One thing we have learned in all these years spent working with hobbyists, artisans and manufacturers, is that, the quality obtained by a hobbyist can be higher than the quality we can find on some leather items created by well-known luxury...
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.
Leather is a very popular material due to their versatility. You can use leather goods for any occasion and you would still look as trendy and modish in any style. Leather can outlast every fashion style and will still be functional in the years...
Leatherwork is a very wide word. In fact there is not a unique way to do leather working.To become a real artisan in this art you should know as much as possible.
Getting started is always the hardest part for a project, especially for a beginner in leather crafting since this fine art is really old and has a lot of peculiarities.
The end of a year and the beginning of a new one is usually a great moment to reflect and see what you've accomplished during those 365 days.
Heating or not heating the leather edge paint is one of the most frequently asked questions. But first what is the leather edge ironing?
Do you want to know how to create your own colors for paint your leather edge? Are you interested in hand applicators for leather edge dyeing? Where can you find this kind of informations?
To achieve the perfect finish of the leather edge you should keep in your mind two fundamental factors: the type of paint and the type of application.
Leather edge dyeing can be processed through two main way: the hand application or the machine application.