Le Marche & Fashion
Le Marche offers an esteemed fashion industry that over time has developed an expertise that permit to understand the needs and desires of the market, especially from the end consumer side. Le Marche is a land of ancient traditions and crafts manufacturing, here, are located some of the major brands famous all over the world. A trip to the Marche, may also be an opportunity to switch from the classic historical and cultural tour to another exquisitely fashionable, in search of numerous outlets and factory stores. The shoe making district of Fermo and Macerata situated on the border of the provinces of the same name, represents the largest concentration of footwear producing companies in Italy.
Curated by Mariano Pallottini
Department 5 is a brand that is slowly introducing some of the best shops in the peninsula. All made in Italy, Department 5 is the result of the successful marriage between Catria Confezioni (based in Marotta, Marche, known for its high production quality) and the properties of Space in Milano Marittima. The result, putting together one of the most modern and avan-garde factory in casual fashion in made in Italy and the minds behind one of the shops ahead of the peninsula can only be a product which meets the needs of the public. A high quality product, not shouted, but modern and well done. Materials and finishes of first choice. Among some of the pieces that we find in the preview of the upcoming collection are washed jeans with a modern and appealing label (5 is becoming a very lucky number in fashion …), and some really nice jackets including the canvas military color that here we publish. Always perfectly fitted the shirts, which sure must have is one in stone-washed denim.
Simonetta children clothing, was founded in the first half of the 1950s by Maria Bianca Mazzarini Stronati who decided to open a small dressmaker’s shop for children in Jesi, a small medieval town in the Marche region, Italy.
The refined elegance of the materials used, the detailing of the tiny clothes, the perfect wearability and comfort and the strong innovative design have been the distinguishing elements since the beginning of production. Maria Bianca named this exclusive line of clothes after one of her two daughters: Simonetta.
AVIU is the perfect match between traditional artisan handwork of Le Marche and the latest technology. Aviu assures contemporary and comfortable fittings in precious, distinguished creations, knitwear that meets extreme research and style with elegance and feminility, using precious fabrics that are light and easy to wear.
Montecore is a brand specialized in the production of tailored pieces innovative and timeless with obsessive attention to detail and quality materials. The company aims at the attention to details and at the search for innovative materials, transpiring and lightweight. Montecore simply overcomes a concept of fashion, based on a desperate pursuit of the last season and trends. The inspiration does not vary from collection to collection and the result is the production of tailored pieces suitable for all hours of day and for all situations, from free time to relaxed and formal contexts. The essence of Montecorice is defined by love for beauty, the attention to details and a maniacal look constantly turned to innovative technologies and fabrics.
Ixos, Malloni, I-Malloni and Malloni Tricot each in their own way express the group’s dedication to the objective of creating unique and timeless objects.
The Malloni group dates back to the end of the 50s, to a small shoemaking workshop in central Italy, Le Marche, where 3 generations of the Malloni family worked on fashion design projects, merging research and craftsmanship into a unique brand.
1989 FLY3 is founded. Inspired by his passion for sailing, Luciano Bilancioni conceives a water-repellent, superwash and anti-pilling yarn. With the aid of expert knitters, he updates several handmade processes to create a unique sailor-style knitwear collection.
Owing to the constant development of the HI-TEX technology, Fly3 redesigns all the 'Archetipi' items making lighter, reversible and seamless.
Icomas produces cashmere apparel with the following labels:
- GOOD LUCK GLADIUS Men's classic line, cashmere specialized;
- ISTINTO DONNA Women's line in quality yarns;
- BUCA19 Men and Women's line, cashmere sportswear inspired to the Golf's world,
- M42 Men's luxury range line in top quality yarns.
Le Spose di Cristina, conceiving exclusive creations of a refined brand like Cristina Fioranelli, interprets the philosophy of giving significance to life generally, to one moment specially. Thanks to a lively and innovative creativeness, at the same sober and classic, Cristina Fioranelli proposse unique wedding dresses for a unique day, where tailor’s tradition and modern creativeness meet, together with care for the service and new trend research.
Born tn only 2000, under the directorship of Massimo Berloni and Creative Director Manuela Munotti, Dondup has rapidly become the go-to-label for easy great-fitting daytime bosics. lnspired by the philosophy of Tibetan Lama Mynhyar Dondup; the brand focuses core values of modernity (slight) eccentricity and an artisan manufacturing process into classic and versatile pieces. 100% handcrafted in Le Marche, Dondup retains full creative control of every step of the design and manufacturing process. The result is a contemporary and eclectic brand which makes everyday luxury an affordable reality
In the heart of Italy, among our hills they have fulfilled a dream, becoming a leader of design, flexibility and perseverance.
Starting from 2007, Lardini joins the " Consortium for the protection of the Made in Italy", certifyng the origin and the traceability of each garment.
The use of the most advanced technologies, together with the best craft tradition, guarantees the highest quality standards of the Lardini manufacturing process.
Lardini offers to the customers a Made to Measure service.
The historic Marino's wool consisting of custom Merino's wool that has been specially treated to make it a weatherproof, superwash (i.e. machine washable) and anti-pilling wool. Despite these treatments, the yarn remains with a pleasant touch.
Discover the Merino's wool sweaters