Arte Pelle Pura : Redefining Leather
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Exquisite artwork at zenith of Indian craftsmanship carved out of
pure leather. Each piece is unique and created with hours of fine
intricate artwork put in by traditional artisans. Unique leather string
knot work involved in binding together this beautiful piece to
enhance your status quotient.
Decorating Leather is a fascinating art that dates back to prehistoric days.
Archaeologists have found leather pieces-partially preserved leather cloaks and flagons scattered wherever ancient man
Beautifully decorated leather thongs have been unearthed from the tombs of Egypt. And the prized shields worn by
Roman Centurions were of decorated leather.
Leather is a BY PRODUCT of the meat industry.
NO ANIMAL IS SLAUGHTERED FOR ITS HIDE/SKIN, BUT FOR ITS MEAT.
Much of today’s tanning technology was developed in Europe and England with new advantages provided by modern
chemistry men have developed processes is chrome tanning and vegetable tanning.
Chrome tanned leather processing is by large being banned in most developed nations. Because of harmful effects to the
environment from the chemical effluents.
Vegetable tanned leather is processed by a formulation of vegetable extracts from several types of tree barks, curd, alum
and such harmless ingredients, which are bio degradable and eco-friendly.
We use vegetable tanned leather, because this process creates the grain surface conditions needed to receive our
Leather carving is done by meticulously stamping, as in wood or marble, artistic designs using precision tools. The
components are then colored using eco-friendly dyes or pigments, and then assembled by artisans to produce wonderful
and cherish able articles.