IT’S A MATCH
Finding the right partners is hard. Just as in personal life you have to pick from a very small pool of potentials. We have kissed our fair share of frogs to arrive at our current relationships.
We have a type
Hands down. We love Italians. We love working with family businesses that made work their life. It’s a personal affair, a real life passion that gets knitted and sewn into each product. They give our products that aura, that human touch that is so hard to explain.
Sure, it can be a bit chaotic, and yes, also a bit messy and sometimes a little too dramatic but working with our partners is always immensely caring and full of love.
The people we work with made their workshops their own, enriching the surroundings with such an endearing heart and soul. The ageing chairs improved and enhanced over years just to make them that bit more comfortable. That little plush rabbit that hangs on the sewing machine and swings with every stitch. The multi patterned old table cloths that are used to protect the lovingly made products.
A dying breed
Unfortunately it has become increasingly hard to find genuine artisans, the ones we work with are barely keeping afloat. We give them everything we can to make sure they can keep on working for years to come.
Together with your support, we can continue to HOLD ON TO THE GOOD