An employee working on a handbag at an Hermès leather goods workshop. The luxury goods manufacturer was the first to offer a restoration service. Photo: AFP
An employee working on a handbag at an Hermès leather goods workshop. The luxury goods manufacturer was the first to offer a restoration service. Photo: AFP
Fashion

From Hermès to Chanel, restorations and repairs are being embraced by luxury brands – here’s why

  • Brands have always worked to the idea that people want to update their accessories regularly. This is no longer the case – and companies are cottoning on
  • Many fashion houses now offer repairs on leather goods, which is not only great in terms of longevity but is ‘incredible’ when it comes to building brand value

An employee working on a handbag at an Hermès leather goods workshop. The luxury goods manufacturer was the first to offer a restoration service. Photo: AFP
An employee working on a handbag at an Hermès leather goods workshop. The luxury goods manufacturer was the first to offer a restoration service. Photo: AFP
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