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Why Italian Leather is so good?

 

 

We are Italian but the thing that Italian leather is one of the bests, is a fact.

But why? Let’s talk about that and at the end you can tell us if we are wrong or not.

10 Questions about Top Grain Leather

Top grain leather is one of the main leather grades. We have collected 10 of the most common questions about this Top Grain Leather.

What is Leathercrafting for you?

In our Facebook group, Leathercrafting with Giardini, we’ve asked the members: “What is leathercrafting for you?”, some answers were predictable: It’s a hobby, It’s my work, it’s an art...but some of them amazed us. 

Get the best out of a Cheap Leather? Is possible...

In a world full of great leathers with almost no imperfection there are some that aren’t the best to work with.

To avoid any waste, let’s see together how to get the best out of a cheap leather.

Do you know how?

Basic Leather working Tools for beginners

One of the benefits of choosing leathercraft as a hobby is that it can grow with you. By this I mean that this type of work can be quite complex, with intricate projects and specialized skills, but it can also be simple as you begin. 

Here some...

Safety First - 5 Tips to follow when Leatherworking

“At the end of the day, the goals are simple: safety and security." 

The safety is really important for us and it should be important to you too. Here 5 tips you should follow when leatherworking.

[TIPS & TRICKS]  Do you know how to distinguish a faux leather bag from a real one?

Did you ever spotted an amazing handbag on a store? You got closer, the design was great but you start having  doubts.  Is the bag made with real leather? 

[TUTORIAL] How To Use the Overstitch Wheel Pro

When you are going to hand stitching a leather item, you would like to have every single hand stitch with the same distance. This Tutorial is a useful guide to learn how to achieve this result with the Overstitch Wheel: this leather craft...

[TUTORIAL] How To Use the Stitch Groover Pro

 

This Tutorial is a useful guide to learn how to use the Stitch Groover Pro.

This instrument is a very practical tool that allows you to make a clean and a straight stitching line on the leather. 

5 Best Practices for a good conservation of Leather Edge Paint

The most annoying thing that can happen to a craftsman at the height of his work, is to open a bottle of paint and realizing that it’s unusable.