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The loves of parents and the loves of their children. The former love artisan traditions and the latter love technological innovations. Hence, when one generation cedes the company to the next, innovation becomes the driver behind the progress of Made in Italy worldwide.

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Barberis Canonico - Weaving traditions

Barberis Canonico - Weaving traditions

Vitale Barberis Canonico is one of the world's oldest companies dedicated to the production of top-class fabrics, from the very highest quality wools selected by the most highly reputed tailors, to ensure peerless gentlemanly elegance. Here is the story of the passage of tradition from one generation to the next, ongoing since 1663.

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La Rosa - Art mannequins

La Rosa - Art mannequins

The company, La Rosa, has been producing top-quality mannequins since 1922. This is something Italians can take pride in. Internationally, generation after generation, La Rosa continues to work with leading fashion maisons, taking its excellent 'Made in Italy' masterpieces beyond the borders of Italy.

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Saladini - a cutting-edge story

Saladini - a cutting-edge story

The Saladini family were master cutlers already active in Scarperia in 1841, as confirmed in the historical archives of Pieve di Fagna. The Saladini cutlery works are the expression of the wish to perpetuate the tradition of the master cutlers of Scarperia through an offering of new lines and forms, and technical improvements.

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2015 IED Course

2015 IED Course

The objective of the Samsung Maestros Academy @IED course was to foster innovation within artisan traditions through the use of new technologies. The course was a part of the training offerings of IED Milano, 2015. Twelve study grants were made available to people who wish to enhance their career prospects via contemporary artisanship projects capable of competitive interaction within the global market, while embodying the great values of 'Made in Italy'.

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IED. ISTITUTO EUROPEO DI DESIGN

IED. ISTITUTO EUROPEO DI DESIGN

IED was founded in Milan in 1966.
IED is now regarded internationally as an instance of excellence in the field of training and research within the disciplines of Design, Fashion, Visual Arts and Communication. It's an ideas workshop whose aim is developing creativity by means of its Post diploma, Master and Specialization programmes.
A constantly evolving training system and a workshop capable of providing full training to young creatives, alongside a genuine “Cultura del Progetto” (design culture) that shall remain with students for the rest of their lives.