The Italian haute couture is the latest trend for fashion and we want to tell you how the historical tradition of dressmaking matches the technological innovations, which increase and promote the talent of tailors. We did a travel to discover the Italian tailor’s shops that offer special services and are an invite to visit Italy for shopping, the ideal place where to set your unique style.
Tailored clothes with 3D body scanning
Enrico Monti is a renowned name for tailoring, in fact his family began the activity more than one century ago, and is a sought-after brand from who wants a tailor made dress designed as an artwork.
Now the high quality meets the “Body Measurement”, the 3D body scanning system that gathers 90 measures in 3 seconds, helping the tailor and the customer who can saves a lot of time (usually it takes one hour to take measures for a dress), an amazing invention, unimaginable since some time ago.
This system is called Perfectum and is available at the Enrico Monti tailoring points, dressing rooms provided with body scan, software system, the catalogue of clothes and samples; furthermore you won’t need to do others tests but you can customize your dress, combining the top tailoring with the best comfort. The sartorial suit communicates your unique identity and is the favorite choice by fashion lovers.
To pick up your suit you’ll wait only two weeks and worldwide home delivery is available, an essential service for who travels in Italy for a few days.
Luxury meets tradition at the Atelier Gaetano Aloisio
If you wish for classic style and you want to visit Rome, we suggest the new Atelier by Gaetano Aloisio, Vice President of Italian National Academy of Masters Tailors, who makes tailor made clothes since 1991, dresses that reflect the exclusiveness and the elegance of men in every detail.
The atelier is located at Villa Malta, close to Via Veneto, a place that suggests refinement, passion, style and enhances the value of our artistic heritage, because the most important squares and monuments are in the same area of this atelier.
Aloisio said that haute couture now is a big business and is the right moment to invest resources and show to the public the best of Italian men’s fashion. The atelier Aloisio has customers from all over the world, from Arab Emirates to Usa, top managers, businessmen and heads of state who rely on the experience and talent of this prestigious tailor. www.gaetanoaloisio.it
The style of a woolen yarn: Vitale Barberis Canonico
Next stop is in Lombardy, in Biella, where rises the woolen mill Vitale Barberis Canonico, which celebrates 350 years of activity, a good pretext to have a tailor made dress with these fabrics. The headquarter is in Pratrivero but the Vitale Barberis Canonico clothes are available all over Italy, so check the official website: www.vitalebarberiscanonico.it
The latest news is the garment made with the thinnest woolen yarn in the world, called “201.000”, the distance in meters of a round-trip from the headquarter to Milan. The collaboration with a brand as Ferrari let it know that Vitale Barberis Canonico is a prestigious brand, in fact the automotive company chose this woolen mill for Tailor Made project, the customization of internal padding with fabrics like velvet and cashmere, to create inimitable models.
The Made In Italy men’s fashion continues its route towards uniqueness, an itinerary designed for truly gentlemen.