CREATIONS THAT ARE ART THEMSELVES
The CORDINIRITA brand is the brainchild of Ilaria Ricci, a student of the University of Pavia who has an ardent passion for fashion. Each creation is unique and has a story to tell while bearing the hallmarks of Italian panache. The work is labour intensive and involves long hours of time invested in meticulously creating each piece. The collection features bags that are of the highest quality, limited in number and very exclusive.
The brand is meant for women who have a passion and flair for elegance, trends and luxury, with the accessories serving as extensions of the woman’s persona. While the brand emphasises on luxury, it also ensures functionality is balanced, to ensure that the end product is of practical use. Take a piece like Cordini Rita created by Ricci - It enlivens a woman’s sensuality and personality to such a degree that it overshadows all else around her.
The creative process is long and time consuming. The first step is selection of materials that include the finest fabrics and best of faux leather. Once the designers get their material they interpret the emotions that the materials generate. Then the ideas the designers conceive are sketched on paper. A truly artistic experience the bags are then made individually by hand. The cutting process is exacting and also done by hand. It is done by designers Ilaria and Rita who personally use their expertise to create them. Others are done by highly skilled and experienced artisans in Pavia and Florence, who specialise if faux fur and eco-leather items. In both hours of laborious handwork is needed with the items additionally embellished by ornate designs. Pieces that contain different types of lace or macramé take longer to make.
Created to perfection from the finest quality of materials CORDINIRITA creations synonymise Italian perfection of craftsmanship.