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Giveaway: Saddleback Leather Classic Briefcase

By: on August 04, 2014

The Saddleback Leather Classic Briefcase. $610 of full grain chrome tanned leather with a 100-year warranty, made by dudes I'd ditch work to have a beer with any hour of the day. Not to be an a-hole, but...I can't believe I'm giving this to one of you instead of keeping it for myself. I guess a-holes can be generous too sometimes. So take advantage of my--and really Saddleback Leather's--generosity: Click here and enter to win a Classic Briefcase in Tobacco.

This giveaway is open to entrants worldwide. Yes, that means you too, Canadians.

About the Saddleback Leather Classic Briefcase

They call it the bag that started it all. Saddleback Leather founder Dave Munson designed his first briefcase, and what would become the foundation for the Classic Briefcase, while teaching English to kids in Southern Mexico. Today the bag stays true to his original concept of "made so well that my grandkids would fight over it while I was still warm in the grave," with a few tweaks to streamline its aesthetics, and modernize its functionality.

Features include:

  • Made with 4 pieces of full grain chrome tanned leather - as few as possible to preserve the briefcase's rigidity and structural integrity.
  • Constructed with no breakable parts (i.e., zippers, snaps, buttons).
  • 7 pockets: rear magazine-style; 2 side for water bottles/thermoses/sunglasses; 4 interior, 2 for pens, 2 for cables and chargers.
  • 2, 4-1/4" deep interior sections.
  • 2 side straps that can be used as belts, tie downs, or tourniquets.
  • Interior key clip.
  • 8 D-rings for lashing.
  • Convertible to a backpack.
  • Sized to fit underneath the seat in front of you on an airplane.
  • Converts to backpack.
  • Adjustable strap length of 34-1/4" to 59-1/4".

All Saddleback Leather cases come with a 100-year warranty against defects in materials and workmanship. Dave says, "If, for any reason, your piece doesn't live up to what we said it would, then contact us or have one of your descendants get ahold of one of my descendants and we'll take care of you." The Large Classic Briefcase weighs 7.6 pounds, and measures 16" wide x 12" high x 9" deep on the exterior, and 15-1/2" wide x 11-1/2" high x 8-1/2" deep on the interior.

Saddleback Leather Classic Briefcase Giveaway Entry Instructions

To register, click here and fill out the Saddleback Leather Classic Briefcase Giveaway entry form. Or, if you're already a member of DudeIWantThat.com, when the magic entry form button appears, just click it to enter.

Giveaway prize includes 1 x Large Classic Briefcase in color Tobacco. Retail value is $610.

The Saddleback Leather Classic Briefcase Giveaway entry period is open through 11:59 p.m. ET on Sunday, August 10, 2014. Our drawn winner will be contacted by email within 48 hours of the entry period's conclusion, and will have 12 hours to respond and claim his/her prize. (Should we not hear back from a drawn winner in the specified time period, a new winner will be drawn and contacted.)

Winner should allow up to 3 weeks for prize delivery.

Once winners are drawn and confirmed, they will be announced below.

This giveaway is open to entrants worldwide.

Get a Saddleback Leather Classic Briefcase Now

Saddleback Leather sells Classic Briefcases, plus a wide inventory of equally appealing leather goods, in their online store. Check out the case, also available in sizes M and XL, and colors Carbon, Chestnut, and Dark Coffee Brown, here. Get full access to travel-based leather carriers here, and business-based bags and accessories here.

I'd also recommend perusing the Saddleback Leather website for...as long as you can do it without getting caught online shopping at work. Read Dave & Co.'s commentary and check out their video collection. You'll probably end up 1 click away from flying down to Fort Worth to have a beer with the Saddleback boys too.

Saddleback Leather Classic Briefcase Winner

Congratulations to Jonathan B. of Pomfret Center, CT, winner of the Saddleback Leather Classic Briefcase. Thanks to all entrants, and be sure to check the Dude homepage or Dude Giveaways section for your chance to enter our latest prize drawing.

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