Dooney & Bourke was established in 1975 in Norwalk by Peter Dooney and Frederic Bourke. They created styles ranging from classic to contemporary for leather goods, which have been the hallmark for each Dooney & Bourke collection. With the use of the finest raw material, they revived the oldest techniques of leather craftsmanship and produced the best designs and a broad range of fashion accessories for men and women. The collection includes handbags, watches, travel accessories, jewelry, etc. There are more than 25 Dooney Bourke outlets throughout the country and more than 150 international boutiques.
At the Dooney Bourke outlets, you can find many featured collections and we will check out some of these below.
The Beacon Collection
This collection of handbags for women is made out of European leather finished with Italian hardware and is full of vibrant colors. Beacon Domed Satchel is one of the bags from this collection which is designed out of Beacon leather and has a streamlined style. Fine stitching detailing is reflected in the use of white thread highlights. It has a gold-plated logo, detachable shoulder strap, two outside pockets, an inside pocket, and a key hook. It can be cleaned with the use of a soft cloth slightly dampened with distilled water and a mild soap. Leather conditioning agents, creams, polishes or cleansers should not be used to clean the bag. All these bags come in an extensive range of colors to choose from.
The Derby Florentine Collection
The Derby Florentine Collection for women has Florentine leather matching with sparkly Vacchetta trim and custom Italian hardware. Derby Florentine Shoulder Bag is one of the handbags from this collection which has the customary features of a Florentine collection. It has two inside pockets other than one zipped pocket and a key hook. As the Florentine leather is not explicitly treated for water repellency so it will get darken when it gets wet and will have the original tone of color once completely dry. It has a waxed surface helping in keeping off some dirt.
The Men’s Florentine Collection
This collection helps one strike a perfect balance between being practical and staying classy. The Men’s Florentine collection is crafted to offer durability with Florentine Vacchetta leather. Florentine Hunter Messenger is one such briefcase that has a flexible Florentine leather paired with matte gold buckles and a long strap, making a perfect style statement. You can find a laptop compartment, multifunctional pockets, zip pocket, adjustable strap, and magnetic snap flap closure. One can get rid of minor abrasions on the bag by using a soft cloth.
Apart from these, there are many more wonderful collections available at Dooney Bourke outlets such as Derby Pebble, Derby Seude, Emerson, Harding, Alto and many more.