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.
Maison Franco Litrico, the historical bespoke house in Rome, and the fashion designer Fabio Quaranta, winner of Who is On Next? Uomo collaborated together for an exhibition of high-class sartorial craftsmanship.
On the occasion of the opening of our atelier, Made in Town proposes, for the first time in Paris, the exhibition When in Rome, do as Romans do. The project, initially developed in 2009 by fashion designer Pascal Gautrand during his residency at the Villa Médicis, takes as its pretext a men's shirt in order to display the richness of artisanship and the inherent multiplicity of local fabrication incarnated by made-to-measure tailoring.
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 six video interviews of French and European designers, who have integrated the know-how of the glass factory into their creations. Each in their own way, they mastered glass.