est. 1937 Jean and Marcel Dutel set up Dutel Frère in the 1930s, specialising in ties. Dutel Creation, which focuses on women's ready-to-wear jacquards, was added to the business in the early '90s. Since 2015 the jacquard weavers have given us access to their historical archives and directional designs, created each season by their team in Rillieux-la-Pape, then woven in the mill on traditional looms. WHAT WE SOURCE Jacquard fabrics.
est. 1952 Leaders in the woollen coating world, Pontetorto have been producing quality fabrics for more than half a century in the thriving textile district of Prato, Italy. Known for using the finest raw materials, we love how they meld tradition with a forward-thinking perspective and superior technical expertise to produce luxuriously innovative fabrications. WHAT WE SOURCE Australian virgin wool-nylon blends.
est. 2014 Well known for their inspired wool fabrics, Fabrica Tessuti was formed after knitting mill owner Stefano Cannalunga joined forces with Matteo Ciampolini and Marco Tempesti, leaders in the field of shuttle weaving. Using the finest wool and latest techniques, the mill provided us with an elevated cloth combining Australian virgin wool and cashmere for W17. WHAT WE SOURCE Virgin wool-cashmere melton cloth.