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From fibre to fabric

From fibre to fabric.
Reda: From fibre to fabric Ever wondered how wool becomes fabric? Our good friends at Reda have produced this video showing the process, starting with raw wool (some of which comes from New Zealand) right through to fabric, ready for us to craft into suits, jackets and trousers. Read more

Here comes the Groom

Here comes the Groom.
The thought of a wedding often conjures up images of white gowns with flowing trains, beautiful Bridesmaids and colourful flowers. These things are important but it’s missing a key ingredient to support the multi-tiered wedding cake of success... The suits. They are the pillars. The suit arms... Read more

A word from Italy

A word from Italy.
Our Design manager and Managing director have changed seasons for a couple of weeks, travelling to Europe in search of inspiration and exquisite new cloths for future collections. Here is a small glimpse of what they've seen on their journey. ( Pictured above are vintage flannel fabric books in... Read more

Happy Year of the Sheep!

Happy Year of the Sheep!.
Today is the start of Chinese New Year, and like Christmas in the West, it is regarded by the Chinese people as the most important and grandest traditional festival. According to the Chinese zodiac, 2015 is the year of the sheep, ram or goat; depending on translation and whom you ask. Either way,... Read more

Reda Celebrates 20 Years in New Zealand

Reda Celebrates 20 Years in New Zealand.
Most of you will know by now that we think Reda make some pretty amazing fabrics . These fabrics include merino wool from their three high country sheep stations in the South Island of New Zealand. This weekend Reda celebrated 20 years in New Zealand with an al fresco Italian lunch at Otamatapaio,... Read more

R is for Reda

R is for Reda.
Reda and Rembrandt have a special connection; Reda is the only Italian fabric mill with their own sheep stations in New Zealand, which means that if you buy a Rembrandt suit made with Reda fabric, you’re wearing a little piece of New Zealand... Read more

Reda: Weaving

Reda: Weaving.
This is the sound of a loom at work. Amplify that by more than a hundred and can you start to understand the noise in this particular room! To most people, this is the process of turning yarn into fabric, but in reality it is only the start of the journey. From here the fabric goes through the... Read more

Reda: Spinning

Reda: Spinning.
After completing our tour of Reda’s combing mill we drove to Crocemosso, home of Reda’s spinning and weaving mill. It’s here that wool tops from the combing mill are dyed and spun into yarn before being woven into fabric. For a top dyed fabric (as discussed in our previous post)... Read more

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