Craftsmanship de rigueur
Here is a place of true Italian excellence: prototypes for day dresses and cocktail dresses to be ordered made-to-measure, exhibited in the elegant showroom which enjoys an unparalleled view of piazza di Spagna.
Here, prêt-à-porter is a total stranger, and Laura della Croce and her son Vibaldo continue to enchant aristocratic and bourgeois ladies with superfine creations worked on in the tailor’s by expert cutters, tailors and embroiderers. Still respecting the austere and sober style which characterised the work of the French couturier, André Laug, who, in the 60s, left Paris to set up in the Italian Capital, conquering ladies such as Allegra Caracciolo, niece of filmmaker Luchino Visconti.
André Laug is featured in The Women’s Tailor-made Guidebook – Rome.
Made in Sassari. He has always been passionate about fashion, he graduated in Law at LUISS University of Rome, where he lives and works, over the years he acquired an expertise in institutional communication. From now on, he is in charge of public relations and event planning, and he is also a consultant for AltaRoma.
Alessandro Di Cola is an Italian artist who oscillates between design, sculpture and painting. Born in Rome in 1981, he graduated from the Académie des Beaux Arts before devoting himself to producing entirely artisanal one-of-a-kind pieces. Alessandro Di Cola hopes to bring both artistic value and a singular character to each of his works.
The third and final stop on the itinerant exhibition The Lace Review, which brings together the last 14 Leavers lace factories still in operation in Calais and Caudry, takes place on 16 and 17 July 2019 during the Première Vision exhibition in New York.
In order to promote the know-how and the characteristics of La Rochère glass factory, located in Passavant-la-Rochère in the French department of Haute-Saône, Made in Town conducted a series of four short videos shot in the heart of the company's workshops.