behind the scenes

handmande cashmere scarf

Shines bright

During a past edition of Premiere Class, a leading fashion trade show in Paris, we accepted the challenge to present our designs at such a prominent event and from a creative perspective we also thought it could be fun.

Woodblock printing

Woodblock printing

One thing has always been clear in our vision: to ground our work in the appreciation of traditional practices like handloom weaving and embroideries, while creating simple geometries in the designs.
Open for business

Open for business

Our team in India is keeping safe and we have had to maneuver around the impacts of this pandemic and the unprecedented effects, and we hope we will be sharing some new ideas soon.
Bargains at the beach

Bargains at the beach

Sitting on the beach, I watch my son amazed by the endless bargain opportunities you are offered here in Puglia, an ordinary day in 35 degrees hot. Luxury brands being sold at bargain prices. He thinks it’s great. I’m explaining ...
Yes, you can

Yes, you can

People ask me if you can really wear cashmere in summer. Yes, you can.High-quality cashmere can also be processed into a delicate summer yarn, and becoming a stylish beach sarong or a fashionable headscarf or a practical evening shawl.

How it started

How it started

It was only after leaving India to move to South Africa, that I started daydreaming about a venture in India, a business venture, a fashion venture, a life venture. On August 2013 I was chatting to an old friend and told her “Questo business s’ha da fare” - This has to work!
Bespoke inspiration

Bespoke inspiration

During a “Made to Measure day” in selected boutiques around the world, Cesare Attolini style ambassadors invite their customers to a very personal fitting experience. Only on appointment.

I was at Gabucci store in Stockholm during one of these events, officially representing my husband but also taking the chance to learn and discover the Neapolitan fabrics and styles. Over an Italian Aperitivo, customers are presented with the latest fabric lookbooks before being invited to the fitting session.

AW18 photo shoot: another day in Delhi

AW18 photo shoot: another day in Delhi

Last week, Ritesh and Alessia were busy with the photo shoot for our Autumn-Winter campaign; models and crew gathered at 6am at the location we chose: Mohali Archaeological Park, an archeological area adjacent to Qutub Minar. The park encloses a series of tombs, palaces, step-wells and ruins spanning the Sultanate, Mughal and British periods.
The Secrets of Couture

The Secrets of Couture

One of the elements that shape my business is the material we use. The visual appeal of its texture and its absolute softness makes cashmere a rare and precious fiber.