“In my grandfather's house there was a large lion rug that I always looked at. It was a gift from Ernest Hemingway. When I asked my grandmother where she met him, she showed me a photo album from a boat trip between Plymouth and Bombay in 1933, with a signed photo of Hemingway kneeling beside his prey on an African plain. It's an amazing throwback to a time when traveling was an experience of a lifetime rather than the quickest way to get from A to B. The album inspired us to create a collection of travel bags and accessories that recapture the spirit of adventurous travel. .”

"The world breaks everyone, and then some are strong in the broken places.