Freehand Letterings On Leather Jackets
Hand painted leather jackets are back in style again. From bold hues to subtle colorways, hand painted leather jackets make a statement and bring out the unique personality in who wears them.
When it comes to leather jackets, you can’t beat the look and feel of a hand-painted jacket. The unique designs are unlike anything you can buy off the shelf, making each jacket as unique as the person wearing it. The process of painting the jackets is also unique. These jackets are painted by hand, a process that takes several hours to finish. This gives the jackets an antique feel, as it implies that the jackets have been hand-painted over an old piece of leather. This is a cool way to show off your love for classic styles without being too flashy. Davide Martini, an Italian designer based in Düsseldorf, is a master of this style, employing sleek typography that ode with retro aesthetics, Davide plays with various mediums, to bring to life his work. Originally honing his skills as a graphic designer, Davide left the dependable route for the niche market of sign paint, and has been known to produce work that is more than just a paintbrush.
Davide Martini – has created a limited edition hand-painted jackets in a series of events all over Germany. He has been creating them live and freehand for the customers in pop-up events in selected stores, where if you were buying jacket you could have get the artist customised it as you want. Part wearable art, part killer fall outerwear, these leather jackets feature hand-painted messages and icons adding some edge to the pretty classic leather jacket.