Part of the Bellandi Group, this collection is split into woven and knitted fabrics.
The woven collection is very coat weight based, specializing in unique handles, finishing and weave effects. There are luxury basics, textures and patterned Jacquards.
The knitted section is proving to be very popular and weights vary from light, slinky jersey for dresses to chunky, felted ribbed qualities for coatings.
They also offer a small selection of tailoring fabrics for item garments- stretch wool and wool viscose blends, wool linens with washed finishes.
French jacquard mill based in Lyon.
This mill is fully vertical and are able to develop to your own designs/colours and qualities very quickly. Many of our customers use them for their skill in developing vintage designs from bought garments and photos.
The main range collection is very popular for its diversity and hand writing. The designs vary from large scale placement jacquards to mini textures and can use a wide variety of fancy yarns and techniques depending on your budget.
There are many sides to this Italian mill, one is the jacquard section which has grown and developed over the last few years into a very successful part of the collection. It has a very lux, sophisticated hand-writing using metallic and textured yarns. This collection is very strong for taffeta, using warp printing to give a unique look. There are also many sophisticated plains – wool/ viscose blends for tailoring, crepes with tumbled washed finishes and beatifully finished cottons and cotton doubles.
Our only print mill, based in Como. They have a wide range of bases from polyesters to 100% silks to coat weight which can be used as a print base or a solid.
They are completely vertical (in their printing) so can do any development work very quickly and can offer both screen printed and digitally printed options. Pinto also have a large and beautiful archive which can be used for design development. We try to encourage our customers to make the trip to Como to see this and develop personal designs.
Prices vary from base to print method, but have a minimum order for production of 100mt. Pinto can turn around bulk production very quickly due to their set up.
This semi vertical mill produces Melton’s/ velour’s/ boiled wools/ drawn wools and luxury blends such as Alpaca and mohair.
Our core coating mill, who have a wide range of all basic wool blend fabrics, price’s start for wool velour at 6.50€ and go all the way up to 27€ for luxury alpaca/ angora/ merino wool blends.
Traditional Prato woolen mill, very large selection of tweed fabrics – Donegal tweeds/ herringbone/ dog tooth’s/ broken twills/ checks and pin stripes. Designs are available on both tailoring and coat weights.
They also have a large selection of fancy fabrics – boucle yarns and Jacquards.