Autore: Artknit Studios
Artknit Studios has carved out a role as a slower, high-quality alternative to mass retailers by building a sizeable made-to-order business.
Interview with Guillaume, a law student passionate about minimalist menswear from the Netherlands.
The Biella Textile District is built on deep roots of a long wool tradition with 200 years of history.
There is a saying that anytime a stranger comes to Biella, locals touch his jacket to guess of which textile it is made of.
Where does this strange habit come from?
Synonymous with linen, lightweight clothes, slow-life wear and sustainability, At The Market is our spring-summer fresh drop, featuring linear silhouettes and a minimal design.
In order to explain what “Buy Less, Buy Better” means, we dare to complete the phrase by saying “buy less, choose well and make it last”, in so quoting the iconic British designer Viviane Westwood’s words.
Based in Imola, Eugenia and Cristina are the two and only women at the helm of Il Filo d’Autore, one of the first knitwear atelier we have started to collaborate with.
We reject the traditional cycles of fashion that promote over-consumption and throw away mindset to fast-fashion. We source fibers that are sustainable and low impact. We aim to embrace circular economy. Supporting us you will become a conscious customer yourself.
Ludovico, 29, Biella.
When he is not in Biella following Maglificio Maggia’s development, Ludovico’s daily routine orbitates around Milan, Barcelona, Paris, and New York visiting suppliers and customers at theirs or during the main fashion fairs.
We are Italian.
We are born, designed and finally made in Italy.
But what does “Made in Italy” means to you?
What’s behind the worldwide famous label?