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This small shop still binds books and makes marble paper by hand. The front of the shop has a lovely selection of books, journals, frames, paper etc and you can see the artists in the back creating the items (printing the paper, sewing the...more
I had known of a small paper goods shop in Florence from years ago which has since closed. I searched and inquired and came across this golden nugget of a shop - multi generational craftsmanship of beautiful leather bound books, hand marbled paper goods. The...More
My wife and I walked into this shop, just to kill time. But we walked in on a bald man (Riccardo Luci) showing a group of young Japanese ladies how he does the gold gilding on book covers. We told him how amazing it was...More
I love everything about Florence, and as this was a return trip for us, the goal was to relax and soak in the atmosphere. I read about Alberto Cozzi online as I was planning the trip, and it sounded like my kind of store. It...More
I LOVED this shop! All their books were beautifully made in a range of colours and styles. I could have spent all my money their. I want to return to Florence to go to this shop. The staff are lovely and friendly and the man...More
I knew Florence was well known for it's textiles, so I was on the lookout for a nice stationary shop. So happy to chance by this one when we were walking around during our holiday in August. Great for gifts for those back at home,...More
One of the stationary stores you would love to visit if you like Florentine papers and leather books. It is a bookbinder store and they actually bind books in the back. The papers are all original and are used for boxes, notebooks, pencils just to...More
A pleasure to visit such a special place, the paper goods and journals were of a quality that I doubt anyone could fine elsewhere in the world. Both brother and sister run the business and each has their own skills and dedication to providing a...More
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I have a ten year old son that we took to the shop...we just walked in off the street and they were busy working-Alberto is so nice, he stopped binding and took us over the to the marbling area and showed us how he does it... More
I have a ten year old son that we took to the shop...we just walked in off the street and they were busy working-Alberto is so nice, he stopped binding and took us over the to the marbling area and showed us how he does it. He was helpful and eager to show us his beautiful trade.