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80s fashion: a style made of excesses and Made in Italy
The 80's marked the real boom of Made in Italy, reaching peaks that have never been surpassed. Fashion reaches an incredible popularity:...
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The style of Gianni Agnelli: how to dress like him
The personality of Gianni Agnelli Gianni Agnelli certainly needs no introduction. Founder of FIAT and undisputed king of Italian business between the...
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 How to sell, where to find and why to buy Italian handmade bags
Looking for quality handmade bags? Do you want to buy handmade bags online? Are you a craftsman who makes wonderful handmade bags...
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Friulane shoes: the story of shoes loved by Kate Moss and the gondoliers 
FRIULAN SHOES The Friulian, also called Papusse, Furlane or Venetian are increasingly in vogue and a real must-have of the season in all...
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Jacquard fabric and loom: the greatest revolution in the textile world
What Is The Jacquard Loom? What is this magnificent invention? The loom named after its inventor, Joseph-Marie Jacquard, is a device that...
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Greenwashing: what it is and how to unmask it
What Is Greenwashing? Green Washing is a phenomenon that was not born today. This neologism was coined by the American environmentalist Jay...
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What is slow fashion
What is slow fashion? Slow Fashion is a movement that involves few collections, mostly handcrafted. The term was first thought of by...
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Km0 production: what impact it has for fashion
In recent years the topic of sustainable fashion is becoming increasingly popular, but what does kmo fashion really mean, and what implications...
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The origins of the flat cap: from England to Sicily 
The origins of the coppola: from England to Sicily The coppola hat was born in the United Kingdom, following a somewhat particular...
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How to create a sustainable brand
I have always considered sustainability at the core of my personal fashion choices. When purchasing, I always strive to put quality over...
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Save money, but not with low cost fashion
Save money by buying low cost fashion We at Ad Hoc Atelier pay great attention to sustainable fashion and fight every day against impulsive...
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Fashion and sustainability: a complex relationship
The Fashion industry At current rates, by 2030 the fashion industry will be worth $3.3 trillion and will produce about 100 million...
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What is a sustainable brand
What is a sustainable brand? A brand that can be defined as sustainable produces ecological products, but also in an ethical way...
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8 good reasons to choose an artisan product
At Ad Hoc Atelier you can find a selection of handmade products, representing the best of handmade fashion made in Italy. Our mission is...
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The myth of Gigi Rizzi and Les Italiens
In the mid-sixties, a group of charming young men made their way into the nightlife of the French Riviera, they were Les...
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Why is Milan the fashion capital of the world
Today, Milan's fashion shows welcome many well-known and up-and-coming designers, who want to showcase their work and give luster to their creativity....
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Ode to spritz: the aperitif inspired by Italian sunsets
The origin is uncertain, the recipe is uncertain, the subject is Spritz. We all like to think that Spritz is an Italian...
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Give me a Vespa and I'll take you on vacation
"How great is it to ride around the hills of Bologna? If you have a Vespa Special that takes your troubles away?"...
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Three women that are changing the Fashion industry
Fashion has always been an extremely important means of expressing oneself and one's personality. The way we decide to dress is a...
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 Tie guide: history, style tips and how to tie a tie knot
Croatians claim that the tie was their invention, during the Thirty Years War (1618 - 1648). Croatia even has a day dedicated...
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Florence: the ultimate guide to really know the city

Florence. Dante's city, which made him fall in love as much as damn. Capital of the Renaissance Italian...

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