Ellesse Heritage

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Ellesse Heritage Autumn/Winter 2018 – A Closer Look

Ellesse’s cold weather offering this year is packed full of nostalgia and retro design cues, read on to learn more about Ellesse’s Autumn/Winter 2018 collection with us at Stuarts London. Ellesse’s monumental rebound from fashion’s graveyard in 2016 was something to behold, after the brands near collapse in the late 90’s and early 2000’s. The Italian sportswear label has continued to build on last season’s success with its newest AW18 collection, dubbed “The Heritage Collection”. The collection features a vast selection of nostalgic pieces reimagined for today, with key pieces... Read More

Ellesse: A Classic and Retro Status

  Ellesse Heritage Ellesse is born. Leonardo Servadio founded Ellesse in Perugia, Italy and the company is named after his initials L&S, elle-esse. Leonado Servadio and Franco D’Attoma, Leonardo’s brother-in-law, would make their early business decisions over a game of table tennis, with the winner having their idea chosen. Beginning with his passion, skiwear, before progressing into the now iconic tennis-wear in the late 1970’s, the sharp, well-cut Italian style was an instant success for sport and leisure wear. The huge tennis-wear sales lead the brand to create the instantly... Read More