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Dimitrios & Esther Tsatsas

  • Tsatsas
  • Leatherworker
  • Frankfurt, Germany
  • Master Artisan
Dimitrios & Esther Tsatsas Leatherworker
Contact
English, German, Greek
Hours:
Thursday and Friday 11:00 - 19:00, and Saturday 11:00 - 16:00
Phone:
+49 6997766474
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In search of the perfect bag

  • • His bags combine traditional skills and contemporary design
  • • Many of the designs are unisex
  • • The company has collaborated with German designer Dieter Rams

Dimitrios Tsatsas spent many summers helping out at the fine leather workshop belonging to his father, who arrived in Germany from Greece 40 years ago. His father did not expect him to follow his path, and Dimitrios proceeded to study industrial design. He met his wife, the architect and event designer Esther Schulze Tsatsas, and the two design perfectionists began travelling often for work. Longing for the perfect bag for those trips, they decided to take the matter into their own hands – and those of Dimitrios’ father. Their final design received so many compliments that in 2012, they decided to launch their own business. Each bag is handmade, numbered, and often has a signature lining as blue as the Greek sky.

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Works

  • © Gerhardt Kellermann
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  • © Gerhardt Kellermann
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  • © Gerhardt Kellermann
Photo: © Gerhardt Kellermann
CREAM Type – 04 card case

This elegant leather wallet is ideal for business cards. The contents are held securely by the front flap opening. The visible part of the Pacific blue nappa lining is characteristic of all products in the CREAM collection, making a subtle contrast with the calfskin exterior.

Height 10.5 cm
Width 6.5 cm

Dimitrios & Esther Tsatsas Leatherworker
Photo: © Gerhardt Kellermann
KAGE trolley suitcase

This trolley suitcase was designed for the Wallpaper* Handmade exhibition in 2013. “KAGE” (Japanese for shadow) is a symbiosis of luxury and function, of refined materials and practical use.

Dimitrios & Esther Tsatsas Leatherworker
Photo: © Gerhardt Kellermann
LINDEN 43 shoulder bag

The clear-cut rectangular shape of “LINDEN 43” contrasts sharply with the delicate round leather straps that emerge from the interior. A modern statement piece, it is perfectly suited to wearing during the day or in the evening.

Length 22 cm
Width 31 cm
Height 8 cm

Dimitrios & Esther Tsatsas Leatherworker
Photo: © Gerhardt Kellermann
SACAR shoulder bag

Two identical square pieces of leather gathered together lend “SACAR” its volume and distinctive shape. The broad, adjustable shoulder strap, slotted through a piece of solid brass, adds a subtle asymmetry to the design.

Length 40 cm
Width 18 cm
Height 55 cm

Dimitrios & Esther Tsatsas Leatherworker
Photo: © Gerhardt Kellermann
SOMA belt bag

This small, soft bag has an elegant and clear-cut design and is intended to be worn around the waist like a piece of jewellery, transforming a useful item into a decorative object.

Length 14 cm
Width 4 cm
Height 21 cm

Dimitrios & Esther Tsatsas Leatherworker

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