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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15
February
2017

Italian leather handbags wholesale and manufacture at Lineapelle 2017

Historical event

Held twice a year since 1981, Lineapelle is a very important international trade exhibition for the leather and tannery industries. Held in the picturesque town of Milano it attracts interested shoppers and businessmen alike from all four corners of the globe. Every February for the summer and September for the winter collections, around 1300 exhibitors display their fine leather products in an area that covers more than 45 square kilometers.

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8
February
2017

Handmade Italian leather handbags as a perfect gift for Valentine’s day

Top quality Italian leather goods

When it comes to handmade leather handbags, a made-in-Italy product reflects the cultural identity of Italy itself. A handmade Italian leather handbag originates from a unique Italian tradition which guarantees a top quality product and makes a perfect gift for Valentine’s Day. You can always tell Italian leather by its fragrance, touch and appearance. There’s quite a uniqueness that reflects Italian handbags from others. Classy handbags have compartments divided by middle zip pockets. These compartments are perfect to put a purse, card holder and mobile phone in.  If you’re searching for the ideal gift for Valentine’s Day, choose a handmade leather handbag.

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