“Buy quality & less of it.” A somewhat short introduction to the model of Status Anxiety. Reigning from Sydney, Australia, Will Sked started a small run of wallets, roaming on foot chatting to local business & quickly rose Status Anxiety to a global brand.
Status Anxiety continues to strive towards making the best leather goods available, constantly improving their materials, production methods & adhering to minimalist designs to avoid all the bullshit that comes with material goods. Born of the idea of self-perception, doubt of your own abilities: Status Anxiety. “We’re for a life lived simply, with a greater appreciation for things that last rather than the latest fashion fad.” Says Will.
An important aspect of producing leather goods is the ethics behind the sourcing & manufacturing of raw goods. Status Anxiety creates their accessories from by-products of the food industry, using only premium Cowhides ensuring no endangered species are hurt throughout the process. These Leathers are sourced from Brazil & Italy allowing the goods to be of a higher quality & crafted into many different types including, Bubble, Waxed, Printed & Natural.
Catering for both Men & Women, Status Anxiety produces luxury leather wallets, backpacks, bags, phone & laptop cases, handbags, suitcases & a range of other leather goods catering for all needs. Empire Skate, is one of the founding stockists of Status Anxiety in NZ, you can buy their range in our store in Lower Hutt, Wellington, or shop the range online on our website, with all the major payment providers including Afterpay, Laybuy & Oxipay, and receive the benefits of competitive prices, fast shipping, and feel assured any issues can be resolved quickly, and with ease.
A 100% kiwi owned & run company, Empire strives to not only support local businesses but communities as well within our wider reach. Through the sponsoring of skate schools, community events & engaging youth in staying active & getting outdoors across the country, we aim to bring more to the table. By supporting local businesses, this allows us to stretch further & create a stronger impact in our communities.
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