Author: Trúc Đặng Ngọc Anh

Xu hướng túi xách thu đông 2018

Fall/ Winter 2017-2018 Handbag Trends

The fall/ winter 2017-2018 handbag trends were all over the map, with both serious and ridiculous options rampant on the runway, to suit every kind of woman. There were a lot of plain leather bags in a variety of shapes and sizes, but there were also some extreme elements. Below, discover the top handbag trends for fall […]

Goatskin product collection


Have you noticed? Brands have been going crazy in the past few seasons with goats. They are using goat skins extensively and Italian tanneries such as Russo di Cassandrino have been producing goat skins at full throttle. Why is this? What is the sudden change of heart? Talking with professionals in the industry, the main […]

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VEGETABLE TANNING (AND WET WHITE) Vegetable tanning is a tanning method that uses natural ingredients such as the bark of chestnut trees to tan the leather. Plant extracts are used for the purpose of tanning in this process. This means the finished product colour is usually warm, rich tones of natural browns. Vegetable tanning is […]


Vietnam leather exporters target revenue of $17 bln, shift focus to US

Many exporters of footwear and other leather goods have expressed hope that their combined revenue will grow more than 13 percent this year to US$17 billion, news website Dau Tu reported on Friday. While the expected growth will rely on free trade agreements Vietnam has recently signed with other countries, local businesses will pay more […]

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Taiwan’s top shoe maker Pou Chen expanding in Vietnam ahead of TPP

  Pou Chen Corp, the world’s largest contract shoe maker, has become the latest Taiwanese manufacturer to shift its focus to Vietnam in anticipation of favourable tariffs brought by a Pacific Rim trade deal. A known supplier of many major brands such as Nike and Adidas, Pou Chen is moving a large portion of its […]

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What is REACH?

REACH is a European Union regulation concerning the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and restriction of Chemicals. It came into force on 1st June 2007 and replaced a number of European Directives and Regulations with a single system. Aims REACH has several aims: To provide a high level of protection of human health and the environment from […]

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Understanding about Leather – Glossary

Leather Glossary Aniline (Dyed) Leather: Leather that has been dyed, using aniline dyes, by immersion in dyebath and has not received any surface coating whatsoever. Such leather is not made today and the term has evolved to mean a leather with no surface coating. Antique Grain: A surface pattern of markings or creases, usually irregular, […]