A passion for the sophistication and timeless design of Italian craftsmanship motivated Katrin Giordano to start Kagino. Her bags combine the promise of uncompromising quality paired with enduring Italian elegance. Handmade, the finest Italian craftsmen manufacture each bag for Kagino using their unique, loving and traditional processes. The leather used for all Kagino products is sourced from a traditional Italian tannery, world renowned for it's high-quality leather.
A Kagino seeks to emphasize the personality and individuality of it's owner. Subtle and understated, it combines aesthetics and functionality in a distinctive manner. A Kagino is a homage to a confident, vibrant, vivacious woman.
The granddaughter of an Italian shoemaker, Katrin Giordano has an ingrained love for artisan workmanship and is devoted to making beautiful products of the highest standards. Her bags are handmade in traditional fashion with painstaking detail and an elaborate manufacturing process, guaranteeing the quality and values for which Kagino stands. Timeless modern design and uncompromising quality.
Katrin Giordano followed her design studies working in well-known design departments of bag manufacturers for many years. Before establishing her own label in Switzerland, she dealt extensively with the manufacturing and processing of premium leather goods and immersed herself in one of the most prestigious monastic leather workshops of Florence. Her passion for design and her fascination for quality gives the Kagino's their charismatic individuality. Each of her bags carries the name of her own family members, in an appreciation of the importance of family.