Recognized around the globe as a symbol of premium leather bags, The Bridge, based in Florence, Italy, has grown steadily since its inception in the late Sixties from a small artisan workshop to the portrait of Italian luxury and style it is today. With nearly 40 years experience in premium leather goods manufacturing you can be sure that you are buying an extremely refined and perfected messenger or handbag when purchasing an item made by The Bridge. Their product line includes key pieces such as briefcases, doctor bags and shoulder bags that have become true icons of style created using expert craftsmanship. The Bridge is a truly Italian product with its signature full grain leather, hand buffed to look beautiful for many, many years, and the creation of heritage pieces that have customers returning again and again to add to their collection. What started out as briefcases and travel bags has grown to include backpacks, men's bags, handbags and small leather accessories including wallets and purses in fine Italian leather. Shop the new The Bridge bags collection online at Forzieri.com.