Pineider is a historic Italian brand, synonymous with excellence in craftsmanship of fine paper, hand print in relief according to the true tradition fioorentina, fine leather goods, writing instruments and refined wedding coordinated.
It all began back in 1774 when Francesco Pineider opened his first shop in Piazza della Signoria in Florence.
Since then Pineider was the first point of reference for those who love style, exclusivity and Italian tradition, then ambassador of Made in Italy.
Pineider begins to produce refined and sophisticated stationery and chincaglie and immediately the offer of this workshop of the center is characterized by the custom printing (institutional paper, greeting cards, wedding invitations and matching wedding) and the variety of objects Northern European and French import fine.
Pineider to fall in love with not only the Florentines, but soon the romantic and cultured travelers British, French and Germans passing in the beautiful Florence, must see the Grand Tour of the nineteenth century.
Tradition has it that at the historic workshop has passed even Napoleon himself, it is certain that there are many regulars of this fine stationery become, by now, the point of reference for the writers of the time.
From Pineider in Piazza della Signoria come in, order, they buy famous people who have made history, such as Stendhal, Lord Byron, Percy Bysshe Shelley, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Giacomo Leopardi and Charles Dickens, to name a few. The inimitable business cards Pineider soon become an indispensable item for those who frequent the High Society and then, when new rituals are imposed on the scene of bon vivre, Pineider inaugurates the tradition of ads on paper, and produces, as well, tickets for the birth, baptism tickets, tickets for weddings, greeting cards, cards of condolence for the deaths.
Each construction has, then as now, impeccable style and unmistakable characteristic of Pineider.
During the twentieth century Pineider imposes itself permanently in the international economic and cultural environments.
Pineider comes in all cities of the world, thanks to the preference given by kings, by public figures, by the protagonists of culture and entertainment. Eleonora Duse, Maria Callas, Elizabeth Taylor, famous for the whim of a paper letter of the same magnificent color of his eyes, Gabriele D'Annunzio, Luigi Pirandello, Henry Ford, Marlene Dietrich, Rudolf Nureyev, Luchino Visconti are just some of the clients more representative who chose Pineider the last century. In 2001 Pineider was chosen by the Italian Government, as one of the official suppliers of the G8 summit in Genoa. The product Pineider chosen as the gift of the Government for the Great Earth was the travel desk Pineider, the Collection 1949.
In 2009, once again, Pineider was chosen by the Italian government as the official supplier for gifts to heads of state and governments of the world present at the G8 meeting in L'Aquila, Italy.
In this prestigious occasion were donated to the most important rulers of the world folders, leather pad and notepad Pineider, each customized conmonogrammi in gold.
The uniqueness for Pineider, there is always the sign of distinction.