22
March
2017

Coloured leather handbags, perfect for spring

Leather handbags, the ultimate fashion accessory

As fashion evolves for ladies, so do the rules. Some women’s handbags are more appropriate for different seasons of the year such as autumn, winter, summer or spring. Choosing the right handbag for a particular season is a great way for a lady to express her own personal style. When it comes to spring time, a coloured leather handbag is highly desirable. Choose from turquoise/tan, red/brown, light taupe/brown, beige/tan or how about dark blue/tan? Made from soft genuine calf leather, ladies’ handbags have zipped closures as well as a double handle and adjustable/removable leather shoulder straps.

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15
March
2017

Handmade leather handbags: unique and original

Exquisite handmade leather handbags

When wanting to buy a leather handbag, durability, style and practicality are important factors.Handmade handbags manufactured from genuine Italian leather have all these qualities and more. Genuine leather goods like shoulder bags, cross body bags, shopping bags, belts, wallets and handbag are handcrafted to perfection. Stylish and sophisticated handbags are ideal for work and leisure making the ultimate fashion accessory. Italian leather handmade handbags are associated with elegance and quality while having strong links to tradition. Designed and handmade with A class leather, you can expect an excellent product refined in every seam and insert.

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8
March
2017

Leather goods made in Italy: Veneto, Tuscany and Campania

Leather in All Shapes and Forms

From leather handbags and wallets to shoulder bags, clutches and business briefcases, leather is a versatile and classic material which produces a vast variety of beautiful and long-lasting products. The Florence Leather Market website is the ideal place to find an impressive variety of genuine leather goods.

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1
March
2017

Italian leather wallets as gifts for father’s day

Choose Italian leather wallets for Father’s Day

Your father’s wallet has probably seen a lot of wear and tear over the years. If it’s in a sorry state and one step away from crumbling into dust, what could be better than buying him a top quality Italian leather wallet? Genuine leather wallets make the ideal gift for Father’s Day especially when handcrafted out of stylish Italian leather. These fashionable men’s accessories are just the job for work and leisure. Each wallet is designed and hand made with A class leather. Every compartment has been beautifully hand sewn, many with double stitching.

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22
February
2017

Leather goods manufacture: phases of leather working

First Phase of Leather Goods Manufacture: Skinning & Curing

The first stage in the leather goods manufacture process is skinning and curing. Skinning is the process of obtaining the animal skin for leather working. The skin must be removed from the animal after it has been killed, and also before the heat dissipates from the tissue.  

After this, the Curing process begins. Curing is done with salt, and this prevents the skin from decomposing between the time that it is obtained and the time that it is finally processed. It does this by removing any fluids or water from the skins, thereby preventing any bacteria from growing.

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