Meet the Brands | Yoshi x Lindy Bop
Lichfield Leather Ltd, established in 1967 is a family run business with over 50 years of knowledge, technique and experience producing leather goods of exquisite quality. Several successful brands sit within the Lichfield family including; 1642, Yoshi, Tumble & Hide and Safari. Born from a fusion of Osaka inspired culture and a British penchant for quality and design Yoshi create beautiful backpacks, handbags, purses and other leather accessories. Known as a breath of fresh air, Yoshi continues to produce innovative designs both seasonally and annually.
Oh, crumbs! Getting a head start on your Christmas shopping or looking for a last-minute gift idea? Pick up something tasty, a classic tea-time favourite with the Yoshi bourbon or custard cream biscuit clutch and cross body bags. Don’t stop there! For the less sweet-toothed among you, Yoshi also offers beautiful block colour staple bags for any occasion.
Keep reading for the lowdown on this practical and fun brand now available at Lindy Bop!
Introduce yourself and your role at Yoshi.
My name is James and I am one of the directors and founders of Yoshi. We are a small family run business, so I get involved in all aspects from design right through to dispatch. The small family run aspect is something we are really proud of.
How would you describe Yoshi in five words?
Something for everyone and more.
Backstory: When, where and how was the company established?
The family business has been running for over 50 years and Yoshi is a brand that launched on the back of this knowledges and expertise in the Leather goods industry 12 years ago.
What’s your favourite product and why?
It’s really hard to pick but I love the Pouches we introduced for 2018 which are really useful both as a product both on their own and as great inside handbag divide / storage option.
What product launch are you most looking forward to and why?
It’s really hard to pick a favourite, but all I can say is 2019 is a very exciting time for Yoshi with lots of new additions and styles to come : )
Any exciting upcoming projects you can share with our readers?
We have a really ‘yummy’ collaboration coming next year which is going to be AMAZING. All I can say so far is it will be in our biscuit collection and you will ‘Jammy Heart’ it.