Leather artisans in Milan for 40 years
Passion. The dream. It was in 1979, amidst the unmistakable scent of leather goods in his workshop, that Giorgio Figus, entrepreneur, designer and craftsman, opened his first workshop in Milan, in the same year Figus Cuoio was born, an artisan company that has produced and sold of handmade leather goods and accessories in their shops in the center of Milan.
Simplicity, color, style and high quality of craftsmanship have always distinguished the brand. Figus bags and jewels stand out for their quality workmanship and affordable prices.
The bags and accessories of Figus Designer have established themselves over the years for their colorful style, essential but always in step with the times, knowing how to combine fashion and design with the typical Italian artisan tradition. Since 1979, Figus Designer designs and makes artfully bags, belts, wallets, jewels anchored to the retro magic of Italian craftsmanship, but able to renew itself with originality and keep up with the times. Each Figus accessory tells the story of the work, the time, the skill of those who gave it life. The Figus Designer brand has its roots in the past but with a strong impetus to the future
Eleonora Figus fashion designer: soul of the brand
Color, originality and refinement are the characteristics of each Figus creation designed by Eleonora.
Attentive to details and capable of giving freshness to the vintage style, Eleonora Figus infuses her own vitality and love for color in each of her creations, combining the refinement of made in Italy with the innovation of the latest trends, giving life to a result that is always amazing.
A degree in marketing and communication, important work experiences behind her and an innate passion for style that was born in the distant past, in the family artisan workshop where she “breathes that magical smell of leather” that makes her understand what the path of she. Since she was a child she has assisted in the creation of bags, in the drafting of drawings. She observed her mother, Gilda, while, as in a magic, by the skilful use of materials and a strong aesthetic sense, she created shining jewels under her eyes.
Eleonora Figus has been guiding Figus Designer and its renovation since 2012, with personality, style and irreverence, dedicating herself to stylistic research, the design of bags and jewelry, the care of purchasing relationships and the development of special projects such as Wi-Figus bag.
“I am against the Fashion Addicted prototype who passively follows the style rules imposed by the market. For this reason we have decided to let our customers play with us in choosing their ideal bag and earring. My passion for travel allows me to take inspiration for the creation of my collections. Always driven by a great curiosity towards the new and the non-compliant, I enjoy experimenting with new design approaches “
The collections: urban and refined bags, for a simplicity that stands out
The Figus Timeless bag line offers the cult models of Figus Designer, but customizable in many colors, combinations and materials. The possibilities are endless. Choose your leather bag, in genuine Italian leather or in soft animal-free coagulated fabrics: 100% made in Italy, light and waterproof.
A fresh, practical line, but full of style. Characterized by an essential design that thanks to customization and color offers unexpected creativity.
The collection includes unique and special edition pieces made of precious materials.
Urban bags are the essential accessory for a woman who lives the city and dominates it, who loves a sober, always up-to-date look, enriched by the joy of color.
The Be Figus bag line, on the other hand, is renewed based on seasonal trends. Made exclusively of genuine Italian leather, it is characterized by a refined, elegant and always current design.
Fine handmade bags and jewelry
The uniqueness of Figus creations lies not only in the style and passion of craftsmanship, but also in the quality of the materials used.
The bags, all meticulously finished by hand, are available in genuine Italian leather or soft Animal free coagulated fabrics: 100% made in Italy, light and waterproof (refined material mainly composed of cotton, vegan and resistant)
The Figus Satin jewelry collection is inspired by ancient Etruscan jewelry. An essential design, primitive with a rough and sandblasted texture is in contrast with the bright and brilliant colors of the hard natural stones. The alloy of bronze and silver, hypoallergenic, from which the jewel is made, embossed and hand-rolled, it is then subjected to a fine artisan electroplating in silver or pure gold sheets that gives a fascinating satin light.