daily fashion blog posts

The Leather Fashion Blog : Kaillou Posts

Welcome to our daily fashion blog ! We will post informative content about leather, the industry, different clothing and wearing style. As we are just starting, feel free to give us feedback on our content, it will be much appreciated. You can also suggest us some topics to post on ! We are open to any recommendation to serve our readers.

We are open to guests posts! If you are thinking of relevant content please reach our to us directly at our email [email protected] or on our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/kaillouhk/ 🙂 Our team will reply with the shortest delays.

Daily Fashion Blog

Strathberry Bags: Elegant Minimalistic Designs

Founded in 2013 and with a design worn by one of the world’s most famous women, Strathberry bags have managed to thrive in a growing market for middle-class handbags. Known for her firm, defined bags with a classic look and distinctive handwriting, these handbags have defined the brand’s reputation as a luxury brand for women […]


How to choose between Card Holder, Coin Purse, or Leather Wallet ?

Fashion and Card Holder A stylish card holder is a carefully chosen gift. It can be a virtual repository of your life, storing receipts, club cards, prom photos and other personal items, but don’t forget that it’s also an important accessory that determines your style and shows that you are who you are. If you […]

brandy melville

How to put Brandy Melville out of your own style?

Brandy Melville’s simple fashion Brandy Melville’s minimalist style is a big hit in recent years. The seemingly ordinary pure color and simple models put on the upper body but have a smart youthful atmosphere. No wonder Brandy Melville has the magic power that makes people rush to. Not every girl likes floral dresses, but everyone must have at […]

k11 musea

The k11 Musea : a new fashion hub ?

The k11 Musea : concept and architecture The K11 Musea is a unique museum, built to promote art and fashion at its core. Located on Hong Kong’s waterfront, it is a unique blend of modern design, blended with a celebration of art and culture, and an immersive experience primarily aimed at millennials. Its lighting has […]

full grain leather

Why use full grain leather for handmade bags ?

A marketing overview of genuine products vs full grain leather products. Have you ever wondered what the difference is between full grain skins and fake one? In this article we will look at the “genuine” scam and how it is produced, how it fills up against other types of skins. Before we explain what a […]


How to understand the 4 different leather types ?

Full Grain Leather This is the type of leather that develops a beautiful patina over time and only becomes more beautiful with age. There are other leathers, too, such as wool leather, cotton, woollen fabric and even animal hide leather, to name just a few examples. The first layer, which is cut and split from […]

handmade leather

How to craft fashionable hobo leather bags

Kaillou Handmade Leather Hobo Bags : Made to fit all seasons ! All you expect from Kaillou is a stylish go – hobo leather bags made with timeless craftsmanship techniques. Hand-painted handmade leather, strong zippers, a portable work of art that is as stunning and stylish as it is practical. Our hand-painted “Hobos” bring you […]


Leather works and special tools

Cutting Leather : A specific practice ! Cutting leather may seem like a relatively simple activity, but all you need to know can be taught to make pretty much anything out of leather. Based on the basic function of a knife, rotary cutters and scissors are additional tools used for cutting leather and are useful […]


How to protect your handmade leather crafts

Tips and Tricks ! You need to be careful with your fine leather briefcase, bag and accessories. In this article, we have collected some insane tips and tricks on how to do this and clean your leather bags. Keep your leather crafts away from the water ! We cannot control the weather or when it […]


[Announcement] COVID-19 Discount on Leather Crafts

Dear customers, Considering the recent events of the COVID-19 pandemic, we have decided to start a special discount campaign to support our customers. A 20% discount will be applied to all goods from our shop until further notice with the code KAI20 (one code per customer). UPDATE 31.05.2020 Promotion Ended. Many thanks to all our […]


The Impact of the COVID-19 on the Apparel Industry

The COVID-19 is without a doubt the worst crisis since the world has known for the past 100 years. The handmade leather crafts /clothing/textile industry is at the front line, and the demand for goods is rapidly decreasing over time. For instance, in April, the market had 31% of global orders canceled on average, according […]


The history of leather: From skins to leather crafts

Leather appeared a thousand years before our era throughout the Neolithic period. This era of prehistory is marked by the sedentarization of man based on agriculture and livestock rearing.  The prehistoric man worked with skins, barks, and leaves, and discovered vegetable tanning. Rotting skins are used to build sophisticated garments and tools. The discovery of […]

vegetable tanned

The vegetable tanning process explained for leather bags

Why vegetable-tanned leather? This is a misjudgment that vegetable-tanned leather is vegan. Actually, vegetable-tanned leather refers to the way of tanning which literally means using vegetable tanning leather. It is a historical, traditional and organic way. Here, I will briefly introduce the process of how to make vegetable-tanned leather. STEP 1 First, as we know, […]

1 comment

Why is hand-dyed leather unique?

The environment pollution and health problems always come up with leather dye.  Chemical is not only polluting the water but also harmful to our bodies. Such as skin irritation, make you itchy, and sore eyes when the skin is exposed to the chemicals. Also, I believe that we do care about workers’ health as well. […]

craftmen workhsop

Our working ethics

We deeply believe in one thing: products reflect craftsmen’s emotions. We care about our staff and the quality of our products. Thus, we would like to do everything to make sure every staff here works in a relaxing and joyful mood. Happiness matters In our studio, we are free to wear anything comfortable while working. […]

skinny belt lemon

There is one thing to make you standing out from the crowd

Fashion lovers spend a lot on clothing, handbags, accessories… They look great in these items. But there is one little detail they have missed which is the most important part of an outfit. Let me give you a hint 🙂 Last time we talked about the 90s Hong Kong vintage fashion, and this little thing […]


Say goodbye to monotonous fashion

Say goodbye to monotonous fashion “It is only shallow people who do not judge by appearances. The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible.” —Oscar Wilde Clothing is a code, tells who we are. Nowadays, clothing is not only for covering the body or keeping warm but also for an aesthetic […]

hk 90s vintage9

Hong Kong 90s Fashion

Hong Kong 90s Fashion   I guess many of you will be surprised when you see the title. Hong Kong may not be as famous as Paris, but it has had its unique fashion styles. Hong Kong is an international city that has been influenced by both western and Chinese culture at the same time […]

1 comment

Subscribe to our newsletter!

Want to read more about Kaillou ? Read our story !

daily fashion blog