We are dedicated to upholding the highest standards of quality and sustainability in the leather industry. Our certification process ensures that only the finest, responsibly produced, and authentic Italian vegetable-tanned leather receives our seal of approval.

Quality and Sustainability, the cornerstones of our certification, guide our rigorous evaluation criteria. Each criterion must be met to ensure that our certified products meet the highest industry standards.

To achieve certification, the leather must first meet the stringent 4 quality criteria outlined on the Quality page. Once the quality standards are met, we assess the 4 sustainability criteria, which are outlined in more detail on the Sustainability page.

Quality Criteria:

  • Type and Source of Raw Hides
  • Full-Grain Leather
  • Traditional Italian Artisanal Tanning
  • Performance Characteristics

Sustainability Criteria:

  • Vegetable Tanning
  • Ethical Sourcing of Hides
  • Effective Waste and Resource Management
  • Proven Social Responsibility

By meeting these stringent criteria, our certified products embody unmatched quality, sustainability, and lasting beauty, providing trust and assurance to our partners and customers.

If you are a tannery seeking certification, you can apply here:

*Please note that if the prerequisites for certification are not met during the application process, a second chance to apply will not be given.