The Women's Tailor-made Guidebook – Rome
The Women's Tailor-made Guidebook – Rome, Palombi Editori, 2012
Do you want to realise the dress of your dreams? Create a unique wardrobe that has nothing to do with standardisation? Dress always according to the latest fashion, but at the same time following your own taste? Then here is a guide for you listing 220 addresses in the Italian capital, where you can be dressed-to-measure from head to toe. 220 places in town where a woman can order custom-made garments and accessories.
Whether it is hats for sophisticated ladies, the wedding gown of their dreams for brides-to-be, refined items for trendy girls or shoes and hats for the wild fashion-enthusiast, everything is dedicated to tailor-made and customisation. The ideal guidebook for discovering the most well-hidden ateliers, meeting the emerging designers and experiencing the magic of handicraft workshops, in order to design, according to your budget, a made-to-measure wardrobe. In praise of Made in Rome for those who want to choose the road of individualism without ever cutting a poor figure.
Authors: Andrea Spezzigu and Pascal Gautrand
Preface: Micol Fontana
Published by Palombi Editori
Available in Italian and English
The Women's Tailor-made Guidebook – Rome is on sale on Made in Town Shop.
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.
His handcrafted creations reveal everything there is to know about Carlo Cecchini’s knowledge and passion, a craftsman and designer who still cuts by hand all the leather to create his bags and shoes.
The collection of clothing and textiles developed by French designer Cathy Amouroux in collaboration with Ereena's Indian workshops, specialists in "eri" silk, can be discovered exclusively at Made in Town.
In order to promote the know-how and characteristics of the tapestry from Aubusson, the county town of the French region of Creuse, Made in Town conducted a series of three documentary videos at the request of the International City of the Tapestry and Woven art, in partnership with l’Institut français de la mode and with the support of the Fondation d’entreprise Hermès.