2010′s Archives

Olive Pencil Dress

Fitted Deerskin Dress made to your specifications…  

Frank Churchill's Belt 2017

“Hi Jackie. You are welcome to use this gorgeous photo of my sexy husband wearing the beautiful belt you made him. He literally wears it every day. Xo Jerri”  

Western Belt

We stock varieties of belt buckles and leathers to make individually designed custom belts at Leather Waves      

Southwest Sweater

Hand Knit zip-up Sweater Jacket with leather belt…one-of-a-kind!    

Long Brown Coat

Long Leather Coat, medium weight textured lambskin, fully lined, timeless design.          


Furry keychain hooks…looks sexy in motion!  

Shearling Motorcycle

Shearling Jacket with our custom motorcycle brand label  

Black Clutch two sizes

Modern Black Leather Clutches 2 sizes with our signature mink tail key ring  

Black Leather Shirt

Thinnest softest black leather, made to order.      

Mauve Motorcycle

Happy Valentine’s Day! Sexy little mauve motorcycle jacket, made to order to your specifications!  


Custom fitted Leather Saddlebags made to order to your specifications!  

Small Black Feedbag

Lambskin Feedbag Purse  

Blue Vest

Soft thin Lambskin Leather Vest or sleeveless shirt, fitted and snug.      

Patchwork Deerskin Purse

Deerskin Patchwork Shoulderbag with braided and stitched strap, strong durable and good looking!      

Black Deerskin Pants

Our Deerskin Pants are fit to your measurements and style specifications. High quality skins finished and fully lined.  

Handbag and Necklaces

Mini Handbag in Fur-On Calfskin with white leather trims and our Leather Tasseled Necklaces  

Burgandy Sweater and Belt

One of a kind sweater jacket with wrap belt from the studio of Jackie Robbins Leather Waves  

Purple Jacket

Purple Suede and Print Leather Combination Women’s Jacket with Purple and Pink Plaid Lining, one of a kind from Jackie Robbins Leather Waves  

Snakeskin Segal Bag

Specially produced for local Santa Monica Boutique…one piece left!  

Metalwork Belts

Only two belts available!    

Silver Deerskin Jacket

Deerskin is the softest yet strong and thick leather. Everlasting and takes on great character with wear. This woman’s jacket is feminine with hip styling!      

Green Knit Dress

Original one-of-a-kind hand knit dress with wrap leather belt, one size fits many!  

Dark Green Womens Belts

  Many varieties of belts and styles from the Jackie Robbins Leather Waves Studio in Malibu California. Send us an idea about what you want, we can probably make it!    

Black Suede Dress Open Shoulder Dress

The softest most high quality suede that drapes like liquid over the body, simplicity and elegance define this beautiful model. Lined with a stretch jersey in an aqua lizard pattern.  

Black Faux Travelbag

This bag continues to interest clients, it’s very big and so light weight!


Available for purchase, Leather and Fleece Caps…black and white skulls print, brown and flowers print, or blue and white flur-de-lis print with black leather. One size or custom fit, made to order.

Brown Belts for Guys
Womens Brown Stretch Leather Suit
Brown Ruffle Belt
Custom made perforated leather dress

  Custom made perforated leather dress, the perforated leather makes this dress lightweight, barely see the shape of the body through the pin-hole openings and knee-length slits, sexy.      

Jackie Voyage LA
New Handbag with efficient features
movie premier
Julie Carmen and Suzanne Summers 2015

My bestie, Ms. Julie Carmen rockin her Baby Blue Lambskin Dress and Jacket that she had made for her by Jackie Robbins at Leather Waves……in Las Vegas with Suzanne Summers! #leatherwaves #JulieCarmen#JackieRobbinsLeatherWaves #BabyBlueLambskin #Summer Leather #picoftheday  

rock the leatherwaves

Rockin my pink leather jacket at the Herrera/Barragan Wedding Party last night…a lot of the women wore short little leather jackets with their semi-formal and cocktail dresses…perfect for a chilly spring evening!

In the Shop 2015 - Version 4

“In the Shop” with Jackie Robbins Episode #16 My friend and client from many years past looked me up recently and wanted to know if I could replicate a vest that she had owned for several decades. It was lovingly worn past repair and the size needed to be adjusted. “Of course, and I’d love [...]


“No-Animal” leather and tapestry Yoga bags, classy, durable and efficient! View online and see the options … https://leatherwaves.myshopify.com/collections/no-animal-leather-purses-bags-and-accessories/products/tapestry-yoga-bag

paisley suit

The Holidays approach and here at Leather Waves we are inventing ways to step out and look amazing! This “one-of-a-kind women’s leather suit is a stunning show stopper! Made of the softest thinest lambskin print leather with a green and pink paisley design imprinted with a raised texture on the skins. Details include shawl collar [...]

chamois bikini page 1

Chamoise bikini’s haven’t changed much over designer Jackie Robbins career making leather good for Leather Waves in Malibu CA they are still sexy, minimal and powerfully good looking

Pink Leather Motorcycle Jacket

New pink leather zipp jacket, a little motorcycle and a little femme chic, thanks to Jeff Herrera for the beautiful photograph. Custom Order this great piece in a variety of leather or suede colors!

custom straps

Custom straps made at Leather Waves by Jackie Robbins for A.F.’s Redwood Box

Chamoise Bikini Ad

Our newest ad in 90265 Magazine, the custom fitted Chamois Bikini. Made to order to your specifications, call us about setting an appointment!

Pink Motorcycle

Beautiful Nicollette Herrera, Leather Waves MUSE…visiting the Jackie Robbins Leather Waves studio and trying on our newest women’s quilted crocodile print lambskin motorcycle jacket in rose and gray — at Leather Waves Sudio.

Linderea Purse

The “linderea” is a version of my feedbag style purse. It is a great example of the personalization of a Leather Waves Design. Made of a lizard print sheepskin leather in electric blue. There a two different handles that can be used to carry the bag. The two short straps that go over the arm [...]

Dress well

Life is amazing, every day is precious. Dress well and get out there and show the world who you are!  

Urban Leather Ware

Custom fitted to your specifications this goatskin cafe racer motorcycle jacket is the most thick yet soft and luxurious leather to wear. Cut to fit the body perfectly by custom order, with black anodized zippers of the highest quality from Italy, quilted lining without the puffiness. From the studio of Jackie Robbins Leather Waves. Contact [...]

pencil skirt and mini evening bag

Was in Boston, Mass. this past weekend and made great use of my white lambskin leather pencil skirt, it was perfect for everything, and it looked great in my photos, don’t you love when that happens?! Also new version of the feedbag, smaller, excellent for evening and special occasion…crocodile print fur-on cowhide, with white cowhide [...]

purple feedbag purse

Great women”s handbag! Perfect shape and size. strong yet subtle color combinations. Fun details, including two sided and colored fringes, tassels and ties on zippers, keychain hardware with tiny digital photo carrier or fur tails, great looking phone pocket on one side, and key pocket on the other and exciting print linings with large zippered [...]

blue denim vest front

Short and sassy denim blue leather vest with wide shoulder and fitted body. V shaped neckline front and back. Small pleats at fronts and center back. V shaped wedge at waistline in back. Antique silver metal snaps down front. Unlined lambskin, lightweight and durable. By custom order in a variety of colors and textures.

"no-animal" dress

  Great new dress for spring from the studio of Jackie Robbins and in faux leather trim and belt with black eyelet fabric…latest from the “No Animal” line!

leather necklace

Leather Waves tassel necklace Just made a bunch of these on a fluke, get them while they last…limited supply! $48.00 30″ chain Black or Brown Leather Antique Silver or Bronze hardware. Add CA sales tax and $5. shipping if you need it! info@leatherwaves.com  

denium blue handbag/90265 life & style magazine march 2014

Leather Waves handbag getting play in the latest issue of 90265 life & style magazine, this one in denim blue ostrich print skin, with chambray colored lambskin details and a multi-blue colored paisley print lining. Each piece is one of a kind. this piece is for sale, or by custom order.  


One of my very favorite clients brought me the most gorgeous Sable Fur last month. She said “This coat just lives in a bag under my bed because I don’t wear it anymore.” It’s was seriously one of the most beautiful coats I’d ever seen. Extraordinary workmanship, the skins perfectly matched, full length to the [...]

Ad for 90265 Purse December 2013

Our latest handbag, Eggplant and Purple my favorite combination of colors for Winter 2013! For sale in our online store. Look for our ads in the fantastic new magazine 90265 Life & Style Magazine I’m also writing articles for them, this month “Malibu’s Entrepreneurial Spirit”, meet the most fabulous and well loved small business people [...]

eggplant and purple

These are the first pieces in a series of leatherwork that I chose to do combining the colors eggplant and purple. I’m just in love with this color combination this year…the richness it exudes is seductive, it doesn’t hurt to add some flirty pink hair to the ensemble either. In these pictures see the slim [...]

Jerri's iPad Beltpouch

  Had the opportunity to make a very useful and great looking belt pouch for Jerri Churchill an esteemed member of the DGA, who now does her job “paperless”, using her iPad mini, so having it on her body at all times on the job is essential! Black Goatskin Leather with purple ostrich print pigskin details. [...]

Baby Boxing Leathers

Last week I did an adorable outfit for a commercial. The producers wanted an outfit for a 2-year old that mimicked what Floyd Mayweather wears in the ring, a leather and snakeskin jacket and trunks. It was really fun and the production team was amazed with it’s authenticity! Move over Floyd, Baby Mayweather may not [...]

no-animal wrap

My dear friend the lovely and talented actress Julie Carmen stopped by Leather Waves yesterday and tried on our new “No-Animal” wrap, sweater styled jacket. Light as a feather with a very soft combed-like cottony interior. The perfect cover up as we change seasons from fall to winter. For Sale in our Online Store!

extreme paddle board bag

My old friend Jim Archibald is realizing his passion for Beach Paddle Ball through his new company Malibu Paddle Co. He shapes and constructs the paddles by hand, each piece a work of art. He came to me a couple of weeks ago, asking for a “ferrari” of leather bags to be made to hold [...]

feedbag purse

Love this purse, big and roomy, in a taupe colored distressed cowhide that has some body and holds the shape, this leather will become better and better with age. The trim leather is a floral print on lambskin that’s backed with a beautiful purple/fushia suede on the fringe, and the top half of the bag’s [...]


Casey, the new creative director for 90264 Malibu Life and Style Magazine modeled this very hot deerskin vest for us yesterday. Definitely something to rock the last days of Summer in! Thank you Casey for showing us how 2-B-Beautiful in Leather Waves! Check out the new magazine @90265malibulifeandstyle.com

Lou Gossett Leather

Lou Gossett Jr. and I went to work together to produce a line of leather bags that will accompany Lou’s Afro-Fushion clothing line for men. This piece is a shoulder carrying Saddlebag. Each side of the bag is equipped with specific pockets. One side holds a laptop computer and an 8 1/2″ X 11″ area [...]

Lou Gossett Leather

I am delighted to be asked by my dear friend and Leather Waves patron, Mr. Lou Gossett Jr. to work together to produce a line of leather bags that will accompany his Afro-Fushion clothing line for men. This first piece is a men’s belt pouch with 4 pockets on the outside designed to carry business [...]

Josefa Salinas Red Leather Tote

Just love that this bag was given to Josefa Salinas. Obviously she adores red…it even matches her car!

no-animal backpack

Some of our clients are vegans and vegetarians who prefer an alternative to wearing real leather. There have been many strides taken in textile industry to create fabrics that look like leather. At Leather Waves it’s always my supreme desire to give my clients exactly what they are looking for, so in 2010 I created [...]

leather shift and bag 2013

This is a simple leather shift is loose and comfortable. In black lambskin with a print on fabric. The print is bold, Renaissance artwork showing the expulsion of Eve from the garden. Draped neckline and tiny thin shoulder strap, finished by neat black stitching on the edges. The bag is a smaller version of one [...]

shearling jacket 2013

  Made this shearling jacket for a cold spring night in the big Apple. Just got back from Manhattan and this shearling jacket came in handy. Elegant with it’s long hair fur but sporty in it’s short and boxy but slightly fitted styling, shearling jackets cannot be worn too tight because of the fur but [...]

Deerskin Cafe Racer for D.B.

My good friend D.B. had a motorcycle jacket from the 1960s that he loves so much, wore it to just about to death, and it was actually getting a bit small. He pleadingly asked, could you remake this for me? Yes, of course, and so we began the journey of re-creating his favorite jacket. D. chose [...]

womens distressed leather jacket

This jacket had 2 lives! I made it the first time and felt there were some details missing that I could do better and then remade it a second time adding some touches that really made it shine! I had an original design and cut it from some amazing distressed lambskin leather that I loved [...]

joel kantor

J.K. doesn’t ride a motorcycle, but really wanted a cool “motorcycle looking” jacket for a sporty look in his wardroble, and to wear while driving his new cool MiniCooper sportscar. He saw some washed leather jackets in local store that he thought were cool, and asked for this type of skin. The skin has a [...]

Spring Leather Purse and wallet clutch

Just made this one for Spring. The color glows. The gold color metal details sparkle. Trimmed in tonal goat suede with the embossed golden cowhide as the main feature. Front phone pocket, zippered top, fox tail detail, and large barrel beads on stitched laces. In addition the Wallet clutch, that can be pulled from the [...]


Patchwork leather vase, we’ve been making them for years. This is the newest, in pieces of purple, pink and blue leathers sewn together with white stitching.

Leather Windbreaker for J. H.

This handsome guy is my boyfriend Jeff and he looks good in everything. He was wanting a nice leather jacket that had the shape of his favorite windbreaker, which I know well. So I designed a jacket for him that had that shape and similar fit but added some modern details that made it look [...]

Alexa #10

  Love is so tempting, yes? So I made a red leather Valentines Day dress this year. Interestingly enough it’s actually made from “no-animal” fabrics but I’ve constructed and sewn it in my typical leather working manner. Pieces of printed silk are interspersed on the bodice, hem, and trim along the exposed zipper. The zipper [...]

Motorcycle Label 2013

  My friend Joel requested that I put in an additional label to his new motorcycle styled jacket that I just made him. He wanted a vintage picture of yours truly in gear. This is one of my favorites from the late 80′s taken by Buddy R.-at that time a much sought after photographer who made [...]

leather long coat

  Street wise and leather savvy, the leather long coat is always seen in the city. I love the leather long coat because no matter what you are wearing underneath it looks great. I’ve made numerous leather long coats in a great variety of styles, for men and women. In cold weather the leather long [...]

rock and roll leather suit

  Beautiful and Sexy Shannon, star of local band “Karma Dealers” models this awesome, rockin’ deerskin leather suit. Hand cut matching lace accentuates all the seams. The tight and sexy fit is unmistakably Rock and Roll! Go to our products page and see the suit for sale in “Women’s Leather”. You can also custom order [...]

double breasted leather coat

Men’s double breasted coat made from supple but incredibly durable goat skin in a deep choclate expresso color. Metal buttons with deep spacious pockets, the perfect winter accessory. Fully lined with thick black satin it is luxurious to wear and looks great with everything. Thank you to the gorgeous and delightful Phillip Keene for bringing [...]

womens custom motorcycle

    This one is a classic, have it done anyway you want it, choose the leather or suede, color and texture. You can even have it done in “no-animal” leather, the possibilities are endless at Leather Waves!

womens distressed leather jacket

    Distressed leather jacket with a new twist, a bit longer with a “swing back”. The roominess of the body is comfortable and easy to wear over a variety of tops and light weight sweaters. Several large artful buttons close the jacket but it hangs easily when open too. A subdued full lining in [...]

custom leather belts

        Leather Waves has been making custom leather belts for 38years. Jackie Robbins can make you a custom leather belt that fits your specifications. Custom leather belts in any color. Custom leather belts in any width. Custom leather belts with or without your buckle. Custom leather belts in any length. Contact us [...]

no-animal travel all bag

Great travel-all purse in “no-animal” leather. About 15″ X 20″ it’s perfect for computer, books, overnite or under airplane seat. Easy to use double zippered top with inner pocket. Beautiful and sturdy tapestry lining. Works for men or women. By custom order in many colors and variations of fabrics, we also make this bag in [...]

leather bookbag

I love getting orders from my internet business on the World Wide Web. I do not get to meet people face-to-face and it’s a wonderful challenge to communicate design and make leather goods to order from what you can glean online. I made this custom bookbag for a student whose Father is about to send [...]

suede bikini

This bikini is a version of the Leather Waves classic. Patch worked triangle top and and string bottom out of our favorite suede for swim wear, chamois, in it’s most famous shade of pale yellow. There is a small loose flap on the front of the bottom and the strings draw through front and back [...]

belt pouch

Fanny Packs went out of style almost 2 decades ago but have you noticed that people still love the idea of a bag that does not have to be held, yet fastens to your person…. which pretty much eliminates one losing it. Someway or another I think it’s a fashion idea that won’t die. My [...]

custom bag

                  I made this bag for Kerry S. this month. She had a specific bag that she gave me with all kinds of notes written on it. We discussed her ideas and selected the leathers. The end product so surpassed the original idea she was amazed and [...]

Man Bag Jeff Herrera

Man’s Leather Pouch to be use as carry-all bag, interior lined with vintage denium, matching small wallet. Custom made by Jackie Robbins Leather Waves circa 2011

custom purse with fur keyfob

White Leather Shoulderbag with leather lined flap, interior zipped pocket, and large inner compartment, decorated with a white mink tail/ leather heart key-fob that matches the interior leather. Custom made by Jackie Robbins Leather Waves circa 2010

fur tail keychails

Fur tails made into key-fobs, keychains and purse decorations, our clients clip these to belt loops on their jeans too for a fun trendy look. A truely fashionable way to keep track of your keys! Each one is unique. By Jackie Robbins Leather Waves circa 2011  

Lisa Kantor Briefcase bag 2011

This client brought me her specs for this breifcase/purse that she desired to have made. She chose a crocodile print on cowhide in a dark grape. The interior was configured to hold her computer and various other items, lined with stripped moire, it turned out really fun and functional at the same time. Custom made [...]

Custom for Diane Greenberg

This interesting suede imprinted in silver on black in a stylized bird and flora pattern is made into a simple no-button Jacket with suede piping, and 3/4 length sleeves, this jacket style is this clients favorite, she also provided a turn-of-the-century metal purse closure that  I re-made with the matching suede. Custom made by Jackie [...]

Leather Shoulder Bag

Distressed leather shoulder bag with exterior cell phone pocket and large wallet in croc print cowhide. By Jackie Robbins Leather Waves circa 2011

mans bag

Man’s distressed cowhide leather shoulder bag with natural-edge flap. Custom made by Jackie Robbins Leather Waves circa 2011

Man Bag

Distressed cowhide with a distinct grain pattern in a small mans shoulder bag, customized pockets, buckled adjustable strap. custom made by Jackie Robbins Leather Waves circa 2011

Suede Jeans

Custom made suede jeans made to order by Jackie Robbins Leather Waves circa 2011


Cowhide Leather Backpack in black with white piping and straps. Custom made by Jackie Robbins Leather Waves circa 2011

Vest for Marianna

Printed pattern on Lamb Suede in a cap sleeved Vest/sleeveless Coat with matching covered buttons. Custom made by Jackie Robbins Leather Waves circa 2011

Valerie H. Ruffle skirt 2-09_2

Soft Black Lambskin Leather Skirt with 2 rows of tight thick ruffles, low waist, back zipp closure. Custom made by Jackie Robbins circa 2011

waist purse

Leather Waist-Purse aka fanny pack with Italian Metal Hardware and Buckle set. Custom made by Jackie Robbins Leather Waves circa 2011


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