Since 1943 we select the best fabrics by the meter

In our store you will find a wide range of men’s fabrics by the meter, chosen amongst the best International brands.

A family history

Il Vecchio Drappiere, is an historical fabric shop in Milan, founded in 1943 from Ido Degliuomini and his passion and inventiveness.

Since then, Il Vecchio Drappiere has been the custodian of the ancient art of sewing, offering a wide selection of fabrics by the meter.

Wool, cotton, linen and vintage fabrics to satisfy every need.

Today, the same original passion and the know-how acquired over decades, are carried on by Daniela, Paola and Valeria.

il vecchio drappiere founders

Some of our brands

Vitale Barberis Canonico
Fox Brothers

Click here to discover all the brands, even the vintage ones

The way to dress is a silly concern. But it's very silly for a man not to be well dressed.

Lord Chesterfield