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Don Edgardo

Don Edgardo, 57 years old, is our modeler and one of the reasons we started manufacturing leather goods, besides footwear. We are glad to say that he has been part of our workshop for over 10 years now. Married for 27 years, he´s also a proud father who recently saw his daughter graduate from nursing school, in part thanks to all his hard work. Don Edgardo has been working in the leather industry since he was 15 years old, starting as an apprentice and production assistant, later becoming part of the pattern department; he discovered his passion for leather and strived to become a modeler. As a meticulous and valuable skilled artisan, he pays attention to details in every creation,...

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Gaby is one of our talented artisans, she´s 27 years old and has a young family; she has been able to support them while working in something she is passionate about. At first she began working in the footwear workshop, she recently started working in the leather goods department, where driven by her admiration and curiosity, she can witness directly how leather hides are transformed into beautiful and delicate products. Gaby’s manual skills are one of her many strengths, especially manual stitching. She strives to learn all different operations, so one day she can become a modeler of her own. We are proud and excited to empower her to become a well grounded artisan making her way inside SantaCroce.  ...

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