Ostrich leather bags are bags made from the skin of an ostrich, a large flightless bird native to Africa. Ostrich leather is known for its distinctive texture, which is characterized by raised bumps or quills that give it a rough, wavy appearance.
Ostrich leather bags are generally more expensive than bags made from other types of leather due to the relative rarity of ostriches and the unique characteristics of ostrich leather. They are prized for their durability, softness, and resistance to stains and water, and are often considered a luxury item.
Ostrich leather bags are available in a range of colors and styles, including classic black and brown shades as well as more vibrant colors like red and purple. They can be used to carry a variety of items and can be worn as a statement piece or as a classic accessory to add a touch of sophistication to any outfit.
Ostrich leather bags are considered a sustainable material because they are a byproduct of the food industry and do not require the animal to be killed specifically for its skin. However, it is important to consider the environmental impacts of the production of ostrich leather, including water pollution and the use of chemicals in the tanning process, when purchasing an ostrich leather bag or any other product made from ostrich leather.
Everything we offer at Ostrich2Love is ethically sourced and supports local, fair-trade workshops and small businesses in South Africa. Beautifully hand-crafted with exquisite detailing, we are both dedicated to sourcing the finest products and supporting the local economy in The Karoo, constantly expanding our collection with exciting new products.