Exclusive Brand


Tabu® was founded in 1927 in Lombardy, Italy.


Represented exclusively in Portugal by J. Pinto Leitão, Tabu® is a specialist in dyed natural wood veneer, pre-composed dyed wood veneer with specific patterns, and three-dimensional textured dyed wood veneer.

Tabu®’s unique technology was developed over decades and allows to dye many different types of wood veneer with multiple colors, patterns, and textures.

Tabu®’s know-how and long-standing experience have resulted in the RED BOX 555 collection with over 555 references. This tool has become essential for architects, interior designers, product designers, and furniture manufacturers.

Present in more than 60 countries worldwide, Tabu® represents Italian excellence in natural wood veneer impregnation technology.

Main Features
  • Color homogeneity;
  • Velvety touch;
  • Full-thickness dyed natural wood veneer 
  • A variety of colours and patterns;
  • Color repeatability;
  • Wood veneer from sustainable forests.


J. Pinto Leitão Collection