Edward offers repairs on any de lacy product in the unlikely event one should need it. If you have another brand or product that needs attention he offers a range of custom bag and leather repairs, from replacement straps, relining or repairing general wear and tear, to reconditioning dry leather. To book in a repair or receive a quote please Contact Edward.
Services and Prices:
Replacement strap(s) from £40
Hole, puncture or tear repair from £40
Relining or adding lining from £80
Colour retouching from £60
Reconditioning leather from £35
Replacement zip(s) from £60
Louis Vuitton Strap Loop Repair.
Clients shoulder bag strap loop had worn out and failed. I replaced this with a like for like vegetable tanned leather which will darken to the same colour of the strap over time. The strap loop is hand saddle stitched with matching yellow linen thread. Brass zips and body have been lightly cleaned. All creases in the body of the bag have been pushed out and the strap has been treated with leather conditioner to add needed moisture. Price £60.
Holdall strap loops replaced.
Clients leather holdall loops where starting to break. These where all replaced with strong British bridle leather which was hand dyed to colour match the bag. The bag was fully lined so the lining was removed and then stitched back with a matching thread colour, following the original stitch holes to create an immaculate finish. Price £135.
Michael Kors Strap Repair.
Michael Kors tote straps were starting to break after 5 years use. Client chose the option to repair the existing straps. The straps have been strengthened on the inside with a close matching leather and stitched following the original stitch holes. the side seams are then hand finished with Italian leather edge paint. Price £45.
Spanish chair stitch repair.
This clients Spanish chair by Danish designer Børge Mogensen had stitching wear from years of use. The back rest threads had become brittle and worn away. I hand Saddle stitched the broken and loose parts using hand waxed lined thread. This repair has been sympathetically made by just stitching the parts that have broken and leaving the rest of the thread as is, even though thread has worn away in many places. Keeping the chairs beautiful character which has built up over time. Price £185.
Egg Chair Reconditioned.
My client requested their iconic Egg chair & stool by Arne Jacobsen to be reconditioned. The chair had suffered from prolonged sun exposure and the original rich tan brown colour had faded to a sand yellow. Using a natural beeswax based leather conditioning cream the chair was treated 3 times over a 3 week period to bring back the original tan brown colour and leather sheen. Price £445.
Bag lined with pockets.
Client requested their bag which was unlined to be lined in a durable fabric with 2 internal pockets. The bag is lined in a 11oz cotton Hickory denim with a press stud pocket and a Ykk Excella zip pocket. Price: £80.
Paul Smith Wallet reconditioned.
This Paul Smith wallet had been accidentally washed by the client, so the leather colour had distressed and the stitching was worn and breaking in places. The wallet was carefully taken apart in order to hand dye the damaged leather outer. The wallet is then re-stitched following the original stitch holes and finished by hand with purple thread in each corner, keeping as close as possible to the original look of the wallet. Price: £60.
Gucci Belt Shaft Replaced.
Client requested a new leather shaft for his Gucci belt buckle. The new shaft is made using 2.5mm Swedish vegetable tanned bridle leather in black. Lined in a vibrant purple Italian pig skin suede and hand finished with matt black Italian leather edge paint. 2020. Price: £90.
Safari Chairs Repaired & Reconditioned.
Clients Safari chairs by Danish designer Karre Klint required replacement straps, small leather repairs and an overall recondition to the leather which had become very dry and brittle. Originally the leather was a natural flesh coloured vegetable tan, in order to create the same patina to match the vintage straps on the chairs the new back straps are hand cut from Swedish vegetable tanned leather to match the exact size and shape of the originals. They are then hand dyed tan brown, creating a naturally aged finish and finally hand saddle stitched using linen thread. A leather arm had broken this has been patched on the reverse side and stitched with matching coloured thread then blended with beeswax conditioning cream. All leather parts were then conditioned heavily. Price, new straps: £65 each, arm repair £49, conditioning £85 per chair.
All repair prices / quotes include a tracked returned delivery service. To book in a repair or receive a quote please Contact Edward.