Crizu’s folded books are unique hand made design SCULPTURES, done in Italy. Old and obsolete books become decorative sophisticated design objects, transformed without loosing their identity. The pages are hand folded one by one, bringing books back to new life and concept, pleasing the heart and mind.
We believe they combine the eastern love for books and tomes with the western and oriental vision and love of precision and rhythm. This being accomplished with taste, and in a interesting and very modern manner.
They have been appreciated world wide as testimony of a synthesis of past and future, travelling through art and craftsmanship, going against stream where all is done in series, all a like.
Here each book differs from the other because each book is different and beautiful to begin with.
Our products are timeless, of Italian and international taste.
Crizu also produces a small line of paper jewelry– barely necessary. The collections are limited edition and entirely hand made in Italy. Starting from paper of old books and mixing the most unexpected materials, earrings and necklaces are created with a very unusual, unique and sophisticated design.