This version of the Makalu jacket is made starting from deadstock repurposed fabric.
Makalu is a unisex regular fit overshirt inspired to the military world with a dandy touch. Designed to look regular for him, "over" with a lower shoulders and longer slevees for her.
- Slanted front pockets
- Shirt-like collar
- Single button on the cuffs
- Buttons front closing
- Internal crossed lining on the shoulders
Fabric used for this garment is a 13oz 98% cotton 2% elastan denim, by Candiani.
- Male model Mattia is 1,87cm tall and wears size S.
- Female model Marusya is 1,79cm tall and wears size S.
- Male model Lorenzo is 1,89cm tall and wears size S.
- Female model Petra is 1,74cm tall and wears size S.
Manufacturing of this product is accurately done by hand, one by one. It takes approximately 2 hours to craft a single garment.
Craft of this garment happens in an analogic fashion, using the same tools and machinery typical of the sartorial tradition.
As all pieces of art, all garments are marked with a unique number.
All garments are entirely Made in Italy.
Makalu is exclusively crafted with repurposed & leftover materials.
Dying is performed with "Recycrom™", an innovative, super sustainable process based on colours from shredded old cotton garments and manufacturing waste.
Water consumption for this single item is approximately 2,5 litres, a small fraction compared to usage for a typical jean. Water use in this process is either re-used, either filtered and does not get wasted.
In order to keep our footprint as low as possible, all production processes happen in a radius of 50km from our headquarters, downtown Milan.