The fortunate journey of Ulysse – Drop by the old Iron Lady

  Stage n°7 :  Eiffel Tower  - 7th arrondissement of Paris    “The fortunate journey of Ulysse” is an invitation to follow Ulysse, our luxury card case crafted in France, through a picture taken in an hidden, insolite or famous place of Paris, cradle of the Maison KALGATI and its inspirations. Discover Ulysse and Centaure card holders on the Maison KALGATI…

The fortunate journey of Ulysse – Hôtel Drouot

  Stage n°6 :  Hôtel Drouot  - 9th arrondissement of Paris    “The fortunate journey of Ulysse” is an invitation to follow Ulysse, our luxury card case crafted in France, through a picture taken in an hidden, insolite or famous place of Paris, cradle of the Maison KALGATI and its inspirations. Discover Ulysse and Centaure card holders on the Maison KALGATI…

Edges creasing – Lexicon of leather craftsmanship

  Edges creasing  Creasing involves marking the leather with an hot iron. For our card case Ulysse, tops of pocket and body, interiors and exteriors are marked.   Through the “Lexicon of leather craftsmanship”, we would like to share and illustrate know-how, tools, skills and gestures involved within the confection of our cards holder Ulysse and Centaure.…

Leather skiving – Lexicon of leather craftsmanship

  Leather Skiving Skiving leather involves thinning the edges of the various parts of the item (exteriors and liners) to obtain elegant slices with an constant thickness. Skiving starts from the interior side of the leather to go down to the flower using a machine or special knife       Through the “Lexicon of…

The fortunate journey of Ulysse – stage 5

  Stage n°5 :  Montmartre and the Basilica of the Sacré Coeur  - 18th arrondissement of Paris    “The fortunate journey of Ulysse” is an invitation to follow Ulysse, our luxury card case crafted in France, through a picture taken in an hidden, insolite or famous place of Paris, cradle of the Maison KALGATI and its inspirations. Discover Ulysse and…

The fortunate journey of Ulysse – stage 4

  Stage n°4 :  The Galeries Lafayette - 9th arrondissement of Paris    “The fortunate journey of Ulysse” is an invitation to follow Ulysse, our luxury card case crafted in France, through a picture taken in an hidden, insolite or famous place of Paris, cradle of the Maison KALGATI and its inspirations. Discover Ulysse and Centaure card holders on the Maison KALGATI…

The fortunate journey of Ulysse – stage 3

  Stage n°3 :  Place des Etats-Unis – 16th arrondissement of Paris    “The fortunate journey of Ulysse” is an invitation to follow Ulysse, our luxury card case crafted in France, through a picture taken in an hidden, insolite or famous place of Paris, cradle of the Maison KALGATI and its inspirations. Discover Ulysse and Centaure card holders on the Maison…

Pre-cut – Lexicon of leather craftsmanship

  Pre-cut Following inspection of skins to detect and remove blemishes, pre-cuts of sepia goatskin interiors and black calfskin exteriors are made. Larger pieces than finals one are cutted in order to facilitate splitting, trimming and gluing operations. The final over-cut is only made after skins are unified.   Through the “Lexicon of leather craftsmanship”,…

Splitting leather – Lexicon of leather craftsmanship

  Splitting leather  With a thickness of several millimeters arriving in the workshop, skins are split to form a whole sober and elegant once assembled. Each piece of leather is thinned  into a determined  and uniform thickness using a slitter blade.   Through the “Lexicon of leather craftsmanship”, we would like to share and illustrate…

Introduction – Lexicon of leather craftsmanship

Through the “Lexicon of leather craftsmanship”, we would like to share and illustrate know-how, tools, skills and gestures involved within the confection of our cards holder Ulysse and Centaure. Expression of French leatherwork excellence, our creations intend to be sober and elegant. Exclusive skins from French tanneries are handcrafted in small workshop with exceptional know-how dedicated to luxury.…

The fortunate journey of Ulysse – stage 2

  Stage n°2 : Little belt rallway of Paris, old tracks within the city - 15th arrondissement of Paris    “The fortunate journey of Ulysse” is an invitation to follow Ulysse, our luxury card case crafted in France, through a picture taken in an hidden, insolite or famous place of Paris, cradle of the Maison KALGATI and its inspirations. Discover Ulysse…

The fortunate journey of Ulysse – stage 1

  Stage n°1 : the Luxembourg garden and Luxembourg palace, seat of the French Senate – 6th arrondissement of Paris     “The fortunate journey of Ulysse” is an invitation to follow Ulysse, our luxury card case crafted in France, through a picture taken in an hidden, insolite or famous place of Paris, cradle of the Maison KALGATI and…

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Imagine an exceptional shirt

Central element of a man’s dressing room, the shirt asserts thepresence of a silhouette and the aura of a strong personality. In order to highlight such traits of an accomplished man, we conceived it from a fabric of exception, from a luxury French preparation, and according to a sober and elegant design. Eulogy of sobriety…

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Seeking for simplicity in luxury

To find the essence of beauty without artifice, to distinguish through pure and timeless esthetic. The quest for sobriety often guides the constitution of a man’s dressing room. Far from being reductive, this approach allows adaptation to circumstances without loss of a certain vision of luxury. To distinguish, even with daily clothing, such is the…

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Introducing the house of KALGATI

Wisdom begins in wonder. By impregnating himself with the surrounding beauty and by turning his emotion into the motor of his existence, such are the ways Socrates sees a fully developed and accomplished individual. This man, intellectually and esthetically accomplished, constitutes the ideal KALGATI intends to incarnate within its creations, reflections of human values and…