Mar 01, 2013 · We caught up with Julie Deane, who explained exactly how she and her mother, Freda Thomas, created a company that sells Britain’s current It bag — the Cambridge Satchel. The Fashion Spot: Tell us about your background?
Julie Deane and mum Freda Thomas, The Cambridge Satchel Company The Cambridge Satchel Company started a decade ago, inspired by a conversation at the kitchen table between Julie Dean and Freda...
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Jan 24, 2014 · Julie Deane and her mother Freda Thomas founded the company in their Cambridgeshire home in 2008 with a budget of only £600. Deane, a former chartered accountant, was reading her children the Harry...
Cambridge Satchel Company Founders Julie Deane and her mother Freda Thomas attend The Cambridge Satchel Company House Warming Party on October 7, 2014 in London, England. Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images
The Cambridge Satchel Company is a British company that produces satchels and other leather goods . The company was founded in 2008, in Cambridge, England, by Julie Deane and her mother Freda Thomas as a way to pay private school fees for Deane's children. She had been looking for a durable, timeless schoolbag for her children, describing her goal as "what Harry and Hermione would have used at Hogwarts"  and telling her children "Harry Potter.
Nov 10, 2020 · Julie Deane, who founded The Cambridge Satchel Company in 2008 with her mother, Freda Thomas, discusses the expected – and unexpected – impacts of the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic on the British handbag and accessories brand.