With a quickly growing men’s wear brand, Tillmann Lauterbach is in the midst of expanding his production, moving it from Belgium to Italy. In the last three seasons, he doubled his number of retailers to 26, which now includes L’Eclaireur and Dover Street Market.
Born in Germany and raised on the Spanish island of Ibiza by a mother who, according to her son, had the stamina to get by on bread and soup for a month to finance a sleek coat, Lauterbach understands the value of quality. His collections combine the savoir faire of some of Europe’s finest artisans, most of them still run by families, with the sartorial needs of a modern-day man who seeks functionality and fun.
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