Leather is lovely. But more lovely is the chance to leave behind your monotonous day job and work with your hands to create something gorgeous and timeless. Parker was hungry for new opportunities beyond 9-to-5 and had always appreciated the value of genuine leather. Drawn to the rugged look of raw edges, heavy stitching and simple construction. He started with some simple cases for his Macbook, and then his iPhone, and then, nine months later, he was courting retail shops all over who came in search of his designs.