Piles of Hides ready to dyeing
Soaked in acidic pigeon excrement to soften the hide at Fez Tanneries (More than a thousand years old)
Soaked in vegetable oil
The process of elkarti's natural leather tanning starts here and it takes about 55 days to finish the natural vegetable based tanning process.
Hides cut to patterns
Then the design is implemented and the handcrafting begins.
Hides stitches to produce a final product
We use traditional hand crafting techniques that date back hundred of years.
The finishing touches
Once all the hand stitching is done we finish the last details by sewing machine.
Then the handbags are ready to be hand branded.