Prêt-à-porter specializing in feminine knitted garments for fanciful daytime and nighttime looks
TWINSET was established in Carpi, near the Italian town of Modena, in 1987. The collections began as a selection of sophisticated knitwear, which expanded over the years, to offer total apparel looks and accessories for women and girls. Today, the timeless and romantically inclined feminine taste of the brand is evident in all of its lines. Twinset Milano is the main label offering tailored garments and accessories including shoes, bags, and belts. My Twin Twinset specializes in novelty denim and casualwear for women, while U&B TWINSET is dedicated to travel, intimates and beachwear as well as collections for girls.
TWINSET was acquired by the Carlyle Group in 2012, as an investment to expand the business internationally. After undergoing a managerial reorganization, Alessandro Varisco was named CEO in 2015. Today, TWINSET is 100% owned by the Carlyle Group and has multiple office locations. Headquarters and the production plant are based in Carpi, in a futuristic architectural complex that extends over sixteen thousand square meters. Additional offices and a showroom in Milan are located in the city’s trendy downtown area.
With a new TWINSET MILANO logo to complete the redesign and restructuring of the company, the Carlyle private equity fund has implemented a strategy focused on supplying foreign markets with a unique product. All Made in Italy, with the added bonus of its association to Milan, the fashion capital of international style all over the world. In addition to its ready to wear and accessory lines, TWINSET launched PLEASEDONTBUY signed by TWINSET in 2019, a Made in Italy rental service aimed at supplying the final consumer with all their short term needs.
TWINSET’s beautifully crafted collections are feminine, subtly seductive, with easy to wear styles. Available in a range of colors, prints and textures to satisfy a range of tastes and needs. Conceived for Twinset Lovers who want to feel confident and effortlessly stylish, with looks that can easily transition from office hours to after-hours. By embracing a stylish ethos with a dash of Italian flair, TWIN SET offers form-fitting tailoring and cozy knitwear in a color palette that mixes neutrals with soft pastels and muted metallic, as well as dresses with a quirky aesthetic and tops with delicately feminine designs.
TWINSET brings charm to clothing in a selection of trendy patterns, romantic floral prints, exquisite finishes, and unique designs to suit any occasion. For a bon-ton look, TWINSET offers georgette and crêpe de Chine in sophisticated designs, or unique lace models reimagined with a new and contemporary twist. Among the perfect, everyday winter looks, the collection offers a wide range of sophisticated knits, embellished by special inlays and appliqués. In addition to scuba, bouclé, animal-print and faux leather styles to add a novel touch to day-to-night looks. The classic ‘little black dress’ comes in many styles and materials, with additional options that include elegant tulle dresses, sequined sweatshirts, jersey and lace styles, knit sheath dresses and so much more. At TWINSET the options as well as the premier quality are a guarantee of extraordinary Italian fashion.