Made in France
Fashion is a Territory
Alongside with the Made in France Première Vision trade show, the exceptional rendez-vous of French haute façon held at Carreau du Temple in Paris, dive into the online magazine on salonmadeinfrance.com.
This unique platform aims to explore the diversity of the French textile know-how: culture, territories, sectors and key stakeholders – brands, industrials and institutions. Through examples, analysis and illustrations, and at a rate of two articles per week, the magazine echoes Made in France most inspiring initiatives.
Made in Town is in charge of all the editorial line of the magazine and feeds on a weekly basis exclusive and new content. The various posts will address the multiple facets of the French haute façon and revolve around four main topics: Fashion, Industry, Made in France Spirit and Words.
Fashion – International fashion relies on high-end French manufacturing: brands and designers explore with talent the spirit of hexagonal know-how.
Industry – Workshops, skills and techniques that characterize the competitiveness of French industry.
Spirit – Multiple definitions and cultural diversity which enrich Made in France today.
Words – Words and faces of those who embody the creativity and innovation of Made in France.
Made in Montréal. Magali An Berthon wears two hats: textile designer and journalist. Graduated from Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs in Paris, she works as a freelance textile designer for fashion and decoration collections, with a preference for patterns and ethnic textiles. In parallel, she works as an editor and she is specialized in textile know-how all around the world.
A luxury gantier which makes superio quality craft-made gloves to fit all types of hands. Alberto Merola, a third generation member of a family of glovers, whose story began in Naples in 1870, relaunched the company in the 60’s, once again making fashionable that which today is one of the prides of Made in Italy craftsmanship.
The tradition of Parisian haute couture relies on the expertise and impeccable work of nimble hands. Their dexterity is acquired over time by the endless repetition of the same gestures. With experience, each new hand-sewn point becomes identical to the previous one – this is the measure of quality and exception.
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.