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Sartoria Letteraria

Products: Bags & Accessories, Clothing, Swimwear, Women’s

Brand Details

Company

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CEO

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Marina Savarese (Sartoria Letteraria)

Livorno, Italy and Ibiza, Spain

2016

Marina Savarese

Small Business, Woman-Led

Brand Story

Sartoria Letteraria is a Slow Fashion and Writing Art project designed by Marina Morgatta Savarese and developed between Tuscany and Ibiza. Is original, artisanal, free from trends and seasons; is pop, colored, and ironic…personalized and customizable. Comfortable and easy-to-wear garment and accessories, designed with a practical approach and made with up-cycled materials as well as old stock fabrics and natural materials. Everything is handmade, as in the old tailors, from models to the application until the quotes that accompany every piece and every object. A colorful pop world of clothes make to last and let you feel unique and original.

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Brand Transparency

Who answered our brand transparency questions?

Marina Savarese – CEO at Sartoria Letteraria.

Fair Trade

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How do you ensure "Fair Trade" manufacturing? If your manufacturing or the manufacturing company you work with is certified, please list these certifications.

The production is all done in Tuscany. I have a small lab in the garden where I personally create every prototype and new model. I have 3 tailors that work for me Angela, a lady from Prato, Ilde and Lucia in Empoli. . As for the modeling I work with two incredible professionals: Enrica, Prato pattern maker, and Sabrina. This is my little female-freelance team.

Social Justice

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How do you ensure "Social Justice" with your internal and external corporate environment?

We're such a small team and we're composed 100% woman.

Organic Material

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Which "Organic Material" do you work with? What makes this material sustainable? And what makes it better compared to conventional material?

We use organic cotton.

Recycled Material

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Which "Recycled Material" do you work with? What makes this material sustainable? And what makes it better compared to conventional material?

We use recycled materials for swimwear (95% ECONYL®, 5% elastane).

Upcycled Material

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Which "Upcycled Material" do you work with? What makes this material sustainable? And what makes it better compared to conventional material?

We also use a lots of up-cycled materials coming from dead stock fabric (100% cotton) and also from repurposed vintage garment (bed sheets, vintage foulard, table wear).

Local Production

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Where and why are your products manufactured "locally"?

We produce everything in Tuscany, at least 80km far from the main office.

Zero Waste

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Which processes in your supply chain are "Zero "Waste"?

We think at the design of our products using Zero Waste Pattern Design (most of our creations comes from geometrical pattern). We reuse leftovers for packaging. We often produce with pre-orders, except for the "fioccone" that is our best seller but we make very small productions and on request.

Eco Packaging

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Listed: 1 January 2021
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