Ideas to choose a present to give in Christmas.
It's Christmas time! Lots of presents to buy and very few ideas. Besides, we do not know if we will be able to go shopping. Take it easy! We are going to show you craft presents that will make you a real Santa without moving from the sofa. Have a look at our special presents for Christmas, handcrafted in our embossed leather workshop!
You can also enjoy a 25% discount available during the Black Friday week from November 16th to 30th and bring forward your Christmas shopping.
If you buy a handcrafted present this Christmas, you are not only buying a beautiful product. Every design and product from Meryan come from the hands of a family of artisans who has been creating handcrafted goods for more than 50 years. Christmas is a time of traditions we always love to keep. You can also help us keeping those traditions alive buying handmade products. It will also contribute to the survival of jobs with more than a thousand years old, just like the leather handcrafting and embossing we develop at Meryan to create this selection of products we are sharing today with you.
1. Gifts for him:
We put the spot on 4 products from the Lacería collection, a series of handcrafted briefcases, backpacks, shoulder bags and wallets made with natural embossed leather. The designer Granada Barbero was inspired by the Andalusian tilework and its Mudejar style.
- Urban Briefcase, Lacería Collection: A briefcase style bag with three different designs: Najima, Lacería and Royal. Like the rest of the Lacería Collection, it has been designed by Granada Barbero and inspired by the Mudejar art outlines. A natural leather handmade briefcase created at the workshop and finished with the cordoban technique. This work briefcase is an elegant and sober present with compartments for pen, mobile phone, wallet, notebook, and tablet or laptop.
- Shoulder Bag, Lacería Collection: A shoulder bag for men made with leather and an excellent finish with the cordoban technique. One of the masterpieces at Meryan. The interior has space to keep your things close: wallet, mobile phone, iPad 9.7 inches, notebook, pen, cards, and much more. It features a zip in the back. Size: 27 x 23 x 4 cm. A useful and original Christmas present.
- Backpack, Lacería Collection: A new handmade backpack with a modern design inspired by Andalusian art. An exquisite detail for this laptop bag with cordoban technique finish at the front. It has a specific sleeve for laptop, a credit card holder, a sleeve for the pen, and pockets for mobile devices. Size: 40 x 30 x 15 cm. Who wouldn’t like a present like this on Christmas?
- Wallet Americana: The wallet-billfold Americana for men features a coin purse, a credit card holder, a sleeve for documents and a bills compartment. A handmade leather product. Size: 11 x 9 cm. The design at the front has been embossed using the cordoban technique. The most creative leather present.
2. Gifts for her:
We show 2 products from the Mezquita collection, a series of handcrafted bags with natural embossed leather. The designer Granada Barbero was inspired by the arcade of the Mosque-Cathedral of Córdoba.
These handmade leather fashion accessories are very practical. They add a touch of originality to your outfits and show great durability!
- Shopper Bag Aro: This shopper bag is made with embossed leather using the cordoban technique. The design is inspired by the arcade of the Mosque-Cathedral of Córdoba. It is part of our unique Mezquita collection. This leather bag has a horizontal shape and great space. Its metal ring and leather handle let you carry the bag on your shoulder. It is available in three versions: natural leather, black leather or green leather (dyeing colours). Size: 36 x 30 x 7 cm. A practical and elegant gift.
- Shoulder Bag, Mezquita Collection: This shoulder bag with ring is made using the cordoban technique. It was inspired by the arcade of the Mosque-Cathedral of Córdoba. The cowhide leather has its natural colour and it is completed with a closing sleeve. Now you can engrave your initials or a short message for free.
Inside pocket with zip and two compartments to keep objects. It is available in Mezquita collection’s three different colours: natural leather, black dye, and combined natural-green dye. Make a fantastic present with this youthful leather bag.
- Clutch Handbag: This handmade leather clutch bag is an excellent option for any event. You will shine with a touch of colour and elegance thanks to this complement. This product has three different designs to choose from: Aixa, Zafira, and Najima. It features a chain handle with a leather strap. It is available in different combined colours. Height: 22 cm Width: 30 cm Depth: 2 cm
- Leather wallet: A vegetable-tanned lamb leather wallet finished with the cordoban technique. It has space for 12 credit cards in the wings and compartments for bills and documents. It is available with three different designs: Tolosa, Iris, and Violeta. Size: 19 x 11 cm. The perfect gift for Christmas.
3. Decorative presents:
The best presents to decorate your home are these two modern paintings: Mother and Child, and The Kiss, by Klimt. They are handmade embossed leather paintings coloured with vegetable dyes.
And, of course, our fascination for old world maps and the copies we have created in leather for paintings and decorative tapestries. The painting and tapestry Sphere World Map take to the leather these romantic maps from 17th and 18th centuries. This Christmas buy craft presents!
Don’t forget your 25% discount in all the products at our website, available from November 16th to 30th. Take this opportunity and buy handmade presents this Christmas.