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All you need to know about the Black Friday 2020Black Friday has arrived and as every year brings great discounts and unmissable promotions. This is an anniversary born in the United States that establishes the beginning of the Christmas shopping season. On this occasion, traders offer their customers important promotions, generally increasing the number of sales and traffic. 

Although Black Friday initially lasted only one day, that is the Friday after the Thanksgiving Day, nowadays the period has been prolonged so much that it is usual to talk about Black (Friday) Week.

Black Friday is therefore the perfect opportunity to buy Christmas presents at fair prices without sacrificing the quality of the product. It's the optimal time to buy something for yourself or give a Christmas present to your loved ones. 

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The evolution of the tools for working leatherThe leather processing requires precise techniques and tools. Over the centuries, craftsmen have used different tools, so that they could perform every single process in the best way, from cutting to perfecting the leather.

Year after year the techniques have evolved, developing precise and efficient tools. In this article we will try to briefly tell you how these tools have changed and which are the ones most used today by Florentine artisans.

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Mona Lisa was a florentine woman selected by LeonardoThe Gioconda by Leonardo da Vinci is considered one of the most particular and famous paintings from all over the world, in which a female figure sitting in an armchair is portrayed. The most interesting element is certainly his cryptic and almost imperceptible smile, which has led to many studies by historians.

Made between 1503 and 1504, this oil painting has become over the years an iconic work, attracting the attention of thousands of artists and becoming the best known portrait in history. Part of this popularity is certainly due to the halo of mystery behind the painting, the subject depicted and its gender.

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There are a lot of closure types for leather walletsThere are various types of closures for leather wallets. There are those with zipper, with the button and with the clip, and what distinguishes them is the quality, durability and ease of use.

In this short article we will look at the history of the most interesting closures, who created them and the functionality they have. We will see the greatest strengths of each, trying to help you choose from now on the one that best suited you.

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The writer of Pinocchio was born in FlorenceOn October 26 is recall the death of Carlo Lorenzini, a famous writer remains in the hearts of adults and children thanks to one of the most known novel in the world: The Adventures of Pinocchio.

Collodi, as well as being a writer, also played the role of journalist, founding one of the major satirical newspapers of the time: Il Lampione. The great success of this project led him to collaborate with numerous journals.

In addition to that, in 1948 (the same year of publication of the humor magazine), the writer enlisted as a volunteer with the Tuscan battalion against the Austrian army, where fortunately he came out unharmed.

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How to keep clean a high quality leather bag at homeA high-quality leather bag is a synonymous of elegance and resistance over time. However, since it is made with a natural material, it’s good to clean it regularly to keep it beautiful and to avoid any type of stain.

To clean a leather bag at home are not required special and expensive products, but you just need to know a few methods that we learnt from our grandparents. A leather bag should be cleaned at least a couple of times in a year, using a simple rag with a small dose of neutral hand cream.

There are different methods to clean a leather bag and we advise you to try any type of cleaning starting from a little visible and wide point of the bag, to make sure that it does not ruin it. 
In fact, you must learn that each leather reacts in its own way, especially if it is handcrafted with natural products. 

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In Florence took place the first high fashion parade in ItalyIn addition to being the cradle of the Renaissance, Florence is also considered the world capital of men's fashion. It is precisely here, in fact, that every year numerous designers gather to celebrate the fashion event par excellence: Pitti Immagine Uomo. 

It is now 60 years since its first edition, yet even today the event enjoys such a reputation that allows it to have a considerable economic impact for the entire Florentine territory.

Around the main event of Pitti Immagine are organized presentation ceremonies, parades and worldly events in the historic buildings of Florence and in the surrounding areas; all this is housed in historic buildings with unique beauty.

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What are the best seams for a leather bag

A quality handcrafted leather bag requires high-standard stitching, made with extreme care and precision by expert hands. This is a critical step because the slightest error could ruin the product. 

For that reason seams of bags are are made by tailors with years of experience, whose manual skill allows them to perform precise. 

The tailor has the opportunity to make seams by hand or machine, on which depends the timing and final quality of the product. A hand-sewn product will probably be more valuable, but less precise (and "perfect") than a machine-sewn product.

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