UK Based Lewis Leathers is a name synonymous with biker culture and quality leather jackets. Many of your favorite designer leathers are likely based off their iconic models. In this video author David Hellqvist discusses the history of the Lewis Leather brand with head designer Derek Harris. Footage of archival vintage leathers and the Lewis Leathers facilities provide the backdrop for the video conversation. The interview is in support of the forthcoming book Pride & Glory: The Art of the Rockers’ Jacket. Long live Lewis Leathers. You can read the accompanying article to the story on the Port Magazine Website.
Film by Santiago Arbelaez