KNOWLEDGE, TECHNOLOGY & CRAFT
For over 40 years KTC has invested deeply in exactly what the company’s initials stand for: Knowledge, Technology and Craft. By exploring the latest technologies, pioneering manufacturing methods, and forging solid partnerships with some of the world’s most inspirational brands, KTC has become a byword for the development and production of premium, world class, activity specific performance apparel.
Manufaktur showcases partnerships KTC has forged with some of the most inspirational brands, and people, at the pinnacle of garment manufacturing
Founded in 1948 by Engelbert Strauss, producing a wide range of brushes and brooms for local businesses, the eponymous, family-run business, based in Biebergemünd, Germany, is the leading European Brand for workwear and protective equipment. If you are looking for fit-for-purpose clothing that might cross over into popular clothing culture, Engelbert Strauss is probably the one to watch.
Bunney has a simple aim in life. It wants to create beautiful objects that will stand the test of time.
Manufaktur catches up with Bunney’s founder to hear more about the collaboration and a parka it created with KTC to accompany the project.
The thing with great ideas is that they often don’t happen when you want them to. Some will come to you spontaneously, when you least expect them to: when you are out running, having a chat with friends, travelling on a plane, in the shower. In the case of Albert Einstein, he said that he got many of his best ideas when he was shaving. You can’t make them happen. Good ideas take time. Sometimes they take a lot of time.