This leather spectacle case is made from dark green calf skin by Scuola del Cuoio in Florence. The leather is sourced regionally, vegetable tanned and hand painted to obtain a beautiful antique finish. The 22kt gold decoration is also applied by hand and emphasizes the classic style.
Inside there’s space for your reading glasses or a pair of shades.
It is made from two separate pieces of leather that are soaked in water for several days and then shaped into their final form. This way, the leather becomes very durable and sustains its shape.
Our small leather goods are made by Scuola del Cuoio in Florence. The historic leather school was founded after the second world war in the Santa Croce district of Florence. They train the most skillful artisans from all over the world the traditional craft of creating hand made leather goods. Politicians and celebrities from the present and the past like Dwight D. Eisenhauer, Ronald Reagan, Cary Grant and Audrey Hepburn have been amongst the clients of this family operated business.