Where the runway meets the street

Founded relatively recently (1975), a company that seems older than it’s years, Ghurka take us behind the scenes for some classic factory tour action and give us a little background on their beginnings. Founder Marley Hodgson started the company off the back of an impressive haul of 1900s campaign gear created for a Ghurka regimental officer stationed in India. Acquiring the luggage at an estate sale the UK, he was struck by its quality and condition after so many years of use and non-use. Fast forward to today, with flagship stores on Fifth Avenue and Prince Street, the rest is smooth leather history.  Press play.

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