Photograph — Chris Gilbert

Tanner Bates

Dartmoor

Tanner Bates are a traditional leather working company based in Devon employing a team of skilled artisans, known as one of the few remaining leather workers using oak bark tanned leather from Europe's only remaining oak bark tannery in Devon.

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Product Packaging
Product Packaging
Product Packaging
Product Packaging
Brand Guidelines
Brand Guidelines

As they look to move into new markets, create new designs and explore how modern digital technology combined with traditional techniques and materials can meet the needs and desires of todays consumers they recognised the need for an update to their identity and marketing collateral.

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Logomark

Our solution utilised classic typography with paired with a logo marque that references both the classic leather working saddlers knife and the beauty of the countryside that provides the raw materials.

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Brand repeat

Leather making and working are part of our national fabric. Tanner Bates are one of the few makers still employing these traditions of crafting and using the leather that they are famous for throughout the world.

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Postal Packaging
Postal Packaging
Postal Packaging
Campaign
Campaign