From Italy to Spain to Portugal, Europe is renowned as the place to get your shoe line produced. Premium materials, skilled (old) creatives that have learned the craft from their grandmothers and fathers. It’s all true, but you still need to know some things before you can get started. This guide will help you navigate the market.
New businesses tend to have unrealistic expectations of sustainable production. We’re here to level them out. We asked one of our favorite manufacturers on the platform about realistic lead times and product specifications – they go hand in hand.
Step into the world of LUNA et SOLEIL, where ambition meets elegance and luxury. We had a chat with brand owner Larissa Rosanna Pen on her journey as an entrepreneur. The best part is that she used Manufy to create her timeless, tailored pieces and of course we wanted to know all about the process. Learn from Larissa as we dive a little deeper.
Have you heard of the 'digirobe' yet? Digital wardrobe apps are like virtual closets. You upload your real clothes, organize them, and plan outfits digitally. Some even let you try on outfits virtually. From a fashion brand angle, it's not just about seeing consumers happy; it's a data goldmine. We asked 'digital stylist' Anna Ruiz, a frequent user of digital apps, to tell us how she feels about them.
In Legislation Preparation we tackle political monsters from the original documents to the concrete solution in a language we can all understand. On the menu today: the Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR).
It was approximately three years ago when Wendy Tobeas started BOEALOE, a slow fashion brand with a high-fashion soul. This year marks the beginning of her production journey with a small capsule collection made ethically in Bulgaria. We recently had a brief coffee date with her to discuss the most significant challenges she has faced and to translate them into concrete advice for young brand owners. Listen up.
In our "Legislation Preparation" section, we break down those seemingly daunting legislative monsters into language everyone can grasp. Today, let's talk about the Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive (CSRD).
STITCHED är en ljudserie där vi fördjupar oss i Europas blomstrande modelandskap. Vi pratar med varumärken, tillverkare och experter om allt som tillverkas i Europa. I vårt första avsnitt gör vi ett besök på Devolds högkvarter [...]
De är redo, de är villiga, men de är inga produktionsexperter än. Etiska små och medelstora modemärken dyker upp överallt i Europa. Goda nyheter för tillverkare med ett gemensamt uppdrag att göra branschen mer hållbar, men det finns [...]