The company was born out of a passion for design,craftsmanship, coffee and the environment. The bags are all fully handmade in Amsterdam by Jose.
It was inspired by using the latest world of textures and colors and materials . We use vegetable tanned leather matures gradually over time.
The Mollura bag range are made only from high quality materials wich have been exhaustively tested.
Each Bag has been carefully designed after a study of the practical needs for a regular day. Due to the nature of the leather no 2 bags are exactly the same. Offering you a unique product that not only looks great on your arm but has a big philosophy.
2016 brings new collection for shopping , travel, as well as highly practical accessories, born out from a long research.
The company was founded by Jose, he was born and raised in Buenos Aires, Argentina. His life journey began back packing on the South American coffee plantations.
Extensive travel and a strong interest in the coffee world took him to South India where he worked as a volunteer and learned how to design and make handbags. Yet it wasn't until he started roasting in Amsterdam for a speciality coffee company and member of SCAE (Speciality Coffee Association of Europe) that the idea started to develop.
2nd place Buenos Aires Barista Championship 2011
Champion 2013 , 2014 Coffee in good Spirit Championship ( Netherland) 10 position in the world cup in Nice , FRance 2013.
Working with the coffee sacks daily and cycling the canals of Amsterdam he became inspired to combine the skills he'd collected over the years and start the development of the Jose Mollura bag collection.
Besides Designing at the moment he works as a Head Roaster and Quality control Manager at Moyee Coffee traveling to the best coffee plantations in Ethiopia.
Santiago Boceta was born and raised in Canelones, Uruguay. His mother was originally from Austria and both parents were professional photographers. He shared their love of photography and moved to Austria to study.
In 2006 he graduated from the prestigious Film Academy in Salzburg and now operates his own studio there.
With a distinctive style that he calls 'a different way of seeing things' he was hired him for the campaign “coffee drinkers are better lovers” and made the video in Venice that's featured on this site.