atelier, samples, small productions, shoes, men, women, handbags, small leather goods, belts, sneakers

Rafael & Co, Custom Leather Atelier, specializes in producing handmade leather and exotic skin products. We manufacture mens & women shoes, belts, handbags, small leather goods and accessories. From one-of-a-kind samples to executing a full sample collection including logo embossing, heat stamping or custom tags. With a production capacity of up to 100 units, we are the perfect stepping stone for emerging designers and small to midsize luxury design houses.

With over 40 years of experience in design, pattern, technical, sales & marketing consulting in house, we are proud to be part of the USA handmade movement. With fast turn-around... (more)


From idea to an actual sample, we know how challenging the process can be. We offer concept, design & tech pack and market consultancy services to help visualize a product/collection.


Our full-time specialists include: Master Pattern Maker handbags, small leather goods & belts, Master Pattern Maker Shoes Master Last Maker Master Cobbler


Extensive collection of leather and exotic hides in house. We can supply linings, dustbags and more. Designer can bring their own materials or dip into our collection. We maintain a database of European and American tanneries for sourcing materials.


Full service sample making services for shoes, handbags, sml goods and more.


stamps, tools and dies upon request.


MINIMUM ORDERS SHOES 6 pair per color / per style HANDBAGS 6 pcs per color / per style HANDBAGS EXOTIC SKINS 3 pcs per color / per style SML GOODS 12 units per color / per style BELTS 8 units per color / per style Capacity information upon request.