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  1. Anatomy of Silvano Lattanzi Shoes


    July 11, 2019 by Ville Raivio

    Silvano Lattanzi is an Italian artisanal shoe workshop founded in 1971. Its namesake, Silvano, hails from Italy’s village Sant’Elpidio a …
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  2. A tour at Frank Clegg Leatherworks


    April 5, 2019 by Ville Raivio

  3. An Interview with Paolo Martorano


    March 9, 2019 by Ville Raivio

    VR: Your age and occupation? PM: I’m 27 years old, which I think makes me the youngest proprietor of a …
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  4. Anatomy of a Mercer&Sons Button-down Shirt


    February 22, 2019 by Ville Raivio

    Mercer&Sons is a very American shirtmaker founded in 1982. It’s helmed by David and Serena Mercer, who founded the factory …
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  5. Mastery – Handmade Leather Goods


    February 14, 2019 by Ville Raivio

    Mastery is a leather brand based out in Japan and specialised in saddle-stitched leather goods. A one-man operation, it is …
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