Artisans

apiedinudinelparco

Efesti presents: apiedinudinelparco

Ylena Mantovani is the fashion designer of  the brand ‘apiedinudinelparco’. She cares for the entire creative and productive process, from the idea to the execution of the first sample.
She […]

Art&Legno

Efesti presents: Art&Legno

Art&Legno is a new excellence that joins Efesti.com. Craftsmanship, innovation and respect for the environment are just some of the qualities of this brand. Every day, many craftsmen manually […]

J&V 1965

Efesti presents: J&V 1965

J&V 1965 makes creams, serums, masks and more using ingredients completely naturals, certified and biocompatible.
In their products there are ingredients as oil, plants and fruits essences. Each element has particular […]

Efesti presents: Marakita

In the colored world of Marakita there is no space for sadness. Each detail, each colour and warp, reflects the joy, that countersigns the mark been born out of Benendetta Maracchi’s […]

Efesti presents: Ma-nifattura

Nicoletta Mainardi is the founder of the brand ” Ma-nifattura ”. She is the creator of these romantic, female and cheerful suits.
After having gained experience in the fashionfield for different years, Nicoletta […]

Efesti.com presents: Camisa 11 Design

An innovative way to create pieces of forniture by Camisa 11. The new brand on Efesti.com is original because it uses different materials comparated with what commonly are used for chairs, […]

Efesti.com presents: PYLA

PYLA sets her foundations on the creativeness and on to want to give great preciousness to the person, with simple and exciting forms.
Silvia Zoppellari is the founder of the […]

Efesti suggests: Inchiostro festival: illustrators, calligraphers and printers

 

Will be held this weekend (June 6 to 7), the third edition of “Inchiostro festival: illustrators, calligraphers and printers”, inserted in the splendid setting of the Cloister of Santa […]

Historic Workshops: the heart of Made in Italy

In the international collective conscious the Italian Fashion Houses are imposed as a synonym of excellence thanks to making clothing and accessories characterized by high-quality, standard that in recent […]

TALKING ABOUT CRAFTS: SARA MANTOVANI TELLS ABOUT HERSELF

 
 
From the passion for the soil and for the art, combined with the use of accurate techniques, take shape the unique pieces of the young potter Sara Mantovani, from […]

Back to the bicycle: how a lifestyle gives birth to a mass trend

1992. San Francisco holds “Critical Mass”: the first bicycle gathering designed to invade the streets normally congested by car traffic. The aim is to make people more think about […]

TALKING ABOUT CRAFTS: Fabrizio Rocchi of ”Il volo” tells about himself

 

 
From his love for the nature and for his land of Etruscan origin, the ceramist Fabrizio Rocchi gives form to unique jewelry in bright colors and most importantly eco-friendly, made from […]

TALKING ABOUT CRAFTS: GIOVANNI OF RI.CICLO TELLS ABOUT HIMSELF

 
The bicycles signed Ri.Ciclo represent a meeting point of passion for the manual work, recycled materials and touch for unique and sophisticated lines.
Efesti interviewed for you Giovanni of Ri.Ciclo: six […]

Talking about crafts: Clizia Ornato tells about herself

 

 
From memories of her travels Clizia Ornato creates exclusive jewels that are the result of the encounter between different cultures giving it at the same time a contemporary touch.
Clizia’s hands […]

Talking of crafts: Elena of Rue…128 tells about herself

 
The fashion designer Elena Pastorcich, founder of the brand Rue…128, has made of her passion for accessories and fashion a real job.
Quality, femininity, elegance and creativity are definitely the […]

BETWEEN TRADITION AND HI-TECH: THE DIGITAL CRAFTMANSHIP

 
Digital craftsman: what image comes to your mind by hearing these two words pronounced together? It seems an oxymoron, a contradiction without equal, but the craftsmanship is increasingly going […]

Talking of crafts: Franca of Metallina tells about herself

Metallina contemporary jewellery is the brand created by Franca Bonazza. Designed by herself, these precious stone are all unique pieces handmade realized, thanks to the use of different materials. […]

ECOSUSTAINABILITY AND CRAFTSMANSHIP GET TOGHETHER INTO FASHION

 
Fashion and ecosustainability are more and more blending as never before in the last few years. “Green anyway and everywhere” has become an imperative to which no one seems […]

Talking of crafts: Francesca of Mr. Nico tells about herself

 
– Where, when, why. Tell us about your first steps into the world of craft and the reasons that induced you to work with your hands.
 
After some work experiences […]

THE WRITING ART : innovation marries tradition

 
The Old Factory Vittorio Martini is a workshop specialized in the production of high precision instruments for drawing and calculating. Combining innovation and tradition , it produces unconventional objects […]

Leather artisans

 
The profession of leather artisan doesn’t know what “crisis” means. Big brands such as Bottega Veneta, Fendi and Gucci have always put their haute de gamme products into the expert hands […]

Elica: two artists or two artisans? Just art makers.

Their pieces can be defined “applied culture”, culture becoming substance, substance becoming a message, a thought – visions

Espadrillas reborn

Espadrillas are shoes traditionnaly considered as spanish, but first records about are linked to Mauleon, a town situated in the north-west of France. The word espadrillas, in spanish, or espadrilles, using […]

ANNARITA VITALI’S JEWELS. BETWEEN THE FORMS OF THE SYMBOL AND STYLES OF DAYS GONE BY

Who said that jewels are synonymous of superficiality? As a  Madeleine of Proustian memory, Annarita Vitali’s jewels are the essence that lead the way to the most personal memories. Each jewel […]

MIRELLE’S BAGS, THE PLEASANT PASSION OF SILVIA GAIANI

Astonishment, surprise or nostalgia? What do you feel finding in your wardrobe old textiles and ancient cloths? Several materials are fundamental, even if they are aged and wrinkly .A priceless […]

LINEA SEBASTIANO, HISTORY

Linea Sebastiano and Enrico Negrini. An exquisitely artisanal company that has been operating in the home furniture field for over 20 years. The blacksmith from Emilia Romagna, a region […]

URBAN IMPRESSIONS. FRANCESCO PAGLIA’S PHOTOGRAPHY

It is not reality that Francesco Paglia, at his debut in photography, is trying to transpose through his shots. Born in Bologna in 1983 and currently working in Milan […]