THE WORLD OF HANDICRAFTSBleu de Chauffe is the name of the blue jacket worn by French engine drivers when boiling the water to increase the pressure of the steam engine in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
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Inspired by the industrial universe of the 20th century, Bleu de Chauffe bags re-invented work bags in a contemporary and urban way.
Professional bags with a clear and sharp design, Bleu de Chauffe products are simple, practical and stylish.
Bleu de Chauffe leathers are natural leathers with vegetal tanning agents.
Vegtetal tanning is the process of transforming leathers by means of natural agents: mimosa, chestnut, acacia. Bleu de Chauffe tannery in Aveyron takes huge precautions in water treatment. After use, the water is left to settle, then clarified and reeased into the river just as pure as it was before using.
A UNIQUE KNOW HOW: MADE IN FRANCE
Our partners are involved in our project that encompasses essential and common values and respects ethical and environmental standards.
Social and environment values are the center of our approach, and guide our actions.
Proximity and traceability of all components help to reduce our footprint.
BLEU DE CHAUFFE WORKSHOP
Bleu de Chauffe workshop is located in Aveyron, just near by Millau and the famous viaduct (France).
The cutting, fabrication and stitching are hand-made by qualified artisans renowed for their skill, experience and expertise. Bleu de Chauffe bags are the best example of what our workshop have to offer.
SIGNED BY THE ARTISAN
On Bleu de Chauffe traceability label, the artisan sign and date each leather bag he has built.