An activity passed down from father to son.
In 1908, Riccardo’s great-grandfather began binding books. Over one hundred years later Riccardo uses the same techniques. Carrying on the tradition of Florentine bookbinding made entirely by hand.
MARBLED PAPER ART
The various handcrafted products are made using a Marbling Technique. Riccardo’s products are made at his workshop and showroom. Each piece made is unique and exclusive.
TRADITION AND INNOVATION
Remaining faithful to the centuries-old history of Florentine bookbinding dates back to the 16th century. Riccardo Luci has developed new techniques combining design and tradition in innovative and exclusive objects. That include original marbled leather productions of wallets, key cases, document folders and cosmetic bags.
WHY VISIT THE WORKSHOP
You will have the chance to see a traditional Florentine artisan crafting ancient techniques.
Riccardo Luci’s workshop and showroom are much more than a shop; it is a refuge in which the artisan tradition and culture itself of Florence survive and is perpetuated. A place where you can feel the authentic and ancient atmosphere of the most important Renaissance City in the world.