Steven is a self-taught leatherworker with a degree in Industrial Design from Emily Carr. With a penchant for minimal aesthetic and smart design, he started experimenting with leatherwork in April 2012 after doing some wet-modelling for a personal project.
The 5 main pillars of Hand and Sew are the: Simple wallet, Simple Lanyard, Simple Bifold, Simple Belt, and Simple Notebook. These encompass everything that a modern day man would carry with him on an everyday basis.
The designs are based on 3 main elements: Quality craftsmanship, Quality Materials, and Smart design.