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diFeltro Fold is an Italian handcrafted bag designed for the iPad. Let your iPad travel in safety and style.

diFeltro means tradition and innovation. Combining a 700 year-old artisanal craftsmanship with contemporary design, diFeltro represents smart fashion for contemporary living.

About diFeltro

Our products are designed in the USA and 100% made in Italy. Each item is handmade in Italy using 100% German wool felt and high-quality Italian leather. Combining a 700 year-old artisanal craftsmanship with contemporary design, diFeltro uses felt's natural cushioning with a water resistant coating to provide a smart, fashionable carrier for your portable electronics.


About Us

We are design professionals who are dedicated to making handcrafted products of superior construction and natural materials. diFeltro means tradition and innovation. Combining a 700 year-old artisanal craftsmanship with contemporary design, diFeltro represents smart fashion for contemporary living.

How you can help

We need your help getting our first production run in motion and bringing this finely crafted lightweight bag to everyone. With a pledge of $150 or more, you will own one of the first diFeltro Fold bags for iPad from our upcoming collection, for a fraction of the retail price. 

diFeltro Fold - Messenger Bag for iPad

Wrapped in naturally sturdy German wool felt and accented in Italian leather, your tablet travels in safety and style. Whether for business or leisurely settings, diFeltro fits the iPad the way in which you use it. Made from a single cut of wool felt, incorporates an iPad sleeve, extra pocket, Italian leather pen/pencil holder, small magnetic front pocket for power adapter, cables, phone, etc.

Main Characteristics

  • 100% German wool felt
  • High quality Italian leather
  • Lightweight
  • Water-resistant
  • Shock resistant


We're also offering 2 other accessories 100% handmade in Italy from the first diFeltro line.

diFeltro Pocket - Sleeve for iPhone

The diFeltro iPhone Pocket starts from the same concept as the iPad bag a single cut of hand-sewn felt. A soft leather strap secures your phone with a snap button. diFeltro Pocket comes in the same four colors as the diFeltro Fold so you can match your style.



diFeltro Felt Belt

The diFeltro Felt Belt is a felt and leather unisex belt with nickel buckle. Its length is completely adjustable and genuine Italian leather reinforces the ends. Our belts are handcrafted and 100% made in Italy. The diFeltro Felt Belt comes in the same four colors as the bag and iPhone Sleeve.



diFeltro Fold, diFeltro Pocket, and diFeltro Felt Belt

Our products are designed in the USA and 100% made in Italy. Each item is handmade in Italy using 100% German wool felt and high-quality Italian leather. Combining a 700 year-old artisanal craftsmanship with contemporary design, diFeltro uses felt's natural cushioning with a water resistant coating to provide a smart, fashionable carrier for your portable electronics.

Our production

Today our collection includes diFeltro Fold, diFeltro Pocket, and diFeltro Felt Belt. diFeltro Collection is available in palette of greys, pleasing to most tastes, and an extra color, fushia, a fashion color.

Shipping Policies

Shipping on all items within the Continental US and Italy is free! Please add $15 for International Shipping of diFeltro Pocket and diFeltro Felt Belt, $20 International Shipping for diFeltro Fold

The first 50 diFeltro Fold, diFeltro Pocket, and diFeltro Felt Belt, will be shipped in February 2012.

diFeltro products have been featured in:

GRASSROOTS MODERN

GIGAOM

IPADEVICE

DESIGN SPOTTER

Credits

Thank you to our filmstars, Zio Gigiutti and Nonna Elide, Italian leather master, Amos, video and sound guy, Riccardo Peterlunger, and our wordsmithers, Angela Beckett and Richard Beckett, and of course all of our supporters!

iPad and iPhone are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. No endorsement implied.

diFeltro Fold - Patent Pending

FAQ

  • We will contact you before shipping your items to confirm which colors you want for your new diFeltro products. Our colors are: Heather Grey, London Smoke, Black Night, and Fashion Fuschia.

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  • All orders from the United States will be shipped from the United States. NO CUSTOM DUTIES. We take care of custom duties from our Italian warehouse to the US.

    All orders from the EU will be shipped from Italy. NO CUSTOM DUTIES for countries within the EU.

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    Ciao! Receive one of the first diFeltro iPhone Pocket ever to be produced in Italy! US Continental and Italy free shipping. Please add $15 for International Shipping.

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    Che stile! Receive a stylish diFeltro Felt Belt made from German wool felt and Italian leather, entirely Made in Italy. Unisex belt with adjustable nickel buckle. US Continental and Italy free shipping. Please add $15 for International Shipping.

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    Bravo! Receive a diFeltro Fold. An Italian handcrafted bag for iPad. US Continental and Italy free shipping. Please add $20 for International Shipping.

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    Perfetto! You're getting it all. A diFeltro Fold + diFeltro iPhone Pocket + diFeltro Felt Belt. US Continental and Italy free shipping. Please add $20 for International Shipping.

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