Leather, Built to Empower
Every purchase creates hours of empowerment for women in Ethiopia. Stable jobs and living wages help put the power back in the hands of women who will change the world.
A better bag, for a better world
Parker Clay exists to empower, and every purchase contributes to the end of exploitation in Ethiopia.
The world's finest, sourced smarter.
We use end-of-life leather from food animals, local to our Addis Ababa factory. Learn more about what sets sustainably-sourced, full-grain leather above the rest.
"This husband and wife built a luxury brand, while helping hundreds of women escape human trafficking. "
“We love this backpack for its undeniable style, but also because each purchase provides four hours of employment to Parker Clay's team in Ethiopia.”
“Now that going place and doing things is back on the table I have found myself the perfect backpack to zip around the city in. Not only is this bag smartly designed, its construction provides employment to leatherworking artisans in Ethiopia”.
How it started. How it's going.
Learn about our origin story, the people and places that have made us who we are, and of course, where you can find us in person.
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Built for Life
All of our products come with our lifetime guarantee
Ethically + Sustainably made
Each product is hand stitched and crafted in Ethiopia.