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A Fairly Indulgent Retrospective: Ps & Qs

“You do not have to do everything disagreeable that you have a right to do” Judith Martin aka Miss Manners Tea time, teté-a-teté, ladies who lunch, and manners! The good old days where manners and respect is the way of the elegant world by default! 72 Smalldive designed this mini-range of neo-vintage Ps & Qs handbags with the mid 20th century era in mind - an era where happiness and positivity reigns!

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A Fairly Indulgent Retrospective: Back to Basics

In 2012, 72 Smalldive launched a sundry collection called Back to Basics. This is a ‘perenial’ collection that offers a range of well made colour-coordinated sundry items for customers who love to make a impact to their daily ensemble without overt fussing & preening. The Back to Basic range consists of wallets, belts, and convertible wallet bags. All Back to Basics items are handmade by two adopted artisan workshops in Milan.    

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A Fairly Indulgent Retrospective: Le Onde

  Le Onde is about setting off to an adventure from a forest of hovering oak trees, through the moss gullies, across meandering frozen rivers and finally to the surging ocean. Muted hues from nature defines this winter collection. Leather, fish skin, wool and cashmere are blended into the designs to create a tactile contrast. Functions and style are bound together by the chord of versatility so that the accessories may be used both in the day and in the evening, on a road-warrior adventure in a metropolis or on an elopement to The Belle Époque… This collection marked our 2nd presentation with our Italian showroom Vestis. It was a collection which required us to construct a wider product range from...

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A Fairly Indulgent Retrospective: Slow Boat

As with many collection, there is always an item which caught the eyes of buyers and customers alike. Gabry, a large size shopping tote is a popular bag amongst our Italian male and female clientele. In 2010, Slow Boat Gabry was updated with vachetta leather, a untanned leather hide which developes a honey brown patina overtime. Albeit a lot heavier than the previous version, Gabry in vachetta leather was frequently on many of our customers’ wishlist, for its durability and elegant aesthetic.

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