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Glad & Young is a design studio producing small-batch leather and canvas goods that are dreamed up and created in Atlanta, GA. Products are designed for daily use with smart functionality and details that elevate every-day staples while reflecting the wearer’s personal expression.

The Glad & Young team is small but mighty. Erica and Anna collaborate on design ideas, construction techniques, hardware details and ways to keep every item authentic to their vision all while running the business day to day. Erica handles the industrial strength sewing machine while Anna works on all things digital— but the products are produced together with great joy. 

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Erica began sewing at a young age and began working with leather and designing bags in 2010. Through her travels and experience with leatherworking, seamstressing, custom upholstery and tailoring she gained the knowledge and passion to create quality products with enduring design. 



Anna is an award-winning graphic designer with a body of work ranging from branding and print design to digital and user experience design. She lives and works in Atlanta, GA where she received her design degree from Portfolio Center. She has an eye for all things beautiful and well made.  

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