Florence has always been a town where craftsmanship is the crown jewel of the town economy.
Today, new generations of craftsmen have settled in town, creating workshops where tradition and innovation go hand in hand.
We have selected the best ones for you.
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Michele Chiocciolini atelier
Crossing the door of this young designer you will find yourself in a magical, vintage and romantic world. Clothes, accessories, everything crafted with great know-how and attention to raw materials. Accessories inspired by the architectures of Apple and animals.
A no miss.
Via del Fico 3 R, 50122 Florence
Man-woman jewelry designer
He draws inspiration from nature and ethnic tribes. Irregular stones and materials attract and trigger his creative spirit. This irregularity makes the finished object unique and special. Wood, coconut, raw stones, which are disappearing today due to man’s actions on the environment. A true genius of Florence jewelry.
Via dei Bardi 20 R, Florence
Legatoria il Torchio
Historic bookbinder in Florence acquired by young Canadian Erin Ciulla who added new ideas to the wise art of this craft. Albums, planners, stationery. All precisely hand-made according to ancient craft techniques.
Via dei Bardi 17, Florence
Design from all over the world, unique pieces often obtained from recovered materials. All picked with excellent taste by the owner, German-born Antje d’Almeida. A no miss to go home with something special in a unique packaging.
Via della Spada 34R Florence
A PERFECT BEARD
Blues Barber Shop
A long family tradition: Valerio Imperiale brought to Florence the traditional American barbershop style. A place where you may find a neat modern look following the best Italian tradition. Hair and beard are here the star of the new way men want to take care of themselves.
Via Cimabue 36, Florence
+39 055 9337616