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Clothes make the Senator

Clothes make the Senator

The Senatori velvet was inspired by the old gowns of Venetian Senators: why was reproducing them difficult for handwoven velvet manufacturers?

Weaving as seen by a weaver

Weaving as seen by a weaver

One of our weavers tells her experience and what it means producing Venetian velvets on handlooms, to understand their value

From useful to beautiful in a single line

From useful to beautiful in a single line

Today we’re taking a trip to a theatre, and a little back in time. Because we’re going to tell you how the soprarizzo Decó Göteborg velvet was born. So we have to pop over to Sweden. Swedish fabric designs on Italian furnishing fabrics A pair of months ago we went to...

What is a jacquard loom?

What is a jacquard loom?

How did the production of jacquard fabrics change textile industry and make the weaving of all kinds of luxury fabrics much easier? Here’s the answer

From Sweden to Venice: new patterns

From Sweden to Venice: new patterns

Some of Bevilacqua’s luxury furnishing fabrics show Swedish motifs, thanks to Maja Sjöström and to the family’s connection with Sweden

A piece of (Italian) history

A piece of (Italian) history

Tessiture Bevilacqua has been producing Venetian fabrics since 1700: so the Italian Chambers of Commerce named it Historical company of Italy

A weaver in time saves nine

A weaver in time saves nine

The production of high quality silk fabrics in Venice restarted in the 19th century: here’s why and who were the weavers who made it possible

Gallery sweet Gallery

Gallery sweet Gallery

The inhouse gallery Dimoregallery in Milan sells vintage furniture with a modern style, as the Breuer chair covered in Bevilacqua’s leopard velvet fabric

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