A Change is as Good as a Rest

It’s time to take a nice, deep breath – the order deadlines have come and gone for the 2018 holiday season. While most Finaons are still busy printing and building and shipping your beautiful creations, some of us are already looking forward to the new year. In 2019 we have some special things in storeContinue reading “A Change is as Good as a Rest”

2015 Discontinued Materials

Sadly, we are saying goodbye to some of our very first non-leather materials. They are now marked as discontinued, but available while supplies last. PLEASE UNDERSTAND, THESE ARE NOT GONE FOR NOW.  We have lots and lots of stock of MANY of these materials so most of them will remain available for at least aContinue reading “2015 Discontinued Materials”

New Cover Materials!!

It’s been a long time coming, but they’re finally here!  Finao has 30 new delicious materials and a new specialty cover to add to the hundred+ tempting textures and luscious leathers we already offer!  Not only are there new options, but the way you can use your materials on the ONE and artONE has becomeContinue reading “New Cover Materials!!”

How will you celebrate Earth Day?

Happy Earth Day, Everyone is asking today “What will you do to celebrate Earth Day?” Change to an energy efficient light bulb? Lower your heating/cooling? Turn off the lights when you leave the room? At Finao, we try to celebrate Earth Day every day. If you have never read it, you should check out ourContinue reading “How will you celebrate Earth Day?”

LUDICROUS PASSION? | Our best of boudoir month – putting it all together

Well kiddies, I hope you have had an inspirational month for boudoir and Valentease Day via our Fashion Blog. For the last three weeks we have focused on all the major material groups across the various product lines we offer. Each week we were inspired by a different person or time period. Now, however, doContinue reading “LUDICROUS PASSION? | Our best of boudoir month – putting it all together”

21ST CENTURY BURLESQUE | a color palette for Finao non-leathers

Hot off the convention trail and ready to heat up this week’s boudoir-inspired Fashion Blog series with a look at some options for the Finao non-leathers. The non-leathers are used mostly for the self mount series of albums but a few select materials can be used on Finao ONE flush mounts and some of theContinue reading “21ST CENTURY BURLESQUE | a color palette for Finao non-leathers”


Greetings from LONDON! Welcome to another edition of Fashion Friday. We are continuing this week with another boudoir-inspired color palette. This time, however, we are going to look at Seldex materials for matted albums and folios. Remember to check your material to make sure it’s available on the product you want to use. Are youContinue reading “THE ELEGANT STYLINGS OF JOSEPHINE BAKER | a color palette for Seldex”


Brrrrrr….it’s cold! I’m going to continue to think warm this week by taking a look at what Pantone has picked out for it’s Spring 2010 colors. It’s grading time folks, let’s see how Finao does: FINAO LEATHERS: A- The leathers appear to be the clear winner this round. They are the closest matches to ourContinue reading “PANTONE FASHION COLOR REPORT | spring 2010”

BEACHY CLEAN | take your theme to the beach

Back again for another edition of the Fashion Blog. It’s cold here! I don’t know about you but I could totally use a day a the beach where the sun is warm so that is my inspiration for this week. Our imaginary client this week wants a Beachy Clean wedding so let’s take a lookContinue reading “BEACHY CLEAN | take your theme to the beach”

PUNK PRINCESS | an edgy (but girlie) theme

Welcome back from the break! I hope everyone had a pleasant holiday. We return to Fashion Fridays this week with the look at recommendations for the Punk Princess. She may be a bit edgy and a bit rock ‘n roll so what would you offer her? How would you keep it fun? How would youContinue reading “PUNK PRINCESS | an edgy (but girlie) theme”