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Certain fashion accessories have been around since early mankind, say for instance, a simple, rectangular piece of fabric: a scarf, an accessory deserving of the highest praise. Despite what the biblical scenes of the Garden of Eden may portray, a fig leaf is unlikely to be the oldest piece of covering, or clothing, of our ancestors.

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Since we presented the first collection of Galleria l’arte di seta in the year of an important jubilee of Lipica Stud Farm, the centre of Lipizzaners—Slovenia’s native horse breed—we decided to have this special horse be the bearer of the news of our launch of the Whispers of Slovenia collection.

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The demanding circumstances only further encouraged us to realise our goal of offering artistically designed items on silk, as we firmly believe that experiencing something beautiful in hard times can help us connect with ourselves and our inner resources.

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Observing the landscape is an important part of my day-to-day life. It inspires me with its boundlessness; the internal and external landscape are the cradle of this moment and are also an inspiration of the time to come.

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The reflection of light on the silk satin gives the material a wonderful sheen, which, together with its exceptional softness and silkiness that can be felt upon touching it, evokes an exciting sense of luxurious elegance.