Furla is a very versatile brand. Right now it is positioned among the medium priced Italian
accessories' designers, although the skills in craftsmanship and design invested in particular models could make this brand easily one of the luxury leather article designers in Italy. Furla is also one of those brands that is not afraid of mixing and trying new material combinations - they started doing that already in 1970-ties.
Furla's history starts in Bologna in 1927, when husband and wife Aldo and Margherita Furlanetto founded a brand of leather accessories with aim to make it one of the global fashion accessories' companies. The next important step the company takes is opening of store in Bologna's center in 1955. The company logo and brand name Furla is established in 1970, when company management is passed on to children of the family - Paolo, Giovanna and Carlo. The company rapidly develops and introduces more new materials and manufacturing techniques. The high quality and fashionable designs allows the company to open new stores in the prestigious Madison Avenue. Other shops of this brand were already located in fashion capitals of Rome and Paris. In year 2008 there are 296 Furla stores opened globally - from Asia to Europe and the United States. This brand is very distinct in its signature handbags - leather purses are also large part of the business, however the specialty are the combination material handbags, such as Furla nylon totes or rubber and leather satchels. This brand has contemporary designs, high manufacturing quality and affordable pricing that makes these leather accessories more accessible. The bags are very simple and beautiful. Besides, nowadays this brand also sells jewelry, timepieces, belts, sunglasses, shoes, textile articles and other small leather products. They also have a convenient e-store with good shipping rates and and a wide choice of products.
Leather and nylon bags are the most popular models for this brand. Let's have a look at some of the purses available online. Furla Anemone is one of the most multifunctional and pretty totes available right now. You can buy this bag via Furla web site, where it costs 320 euro ( around 450 USD) for the red calf leather version. More models and color variety is also provided.
This gorgeous tote bag is made of the calf skin and it has deer print. The shape is classic and specially attention is paid to the detail on the top of this bag, which is made of brown leather belt. The closure is the twist lock and it is beautifully integrated in the leather belt at the top of the bag, adding extra charm.
This bag can be carried in arms, or can be also used as a shoulder purse. The current color availability for the particular model is deep red, deep brown and white. The size for the purse is as follows: 40 cm x 33 cm and 12 cm of depth, which converted in inches is: 15.7 x 13 x 4.7 inches. Buy this bag now or wait if it shows up in the Furla sales section (called Furla outlet in their website). Then many of the Furla bags are discounted for 30 % - 40 %. Time for finding real bargains!
If you are in need of some quality daily tote, the Minerva tote bag on sale is made for you.
It is made in beautiful calf leather. The colour is very elegant grey. Inside is not lined and it features leather logo label of the brand. Closure is carabiner closure.
Dimensions are as follows: 30 cm x 4 cm x 33 cm. In inches it is 11.8" x 1.5" x 13". The bag can be carried on shoulder, as well as in hands.
Price is 240 EUR (around 320 USD) and you get also a free shipping.
This is indeed a great offer if you have some spare cash to spend.