Palizzio, Inc.

USA, 1943-'80s


Address: 19 Waverly Place, NYC.


Subsidiaries: Palizzio Shoe Factory, Capri Handbag Factory of NYC, Matrix Shoe Factory of Rochester.


Specialty: trendy matching ensembles of purses and shoes.


Signature features: streamline design, quality lizard and alligator handbags in traditional colors.


Sold by: department stores nationwide, including Macy's and Saks Fifth Avenuve.


Collaboration: Anne Klein, 1965.


Marked: Palizzio Very New York.


Illustration: Palizzio handbag and shoes ad, Harper's Bazaar 1961.


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Source: © 2010 Victoria Stowe "Exotic Skin Handbags: Alligator & Crocodile." All rights reserved.

"Very New York!" 



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