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Son of a Sailor on the Petty Pod!

Son of a Sailor on the Petty Pod!

Posted by Jessica on 20th Jun 2018

About five years ago we had our first collection launch party, and we asked Neliyo to come perform at Parts & Labour! Fast forward to 2018 and Neil now has a killer podcast where he interviews creativ … read more
American Made Leather Goods

American Made Leather Goods

Posted by Jessica Knopp on 31st Oct 2017

As a small maker business, we talk a lot about being handmade, but I wanted to take a moment to delve deeper into our process. There is beauty in the details, and a lot of the quality that we boast … read more
Son of a Sailor X Le Politique

Son of a Sailor X Le Politique

Posted by Jessica Knopp on 21st Sep 2017

Recently, we were thrilled to be asked to create a custom charcuterie board for a new restaurant opening in Austin. We worked with them to create a simple serving board that allowed the lovely charact … read more
Handpainted Leather

Handpainted Leather

Posted by Jessica Knopp on 4th Sep 2017

On so many of the pages of our website, you will read that our items are "hand-painted," and that "no two are exactly alike, but all are made with care!" To elaborate on that, we thought we would talk … read more
The Story of The Storefront

The Story of The Storefront

Posted by Jessica Knopp on 1st Sep 2017

William and I started Son of a Sailor just over 6 years ago now, launching our line of jewelry and assorted vintage finds. Our brand evolved quickly over the next year as we dropped our vintage f … read more