clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Meet the Maker

Racked is no longer publishing. Thank you to everyone who read our work over the years. The archives will remain available here; for new stories, head over to Vox.com, where our staff is covering consumer culture for The Goods by Vox. You can also see what we’re up to by signing up here.

There are still some great artisans left in the Boston area, and Boston Magazine profiles one in its latest issue: Since 1974, Frank Clegg has been crafting leather goods out of a 5,000-square-foot Fall River studio. Clegg and his team hand-piece and stitch each bag and duffel from vegetable-tanned leather; prices for his work range from $200 to $9,000. [Boston Mag]