I came across this diagram via 'Lopalo Handmade Goods' (who apparently no longer exist) and thought it explains perfectly the difference when buying a hand-sewn, saddle-stitched product; like those from FG bags!.
naturally and chrome-tanned leather in Ubrique, Spain
Ubrique donde los bolsos FG compra su piel.
Grazalema, home of FG Handmade bags
FG handmade bags granddaughter!
The other day Fernando was asked to repair a tourist´s walking boots!
Custom made dog collar by Fernando Garcia!
Just sent off 100€ to Oxfam from 'sale' of books in 'La Tienda Chica'