The family company in third generation focuses on the essential: To create independent products of value with a passion for leather and with the love of grown craftsmanship "made in
Bernd Michael Ostwald is the creative head behind the collection, which also carries his family name. Leather was already laid to him in the cradle. Since the 1920s, leather was treated by hand in the "Oberfränkische Schäfte- und Schuhfabrik" of his grandfather, Bernhard Ostwald. With the reconstruction in Germany, the desire arose to combine tradition with modernity. Thus a new brand was established in 1950 in Nuremberg, Germany.
The brand OSTWALD stands for an architectural design with sophisticated constructions. Contemporary elegance in fusion with urban avant-garde.
Elaborate hand-made details and high-class tanned leathers creating unique handbags and accessories. Our brand represents "made in Germany" with its high artistry, contemporary
glamour and traditional fine craftmenship.
All bags and accessories are designed in companies' own studios and handmade in own workshops from italian top quality tanned leathers. Each bag has been handcrafted with the utmost dedication of our best experienced craftspeople, offering the very best in luxury leather bags.
As an indication of the uniqueness and exquisitely of our crafted luxury bags, a high-quality metal-tag engraved with the serial number is affixed inside the bag. This number is noted in our studio book and gives detailed information about the genuineness, the period of production and the name of the executive craftsman.