?

-> How much does it cost to start a sell leather accessories ?
-> Pros and cons of a sell leather accessories

Need inspiration?

-> Examples of established sell leather accessories
-> Marketing ideas for a sell leather accessories

Other resources

-> Sell leather accessories tips

4. American Bench Craft ($1.2M/year)

Jason Angelini (from Wilmington, MA, USA) started American Bench Craft over 9 years ago.

$100K / month
2 founders / 8 employees

Case Study

Hi, my name is Jason Angelini, and I am a co-founder of American Bench Craft. American Bench Craft is a Veteran owned leather goods manufacturer based out of Wilmington, MA. We combine unique designs, sustainable sourcing, sturdy, high-quality materials, and reliable American craftsmanship to offer leather goods and gear that truly stand the test of time.

Our best selling products are our wallets and belts and the majority of our sales come from direct to consumer.


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