Carolyn Mackenzie is a self taught leather artisan who creates unique home furnishings from her studio located in Avon, Connecticut, USA. Her signature approach combines hair on hides with the traditional art of leather craft. At the heart of each creation is the appreciation and respect for the material which is sourced from reputable and sustainable sources. She embraces the natural patterns, textures and rich colors of each hide by carefully hand cutting and hand stitching or embellishing each piece. Although time consuming, she believes that the most beautiful things are made in time, and will be cherished forever. Her design aesthetic is strongly influenced by her South African roots, and her love for clean, contemporary lines. With a background in interior design, she is able to advise and proudly create unique pieces that will add that special touch to your
Carolyn is also the founder and designer of the
leather market bag.
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