Bergamo, in the north of Italy.
I am Alessandro and I am a stylist.
My favorite street i Bergamo is Viale delle Mura, Città Alta.
What are some of the unique training skills a leather craftsman has to undergoes to become and expert?
Dedication and passion.
What was the most challenging skill to master?
Accuracy, the experience to gain perfection.
Do you source your leather ethically? If yes, how so? If no, do you plan to change this practice?
Through the years we selected Italian Tanneries we work with, they issue a quality certification to guarantee our standards on the leather.
Technology is constantly evolving, replacing human labor for a quicker production of products, do you think that technology will replace experts “working with their hands”?
Technology will place at the disposal of Artisans, but it won’t replace them.
Alexade next campaign will be about Men & Women F/W 17/18 accessories collection .
Sophistication is taste and perfection.