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JJ Leathersmith

Sucre VI-5503 Olmedo San Blas, Otavalo 100402, Ecuador
+593 6-292-6061
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Don't order online

The craftsmanship is fantastic. But the international shipping is garbage. I did not receive my... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2017
ictinius
,
Arnold, Maryland
via mobile
Fantastic leather smith.

Awesome wallet and passport leather goods. Fantastic studio space. I recommend you check him out. A... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2016
ictinius
,
Arnold, Maryland
via mobile
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Handmade leather working classes. Wallets Leather bound journals Purses Backpacks. Informational leather working tours
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good0%
  • Average0%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible0%
28 May 2017
“Don't order online”
28 Apr 2016
“Fantastic leather smith. ”
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Sucre VI-5503 Olmedo San Blas, Otavalo 100402, Ecuador
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+593 6-292-6061
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Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

The craftsmanship is fantastic. But the international shipping is garbage. I did not receive my order from November 2016. I ordered the "Thelma" I did not receive it so I am out of $130.00. 😬😬😬😬😩😩😩😩

5  Thank ictinius
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Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

Awesome wallet and passport leather goods. Fantastic studio space. I recommend you check him out. A small upper studio in Octavalo Ecuador.

Thank ictinius
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Reviewed 29 October 2015 via mobile

This is The place where one day turn in to weeks... Otavalo was not part of my plan at all until I met John and his handcrafted bags and this place suddenly became all of my plan:) Having the opportunity to make and learn something...More

1  Thank Linda H
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Reviewed 23 October 2015

I happened upon JJ Leathersmith in the early stages of its conception. One day in Otavalo quickly became one week as Jonathan took me in and inspired my passion for leather. The studio space is a buzzing hub for creativity and a stimulating environment for...More

Thank Ben B
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Reviewed 23 October 2015

So me and my friends were walking around in Otovalo, which can be quite an overwhelming experience... we were passing by a street with more stands when out of the clutter, JJ's table caught our eye. He was nice enough to invite us into his...More

Thank wanganata
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Reviewed 22 October 2015 via mobile

I spent a few days with this awesome group of people and can't wait to return! The energy in the studio is amazing, and Jon is extremely talented. I will return guys :)

Thank Katie H
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Reviewed 22 October 2015

I am always seeking out spaces that remind us as humans that we can create and build instead of being that which is built and created. That is deeply evident in the sacred and joyous space JJ Leathersmith has carved out. Inviting, warm, and electric...More

Thank br0nt_v
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