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Discover the VELVET = hair fabric

The hair is what marks the velvet from the other fabrics.

Velvet is the fabric which, more than the others, with is soft touch, brushes our senses with intensity.

The unified velvet (also called smooth or cut) contemporary production is achieved with the double piece technique and the obtained velvets are then submitted to different finishing treatments.

For example, a lot of velvets produced on double piece looms are first dyed in piece and then finished with special ravelling, trimming and polishing machines in order to achieve a perfectly uniform hair, the typical softness to the touch and brightness.

velluto: tocco soffice per accarezzare con intensita in nostri sensi

Not all the velvets are the same, the differences depend, first of all, on the chosen yarns for the hair weaving, which are determining for the brightness and softness.

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Images dedicates the Anniversaire cover to l’Opificio.

On the 20 years special issue the Vocalese Rosae fabric collection for upholstery interpreted by Le Tapissier

L’Opificio shares with Image magazine 20 years of creativity dedicated to the alpine interiors.

“…20 years are passed by, more than passed they are flown away…streets, highways, kilometres, satisfactions and hardships, spectacular homes and colours changing every year…feelings, moods that should be stopped or write about.”

More than the others, the alpine interiors allow the interior designer to express the sense of welcoming and charme. Sensitivity that can be perceived in the fabrics created by l’Opificio, using only precious natural and healthy yarns.

Vocalese Rosae and Treccia pattern collection, in linen and cotton yarns, is a contemporary interpretation of this welcoming spirit. A worth feeling texture with an unexpected colours proposals.

Thanks to Le Tapiessier – Aosta for the beautiful interpretation of our collection

Thanks to Marinella Vaula – Images Magazine for her unlimited passion.

Mohair: its fiber and velvet

Mohair fiber gives comfort and cuddle us by getting rid of everyday life stress.
Mohair, one of the world most ancient fiber, has an unmistakable and unique comfort, which is also sustainable and eco-friendly. A very resistant fiber, long lasting and fire retardant, with which realize amazingly comfortable seats and soft furnishing responding to our needs of nest.
Particularly luxurious and voluptuous in its velvet version, very deep in whichever shade. From natural tones to bright yellows, from elegant blues to Pompeii red, mohair velvet engages and overwhelms with its authenticity.
Kid Mohair velvet, unique and very pleasant to the touch, refined and sensual, is a special ally in interior design, becoming its excellent and gorgeous main character.