‘Fabrics’ Category

  1. How woven cashmere cloth is made at the Ermenegildo Zegna factory


    December 22, 2016 by Ville Raivio

  2. How to identify quality cloth with Savile Row tailor Celia Williams


    December 1, 2015 by Ville Raivio

    A recent vicuna sample from England brought cloths to my mind. The trouble with most clothes, of course, is that …
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  3. The most beautiful 21st century tweed ?


    December 11, 2014 by Ville Raivio

    Some two years ago I saw a tweed I haven’t been able to forget. It was colourful, coarse, thick, warm, …
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  4. The many uses of linen


    June 20, 2014 by Ville Raivio

    BE LINEN MOVIE IN ENGLISH from Linen and hemp community on Vimeo. BE LINEN MOVIE 2 IN ENGLISH from Linen …
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  5. A word on textures


    April 29, 2014 by Ville Raivio

    Small is the number of men who learn style under the tutelage of their fathers, and even fewer speak the …
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