BIOGRAPHY

ANNE VEST is a luxury women outerwear label, with the atelier situated in Copenhagen, Denmark, ANNE VEST made its artistic debut in 2009 – founded by the couple; designer Anne Vestesen and CEO Joern Vestesen.

Prior the couple resided and worked for years in Paris, and upon return to Copenhagen they brought with them the ambition to thoroughly explore the possibilities of the material close at heart: shearling.

The style has become a combination of the Nordic design simplicity and the Parisian chicness. It is rarely seen that a fashionbrand is so dedicated to one material only, but that is excactly what ANNE VEST is.

THE STUDIO

ANNE VEST is one of the new young leading brands in modern fur with shearling as the material close at heart. All ANNE VEST work springs from the leitmotif, that each garment is carefully crafted in impeccable sartorial quality, masterfully cut from handpicked highest quality materials.Through a powerful and experimental approach to fur design ANNE VEST constructs each collection to catch our zeitgeist and curiously look into the future. The style is consistently feminine in both the color palette and sculpturing. Voluminous shapes often developed from reinvented classics where the detail is never lost. ANNE VEST designs are items with no styles bound to seasons and all styles to be worn forever.

”I love the beautiful things in life and will always go that extra length in order to achieve perfection in my work. Aesthetics are what we let our selves be influenced by and my eye have always been drawn towards the simplicity in beauty, whether it being the clean symmetrical lines of the black balconies on the sandy-colored buildings in Paris, or how two contrasting colors will impact a look when blocked up against each other. Beauty can also be felt, and that is why I adore working with shearling, the sense of luxury when running your fingers over an immaculate shearling piece is nothing short of fantastic.”

THE MATERIALS:

The preferred material in all ANNE VEST collecti- ons is shearling – chosen for its nature-sustainability features, its incredible softness and its multiple possibilities.

1. WHAT IS SHEARLING?
Shearling is a sheepskin or lambskin, that has been tanned and dressed with the wool left on. Real shearling breathes and is more flexible than synthetic shearling.

2. WHERE DOES THE MATERIAL IN ANNE VEST PRODUCTION COME FROM?
All shearling used in ANNE VEST design are from farmed animals, and with sustainability being very important to ANNE VEST, we focus on ensuring that all shearling materials are being sourced with no animals taken from the wild, nor raised specifically for the shearling production.

3. DOES ANNE VEST PRACTICE RESPONSIBLE SOURCING OF SHEEPSKIN?
Yes we do. We believe that no animals used in our production should be raised for their skin, and we ensure all our suppliers use humane animal treatment, in order to prevent any animal abuse.

THE FACTORING PROCESS:

The developing of each ANNE VEST design takes place in the Copenhagen, Denmark based atelier. It is crucial to us at ANNE VEST that we secure the best obtainable conditions through our entire chain of production from the farm to our manufacturing line, to obtain as a transparent a process as possible. Only the most dedicated and conscience manufactures are collaborated with, in the process of developing the ANNE VEST designs for which we care so deeply.

Sustainability and ethical values has always been a core of the ANNE VEST brand. Every decision we make is a symbol of our commitment to defining what the future of fashion looks like. To always be transparent through the whole produc- tion process and to be true to animal welfare.

SIZING:
ANNE VEST uses a French sizing scale from size 34 to 42.

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