RICAMIFICIO ALBERTO ROLA was founded on May 5th, 1963 by Mr Alberto Rola and his wife Mrs Ernesta Mara as a third party embroidering company offering their service to other existing embroidery’s factories such as Ricamificio Zibetti, Marco Lagattolla, Forster Rohner, Hammerle & Voegel, Cuccirelli, Filtex, Ricamificio Vanoni, Ricamificio Lusi, Federico Aspesi.

In 1993 the Rola’s sons Carlo and Marco join the family’s business and started the process of growing the company as an independent entity aiming to produce for the external market.

A new line focused on embroidered trims, PRENTISS INTL , was added on 1998 and on 2008 thanks to the partnership with the existing company Imagotessile srl shirting cotton fabrics got introduced to the company.

With the creation of the brand IMAGO-ROLA in 2012, a line of jacquards, quilting, knitsfabric has been introduced to the over the years growing RICAMIFICIO ROLA lines with the aim to offer a wide and complete range of novelties fabrics to the international markets.

Mr Carlo Rola, who oversees the creative R&D of each collections, is also the commercial manager and his several yearly trips to different markets such as Asia and United States allow him to be knowledge of the variety of different trends all over the world and offer products that are  very successful among several European customers such as Fendi, Valentino, Dolce & Gabbana, Marc Cain, Versace, Armani, Penny Black and Marina Rinaldi (Max Mara Group), Benetton, Induyco, Carolina Herrera, El Corte Englais, Scervino, Cavalli, Carzedonia, Gucci, etc.

In 2013, with the cooperation with Mr Daniele Aliverti – wellknown textile designer (AD Studio) – produces the new line of scarves: Linea 2ADD.

This high-level collection of scarves, is focused to fulfill the needs of the top range clients.

IMAGO-ROLA, is based in the North part of Italy, in two small town called Cairate and Busto Arsizio which are strategically located in between Biella and Como and not too far from Prato.

The company is a vertical producer of novelties fabrics made with fancy threads, cords, soutage, sequins, ribbons that can be used for both ready to wear and accessories or home decor.

Embroidery , quilting, jacquard, fil coupe’, gaize, broderie Anglais is the core of the fabric offered while we are able to supply also basic shirting fabrics.

In producing our collections we use natural fibers such as wool, silk, cottons that gets combined with special fancy yarns so that we are able to offer a fall winter and a spring summer collections that are refined and modern and that appeals both women’s and fashionable men.

The attention to the customer’s needs is the main focus of IMAGO-ROLA.

Flexibility, competitive prices (as low as 3 euro for basic fabric, as high as 60 euro for high end embroidering one) , challenging lead time (such as 2 to 3 weeks), low minimums (from 28 mts up to 400 mts) but also quality and service is what made this company growing by the years.

High technology embroidery machinery such as Lasser and Saurer are the ones used in our company that also offers the internal use of two plants of punch (Proel and GMI) to create customized patterns.