6 October 2022, Thursday

Dressing naturally

Nettle: we eat it and we wear it

A sweet memory: when I was a little girl, with mum, we put on our rubber gloves and dived into the grass, along the stream that crossed our town, to collect nettles for the...

Prickly pear leather, the Mexican innovation

Prickly pear, scientific name Opuntia ficus-indica, is a cactus native of Mexico – in fact, it is depicted on the national flag – that was imported to Europe by Spanish people We can find...

The evolution of jeans

How jeans were born? There are two theories, the first, that says that the fabric comes from Liguria, more precisely from Genova, where, in the 14th Century, a type of blue corduroy was used...
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Ancient Egyptians textile dyes.

The ancient Egyptians were masters in the art of textile dyes, so much that they created an actual manual, called Holmiensis papyrus or Stockholm code. The manual, discovered by chance in 1828, close to...

From the yarn to satin: the weaving

Satin is not a fabric, as we are commonly used to think, but it’s a processing. To obtain it, we can start from various materials, the most ancient and known is silk. But silk...
Trame di stile, beauty, fashion, colors, sustainable fashion, sustainable clothes

Trame di stile, the colors of the collection

Colors live in the light.. Every gradation of tone that is visible to us goes from 430 to 750 nanometres. A frequency corresponds to a single color. The game of perception of the various...
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Trame di Stile: the meaning of the logo

Trame di stile is a company that leaves nothing to chance. The history of the logo brings with it the love for the nature and for the Earth, intended as the planet that hosts...

Hemp at 360°, discover all the uses

Leon Battista Alberti, known to have been the first to write a treatise on perspective, during the Renaissance, had decanted the quality of hemp in the construction field. He affirmed that, added to the...