The Man with the Vision

About Christos

In May of 2005, fur and leather designer Christos Taltsidis from Kastoria Greece, opened Christos Furs & Leathers located in Westchester Illinois and has been expanding ever since.

Before opening his own fur and leather salon, Christos worked as a fur and leather designer at various acclaimed salons over the years. Evans, Maples, Dion Furs, the list goes on!

Christos was also the lead fur designer for all of Nordstrom’s Midwest locations, which is what inspired him to open up his own design house. He is one of the last practicing true furriers in America, his original designs, intricate craftsmanship, and overall passion is what makes Christos Furs so special.

Christos’ Career

Fur & Leather Matters book cover

Fur & Leather Matters

Discover the world of fur & leather and how Christos became one of Chicago's last authentic furriers.

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The Naked Dress
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The Raw Hide Coat
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The Fermouár Dress
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Westchester, IL 60154
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Redesign season is finally here! 

If you’re located in the Chicagoland area, feel free to stop in for an in-person consultation. If you aren’t, virtual redesigns are available! 

Take a look at one of our favorite redesigns from this season…