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Silvia y Mario Shop Florida

Marcelo T de Alvear 550 | Retiro, Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires 1058, Argentina
+54 11 4315-2062
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great leather goods place

Silvia is amazing and she gives such a great background into the leather making process. Good deals... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Alex M
Fantastic Leather

A visit to Argentina is not complete without taking home some leather. In Buenos Aires, the place... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Liz W
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Park Ridge, New Jersey, United States
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Marcelo T de Alvear 550 | Retiro, Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires 1058, Argentina
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Silvia is amazing and she gives such a great background into the leather making process. Good deals and quality leather. Highly recommended if you're looking for a new leather jacket or other leather goods as presents

Thank Alex M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A visit to Argentina is not complete without taking home some leather. In Buenos Aires, the place to go is Sylvia y Mario. The staff is so friendly and helpful. The selection is amazing; so many colors, sizes, types of leather! I loved several selections....More

Thank Liz W
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Our tour guide brought us to the shop -- what a treat!! we had not intended to buy a coat and we walked out after having purchased his and hers shearlings, a sport jacket and a a cape! The staff was attentive and friendly and...More

Thank jme259
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

What a fabulous store. Excellent range, high quality, very helpful staff. Altogether a great shopping experience. Highly recommended

Thank Gfielding
Reviewed 21 March 2017

I am not a big shopper, but this store was excellent. From the staff to the unique leather products, I really enjoyed my experience here. If you are looking for great, memorable items from your trip to Argentina, I would absolutely recommend stopping by this...More

Thank hadams87
Reviewed 24 January 2017

We had a wonderful experience in this beautiful store. The leather is simply exquisite and the quality of the service was very high. On one of our visits here, my niece and I had the opportunity to meet the charming and talented Silvia, a highlight.

Thank car0linagirl2
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

After hearing about the store from a local family, I checked it out. My cousin sent me a Nordstrom's link of an Iro Ashville jacket ($1200). Sylvia herself reviewed the photos with me and then worked on three iterations of the design until she had...More

Thank seemargs
Reviewed 13 January 2017

My wife and I revisited Silvia, who had helped us purchase items (a long leather coat for my wife and a self designed men's jacket for myself, some 10 years ago. I wear my soft, brown leather (made from Capybara skins)j.This time I had a...More

1  Thank Peter L
Reviewed 9 January 2017

The leather is of the best quality. The service exceeded expectations. The owner and staff are professional. A huge difference from the tourist stores on Florida Avenue. I purchased a leather coat and suit case.

Thank ToddSeery
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

In and out of shops looking for Argentinian leather bags and jackets. Disappointed with styles and fit UNTIL I read customer reviews on trip advisor and finally checked out Silvia y Mario shop off of Florida street in downtown region of BA Helpful Sophia(?) no...More

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port, mean this neighbourhood is never truly at rest.
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gloryzoey
Hello, I would like to book Marcello for a day of wine tours on December 1 in Mendoza, is this possible? Thank you!! Gloria
25 November 2015|
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Response from JoyJoyGreece | Reviewed this property |
Hi Gloria, I am not sure if you have asked the right person for a wine tour with Marcello, my post was on the leather and sweater shop of Silvia Y Mario. Or did I miss understand your question. For booking a tour, you... More
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Mario L
gostaria e saber o endereço , pois vou para Buenos aires o mês que vem e gostaria muito de conhecer e possivelmente comprar e posteriormente avaliar neste site , desde já gracias!!!!!!!!
22 September 2015|
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