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Laurel - Leather & Wool accesories

Montevideo, Uruguay · 63 Sales

uyLaurel

Laurel - Leather & Wool accesories

Montevideo, Uruguay 63 Sales On Etsy since 2010

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Last updated on Nov 9, 2017

Hi All,
We have been off a lot in the last couple of months, sorry if we took long to reply to you messages lately. We are taking some time off, to rest and regain new energy. Hopefully we will be back soon. :)

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About

Laurel - leather&wool accessories from Uruguay

Laurel leaf is a plant used as a seasoning

A seasoning is an edible substance added to food to make it more flavorful to the eater. In this same way, accessories are to clothing as the condiments to food.
And that´s how we chose the name for our label.

Laurel was born in April 2010, when we (Lucrecia and Lucia) two young Uruguayans designers, quit our corporative jobs to start designing products that were significant to us.

Laurel designs, develops and manufactures female accessories that combine author design, locally sourced materials and local labor.

Uruguay is recognized on a global scale by its Cattle production.
This Industry derives in by-products such as leather and wool, which are the main textile raw material produced in the country.

Consequently, Laurel chooses to work mainly with leather, which is known for being a native, noble and excellent material. Every piece of leather used by Laurel is selected directly from where it is produced: the main tanneries in the country.
Laurel offers contemporary and versatile products that gather craft with new processes and technologies.

Laurel´s philosophy implies constant quality and warmth on what is done as well as working with the conviction that the design process must be done “inside out”: From heart and intuition rather than from pure trend. We beleive in slow fashion. Uruguay inspire us. Each Laurel line is inspired by part of our country´s culture.
"Paint your village and you will paint the whole world" Tolstoy

www.laurel.com.uy
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Shop members

  • Lucrecia de León

    Owner, Designer

    I am an Uruguayan textile-fashion designer who loves drawing and painting comics (www.osoconalas.com.uy). Now also in a new exciting role: mother of Olivia, July 2015 :)

  • Lucía Benitez

    Owner, Designer

    I am an Uruguayan textile-fashion designer, and mother of Franca (April 2016) I also work as a designer at Manos del Uruguay, a nonprofit collective of weavers and knitters artisans in rural Uruguay. More info: www.luciabenitez.com.uy

Shop policies

Last updated on June 17, 2015
Hi! We are Lucrecia de León and Lucia Benitez, the minds behind Laurel.
You are very welcome to our Etsy shop!

Accepted payment methods

  • Money Order
Returns and exchanges
Returns are accepted within 5 days of receipt, only in original condition with tags attached.
Your order will be refunded less shipping charges and a 20% restocking fee.
Please contact us if you have any questions
Payment
Please contact us if you have any doubt about payment methods.
Shipping
We ship within 1-3 working days of purchase, except for special or custom orders that may take some more days.
We use USPS or FEDEX for deliverys in the US.
For any other country we use their national post service.

Please note that shipping may take between 1 to 3 weeks in the US, and more if you live in other country. Please note buyers are responsible for duties and customs charges that may be incurred.

Please contact us if you request any special shipment.
Additional policies and FAQs
Packing:
We ship all our products with Laurel logo engraved in leather with a chain so it can be used as a keychain.
All our products include a card with instructions and care.
We pack our accessories in a plastic bag and then in an envelope to prevent moisture damage that may occur during shipping.

Please contact us if you request special packaging.

Please send an email to info [!at] laurel.com.uy if you are interested in wholesale or if you would like to request a custom item.