A brand known for it woven leather on the exterior of artisan-made luxury leather goods came up for my research for the Basket bag 2.0. A brand which products I like very much but actually don’t know anything about… Let’s see what we can learn from the masters of Bottega Veneta!
It all started in 1966 in Vicenza, a small town near Venice. A small Italian shop was opened by Vittorio Moltedo and also run by Laura Moltedo for many years. They sold mainly men and women’s ready-to-wear clothing, small luxury leather goods and exclusive home items.
The name origins from the Italian words for Venetian shop; Bottega (shop) Veneta (Venetian). Later this Venetian shop has expanded all over the world tough the name remained.
Despite my lack of knowledge about the brands’ background, I do recognize a bag from Bottega Veneta… And as you think of it.. how is this possible? They are known for NOT putting their brand on the outside of the bags. They believe the product will speak for itself… and it does!
One of the more iconic trademarks of the brand is the woven leather. It is also known as
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