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Sandra's Tips: How to Wash your Cashmere

  Cashmere is one of life’s simplest luxuries.  It is renowned for its silky, soft finish, flawless feel and long-term insulation. We love designing and manufacturing with this natural fibre so you can take home a piece of luxury and wear it forever. Just like you invest in your cashmere, your cashmere invests in you. To ensure that your garment lasts its intended lifespan it is important that you care for it correctly. Contrary to what you’re heard, washing your cashmere preserves the delicate natural fibres and in-turn ensures that your favourite sweater lasts longer - saving you time and money! Sandra’s love for cashmere dates back to her childhood, and who better to run you through a cashmere care guide...

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Sandra's Eggplant Parmigiana Recipe

Sandra's love for creating beautiful garments for all women, go hand in hand with her love for making delicious food for her friends and family. Food and cooking were always firmly rooted in her rich Italian culture and upbringing. If she wasn't working alongside her dad in the family manufacturing warehouse in Fitzroy, she was in the kitchen with her mum cooking treasured family recipes.  One of her specialties and a crowd favourite amongst the team at Alessandra HQ is her famous Eggplant Parmigiana! 1. Cut the eggplant into 15mm thick slices 2. Lay flat and gently sprinkle salt over the eggplant. This helps to remove true bitter moisture. 3. Pat dry with a tea towel to help remove the rest of...

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