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An Absolute Gem

This was our first stop when we came back to San Gimignano. The items here are exceptionally... read more

Reviewed October 22, 2018
Jeremy F
A Place Not To Be Missed

We were initially drawn by the unique tan leather color found all over the store and stopped in... read more

Reviewed October 22, 2017
Jeremy F
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Oct 22, 2018
“An Absolute Gem”
Oct 22, 2017
“A Place Not To Be Missed”
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Reviewed October 22, 2018

This was our first stop when we came back to San Gimignano. The items here are exceptionally unique and well crafted. The owners are wonderful human beings. My wife and are very happy to have spent time chatting with the owners and getting the chance...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

We were initially drawn by the unique tan leather color found all over the store and stopped in before entering the historic center of town. The owner spent time with us talking about the products that her husband and she make and cut a belt...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Jeremy F
Reviewed October 4, 2017

Get them before they're gone! These bracelets, belts, handbags (men's and women's) are beautifully and meticulously hand crafted. The owner and creator was still there after we visited his shop 10 years ago. He keeps talking about retiring, so get your masterpiece now, these are...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Raja M
Reviewed August 13, 2017

We returned again last week to Namsce Bazar and it's iconic and classic artisan who creates not only practical but works of art in leather. Our belts that we bought over 10 years ago still perfect. We watch this master work his magic again... Sadly,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed September 18, 2016

This small leather shop is located on your walk into the village of Gimignano. The owner was working on pieces within this shop, so that you can see them at work, making these one-of-a-kind beautiful leather treasures. The quality is unlike anything I have ever...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

A gorgeous hidden gem whose items I still cherish and look at daily. So much care and love go into each item that I feel like my purchase made me part of something special and magical. I look at their website weekly in hopes of...More

Date of experience: April 2015
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Reviewed October 7, 2015

Visited Tuscany in 2013 and stumbled into to Namsce Bazar by following our noses (you can smell the leather from the street!)... Boy am I happy we did! Wonderful handcrafted leather goods ranging from bracelets and belts to doctors bags and purses, as well as...More

Date of experience: November 2014
1  Thank adamj342
Reviewed August 3, 2015

This is the real deal! After finding questionable quality in Florence, it was refreshing to find legitimate, quality leather workmanship. My son and I had a lovely experience talking with the shop owner. When we walked in she was working on one of her hand...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank 4Dawn4
Reviewed July 30, 2014

Handmade leather goods and quality workmanship. We were so lucky to have stumbled into this little shop where they still make everything themselves. No fillers in the belts and top quality leather. All of the guys were fitted for belts and they were cut and...More

Date of experience: July 2014
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Response from LisaR520 |
Thank you so much! When we were there 3 years ago your father mentioned retiring. He also spoke of you, studying in the U.S. I so regret not buying something then. My husband bought 3 belts and a wallet. I had just bought... More