Women’s knitwear


We give life to Italian knitwear creations

Elsamanda produces knitwear for collections and prêt-à-porter .The company was established in 2007 in Carpi, near Modena, right at the heart of the textile industrial district, by Annalisa and Paola Candeli, whose passion and expertise in fashion industry have led them to start one of the most successful knitwear producing companies in the Italian panorama. Elsamanda cooperates with worldwide famous fashion brands offering refined knitwear in a very wide range of warm colours from ivory, dove-grey, dark brown, grey with all its shades, and the cheerful and fascinating trendy colours.

Research and development

We believe in research and invest a lot on women’s fashion with an alluring Italian style. Our main features are responsiveness, creativity, interaction with the fashion market, young and iconic spirit, dynamism. Thanks to these values, our company has been proposing its own knitted samples to the most important customers of the fashion system for a decade.

Prototypes & models

Elsamanda produces over 200 samples per season of knitted items in medium and heavy gauge which enrich the garment with the most elaborate knitted stitches like cables, ribs, lozenges, English knit stitch, stockinette stitch, perforated lace stitch. Thanks to original and refined yarns, there are no limit to our creations.

90% is exported
200 prototypes for season
400.000 head per year
115 electronic machines