BUILT TO LAST
Published as an online piece (May/2015) for The Scout Guide Equestrian, this article focuses on the iconic Girth Purse by Oughton Limited, through the lens of craftsmanship, provenance, and buying with intention.
"Consumer culture in the 21st century has changed greatly and, in many ways, it hasn't been kind to the concept of craftsmanship. It is easy, you see, to create something that looks good on the Internet, something that can rack up a few hundred, maybe even thousand, 'likes.' What's more difficult is to create something that really is good - something beautiful, useful, and most importantly... lasts."