IN THE FIRM BELIEF THAT TRUE INSPIRATION ALWAYS COMES
FROM THE CROSSOVER OF IDEAS AND TALENT, ALL THE
BRANDS INVOLVED IN ISKO I-SKOOL™ PROJECT ARE EAGER TO MAKE THEIR KNOWLEDGE
AVAILABLE TO YOUNGER GENERATIONS.
Promoter of the initiative and the largest denim producer worldwide, ISKO™ has asserted itself over the years as the leading interpreter, capable of relentlessly driving market standards and promoting culture with exceptional initiatives that usually involve creative contamination between different partners along the value production chain. Over the years ISKO™ has organized several cultural and relational activities testifying to the company’s commitment to analyzing trends and suggesting concrete solutions aimed at innovating the industry. Lectures, round-tables, debates but also celebratory events dedicated to the worldwide denim community, for unique moments in the name of networking.
This is the Italian ISKO™ specialized center for design and style research. CREATIVE ROOM™, together with its Art Director Massimo Munari, are making ideas, inspirations and solutions available to the denim world by combining pure creativity with the ability to fully enhance the potential of fabrics. For the ISKO I-SKOOL™ project, CREATIVE ROOM™ is leading the operational part of the Denim Design Award by following students through the creation and industrialization of their ideas, bringing their creative ideas to life and letting inspiration become reality.
ISKO Vital™+ face covers: stylish, reusable and eco-friendly.
Aiming to help the global community in the practicing of healthy habits, ISKO Vital™+ face covers are engineered with comfort and sustainability in mind. Following ISKO’s commitment to the development of technologies and innovations oriented towards health and wellness, these ISKO™ products rely on the company’s 100-year experience and know-how in the textile industry.
Made with organic cotton, these face covers are available in two lines – Premium and Supreme –, both developed with a unique 4-fold structure to improve their fit and adaptability. Washable up to 15 times, ISKO Vital™+ Premium face covers come in two colors – black and white – and 3 different sizes. The Supreme range comes too in 3 different sizes and can be reused up to 30 times featuring different colors as well as SANITIZED™ anti-microbial material protection. Both lines remain extremely breathable and flexible to grant an amazing comfort level to the wearer.
Itema is a leading global provider of advanced weaving solutions, including best-in-class weaving machines, spare parts and integrated services.
The Company is the only manufacturer in the world to provide the top three weft insertion technologies: rapier, airjet and projectile, with an ample product portfolio and a commitment to continuous innovation and technological advancement of its weaving machines. Itema guarantees the right weaving machine for any type of woven fabric: from commodity to high-end fashion or industrial fabrics, Itema has the right weaving machine for any application.
The Company is also unique in its sector with two R&D units, of which one – ItemaLab – is dedicated entirely to breakthrough innovations and the development of the “loom of the future.” Itema pioneered a new tailor-made approach specifically dedicated to Denim with latest-generation, high-fabric-quality, unparalleled performance and versatility machines to weave premium denim fabrics for leading Denim Mills and Brands worldwide.
BRAND IDENTITY SOLUTIONS GROUP
The Companies’ adventure in the production of hangtags and labels started in the 70’s in Carpi. Later other products and other companies enriched the offer of the Group. Our skills include a variety of experience and an ability to meet customers’ needs, interpret their ideas and provide original advice and solutions. These come together to shape Cadica’s Brand Identity Solution: consulting, graphic design, production and logistics for a dynamic, quick and flexible service and quality products, in line with market and fashion trends.
SUSTAINABILITY- The Ethical Choice
The Company has developed and introduced an Ethical Code of Conduct, wich we fully respect and expect all our branches and supply chain respect as well. Our products must be manufactured in a way that is environmentally and socially sustainable. We believe that Quality should concern all the Company aspects and processes. In this way, we aim at providing products that meet costumers’ standards and comply with applicable regulatory requirement.
Cotton Incorporated (CI), funded by U.S. growers of upland cotton and importers of cotton and cotton textile products, is the research and marketing company representing upland cotton. The Program is designed and operated to improve the demand for and profitability of cotton.From agricultural, fiber and textile research, market information and technical services, to advertising and public relations, fashion forecasts and retail promotions, we keep one goal in mind: To ensure that cotton remains the first choice among consumers in apparel and home products.
For 50 years, Cotton Incorporated has provided total solutions to supply chain partners to influence the use of cotton. Through integrated ideas and innovation, market intelligence and expert knowledge, Cotton Incorporated provides the support necessary to help your companies manufacture, market and sell cotton products more efficiently and more profitably. Cotton Incorporated’s offices in Asia are staffed with experienced industry professionals who understand product development, manufacturing, and sourcing. For more information, please visit www.cottoninc.com.
CottonWorks™Cotton Incorporated’s CottonWorks™ web site is a resource for professionals and emerging professionals in the apparel and textile industry. It is a resource designed to develop expertise for every stage of the product development and marketing process; though a range of comprehensive resources including: research, market and trend analyses; timely webinars; and informative videos.
Established in 1981, it is now one of the leading international companies in the denim sector.
The Italian Group which is based in Asolo (Treviso) creates, promotes and distributes men’s, women’s and children’s casual wear, accessories and footwear.
The company’s mission has always been to excel in its innovative style, characteristic Italian design and superior quality of its products.
Alessio Berto The Tailor Pattern Support.
Alessio Berto started in 1987 his career driven by his passion for fashion system following the style of his favourite designers like Jean Paul Gaultier, Katharine Hamnett and Chanel.
His experience from small to big companies threw him toward a broader vision of a evolved pattern making method.
The desire to keep on challenging himself every time he reached a goal allows him not to focus on a single product but to be open-minded, allowing him to face various types of clothing, from technical to denim, sportswear and informal and from trousers up to shirts and outerwear.
During his 25 years career as employee Alessio Berto worked for the best north Italian companies , making patterns for Jean Paul Gaultier Jeans, Katharine Hamnett Jeans, Andrew Mackenzie, Replay, Gas, Kenzo KI, Boy London amongst others…
In 2012 Alessio Berto decide to put his experience at disposal to the companies who needs “ rogressive" pattern making method, details culture and reliability, starting The Tailor Pattern Support consulting office which provides: patterns, prototypes but also school teaching and workshops ,an archive of vintage pieces at disposal to the clients in order to give the construction of his patterns an authentic identity and not only a standard approach.
In 2017 Alessio Berto features in Giulia Pivetta book “ Dandy, lo stile Italiano “ together with nine of the most stylish and cultured Italian professionals.