Kelly bag: preparing the skins

 

© Hermès  - Kelly bag: preparing the skins
© Hermès
There are more than twenty steps in the transformation of animal skin into bag, all standardised, and almost 200 different techniques, including plucking, gumming, smoothing, thinning down, treating and massaging. The skin has to become completely smooth.




  
  


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20/03/2009
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